Learn about Newton’s newest supplemental food program – the Newton Community Freedge HERE!

Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) Volunteer Recruitment

Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) Volunteer Recruitment Do you want to be a part of a local non profit that helps countless residents every week to provide healthy food options for them? Can you communicate in Spanish, Russian or Chinese? Do you want to bring your own background and experience to benefit the…

THANK YOU FOR HELPING US REACH OUR GIVING TUESDAY GOAL!

We’re excited to say that in our continued partnership with Brae Burn Country Club we are able to source 260 additional boxes to distribute to clients in 11 Newton Housing Authority facilities across Newton. Please help us to raise the $9,000 needed to purchase senior boxes by making a $35 donation today. Thank you so…

Decorate + Donate!

Looking for a fun activity to do with the kids during the holidays? Consider having a bag decorating party! We greatly appreciate your interest in decorating Kid’s Bags for the Newton Food Pantry.  You will need white paper bags that must be 8” x 4.75” x 10” with handles.  These can be ordered on Amazon…

Purchase a Holiday Meal Box for a NFP Client!

We’re excited to partner with the Brae Burn Country Club this month in offering delicious ham and turkey Holiday Meal boxes to distribute to our clients during the last 2 weeks of December. Each box will include either a ham or a turkey along with vegetables, salad, sides and a dessert for families of 4-5 people. BUT…

It’s Turkey Trot Season!

Announcing the 7th annual Newton Turkey Trot 5K November 2020 Virtual Edition – We Will Trot On Together, Apart! In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s race will support the Newton Turkey Trot mission while at the same time adhering to local and federal guidelines around social distancing.  There will not be a traditional race day, runners will run their own…

Join the Newton Food Pantry 2020 Ride for Food Team!

Want to help your Newton neighbors put food on their table? Join the Newton Food Pantry Ride for Food team! Bike, swim, walk, run or hike for hunger. This event is virtual between 5/19 and 10/18. Teens ages 14-18 years old may join with an adult. Please contact team captain Ron Joseph (treasurer@newtonfoodpantry.org) if you are…

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Volunteers are currently needed for the following positions at the NFP (Must be 18 years or older for all positions): ✨Monday AM Volunteer (75 minute shift): Working within a small team, volunteer in this role must be physically fit and able to lift and move 50 pound boxes and unload 6,000 pounds of food. ✨Wednesday…

Thank you Baramor!

Over the weekend, our board member and fundraising chair Colleen Nolan accepted a check from Arpit Patel, owner of Baramor in Newton Centre as part of our partnership in their Pull for Charity program. Over the last 2 months for every pint purchased of their Pull for Charity draught line, Baramor donated $3 to the NFP…

Join Bike Newton’s Tour de Newton to Support NFP!

Looking for something fun to do with the family that supports our community too? Join Tour de Newton by biking one of their many routes between now and through July 5th. Registration is $5 and all proceeds go to Newton’s food pantries – including the Newton Food Pantry! Thanks to Bike Newton and president Brendan Keegan for…

Support the NFP & HipStitch with Mask Donations!

Want to help support our face mask initiative? 😷Our long time partner HipStitch is offering a special discount on fabric face masks purchased and donated to the NFP.   You can purchase a mask for $10/mask here: https://bit.ly/NFP-HS-Masks.   Once purchased the team at HipStitch will make and deliver the mask to the NFP for…