DONATIONS UPDATE: WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ANY IN-KIND DONATIONS AT THIS TIME. We are in need of paper grocery-sized double-bagged bags and fabric face masks (in sealed plastic bags). Drop off at 61 Ballard Street or 36 Metacomet Road only (not at City Hall). WE DO NOT NEED EGG CARTONS.

Watch our Double Bag Shuffle before dropping off those bags!


We are open during the City Hall closure and providing food to Newton residents during our regularly scheduled hours. ALL CLIENTS CAN NOW SHOP TWICE PER MONTH. Click here to read our important “Temporary Pantry Procedures” implemented during the crisis.

We need your financial support now more than ever. Head HERE to donate to the Newton Food Pantry today.

Entries in September 2019

The Ride for Food is Coming Fast…Support NFP Riders Now!

On Sunday, October. 6th, the mighty NFP team of 9 will ride its second Three Squares New England Ride for Food! Riding 25 & 50 miles, the team will ride for the Pantry and its clients. We are over halfway to our goal of $12,000 but we still need your support! Meeting (or exceeding) our…

Thank you Lynne’s White Robin Vintage!

A HUGE shout out to Lynne White Robbins, Owner of Lynne’s White Robin Vintage, who collected bowls donated by vendors  at this year’s Upper Falls Village Day. Attendees where able to decorated the Empty Bowls, which were then varnished and sold at Cabot’s Ice Cream. All proceeds from Empty Bowls goes to support the Newton Food…

Newton’s Top Chefs Cook for a Great Cause: Tickets on Sale Now

Newton Food Pantry Announces the 2019 Newton’s Community Table Fundraiser Tickets are on sale NOW for Newton Food Pantry ‘s Newton’s Community Table (NCT)  fundraiser to be held on October 17th 6:30-9:30PM at the Windsor Club in Waban. NCT is a unique event where guests can experience the tastes of some of Newton’s best restaurants…