SAVE THE DATE: Newton’s Community Table Event October 17th

Newton’s Community Table, a fundraiser to benefit the Newton Food Pantry, is back this October! The event will once again be held at the Windsor Club from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tickets will go on sale September 9th. Get both dates on your calendar today, and keep an eye out for more details in the coming months.

Support our Boston Marathon Runners!

The 2019 Boston Marathon is just around the corner! The 2019 Boston Marathon is on April 15 (less than 2 weeks away!), and two Newton residents are running to support the Newton Food Pantry! Please consider donating using their links below. And be sure to cheer them on the 15th as they race through Newton. MB Keiller (Bib #29425): https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/team/mbs-2019-boston-marathon-run Aimee…

Newton-Watertown Creative Start OPEN HOUSE 3/14/19

The Newton-Watertown Creative Start Preschool Childcare  (enrolling children ages 3 to 5 years) is holding an Open House on March 14, 2019, 9AM-5PM Why the Newton-Watertown Creative Start? Spacious classrooms Department of Early Education and Care certified Staff Breakfast and lunch included Curriculum based on Massachusetts Department of Education Guidelines On-site educational, vision, and hearing screenings…

Thanks to Troop 9!

Members of Troop 9 Waban came with 45 bags of food and other needed items. They sorted their contribution as well as the contribution that arrived from Bowen Cooperative Nursery School.

Project Bread

Join NFP’s Walk for Hunger Team!

The Newton Food Pantry is proud to be participating in Project Bread’s 51st Walk for Hunger & 5K Run on Sunday, May 5, 2019. The pantry team’s fundraising efforts will directly support the Newton Food Pantry. We welcome adults and teens (ages 13+) to join the team. The money raised by Walk participants like the…

Winsor Lower School students visit the NFP

A very amazing group of Winsor Lower School students had a service day at the food pantry this week. They enthusiastically sorted donated food, cleaned our bag storage area and helped prepare women’s personal hygiene items for distribution.

Support during Federal Government Shutdown

If you are a Newton resident and are currently impacted by the current Federal Government closures the Newton Food Pantry if available to assist.  The Newton Food Pantry provides food assistance and personal care products to Newton residents who experience food insecurity. The Newton Food Pantry is open for shopping every Wednesday from 1:30-5:30pm, and the 3rd…

Way to go Ollie!

4 year old Ollie told his friends to bring food to donate to the Newton Food Pantry in lieu of gifts for his recent birthday party. The result? Ollie collected @ 12 bags of donations for the NFP including our most needed items. We are so grateful for thoughtfulness of even our youngest community members!

Happy 95th Birthday Jackie!

On January 17th, volunteers at the Newton Food Pantry helped Jackie Colby, President Emeritus, celebrate her 95th Birthday. Jackie, along with a few of her fellow parishioners, founded the pantry in 1983. Learn more about her journey here. Happy Birthday Jackie!

Holiday Food Drive supports NFP

Champ Internet Solutions and Barclay Water Management, Inc teamed up with Chapel Bridge Park to run a holiday food drive from Dec 1-Jan 10  to support the Newton Food Pantry. After donating, they came to NFP to learn about food insecurity and the pantry’s role in addressing hunger within our community. Thank you to the…