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

COVID-19 & Your Money: How to Make Your Grocery Runs Count

Many of us still find it challenging to go to the grocery store during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The team at theSkimm hopes to ease some anxieties by offering helpful tips from strategizing your shopping list to making the food last. Read the full article here.    

NFP COVID-19 Update

To Our Newton Community, On behalf of the entire team of volunteers here at the Newton Food Pantry, we would like to take a moment to thank you for your incredible support over the last 6 weeks. COVID-19 has brought about a challenging and uncertain time for many in our community but our hearts are…

We are not accepting any in-kind donations at this time.

Due to health precautions and storage space, the Newton Food Pantry is NOT accepting in-kind donations at this time.  We are in need of paper grocery-sized double-bagged bags and empty egg cartons. These can be dropped off at 61 Ballard Street or 36 Metacomet Road (NOT AT CITY HALL). Looking to help? The Newton Food…

Introducing #EatUP: Nutritious Meals from Shelf-Stable Ingredients

Several Dietitians came together to develop #EatUP: meal ideas using food pantry staples (canned meat/fish, canned vegetables, powdered eggs, etc). We’re thrilled to be able to share these nutritious and balanced meal ideas with you now. Download them HERE today!


We are open during the City Hall closure and providing food to Newton residents (including both NEW and EXISTING clients) during our regularly scheduled hours. Click here to read our important “Temporary Pantry Procedures” implemented during the crisis. During this time, please drop off non-perishable donations at 36 Metacomet Road or 61 Ballard Street. Through the…

Kelly Salem Runs for the Newton Food Pantry at 2020 Boston Marathon

We are so excited to announce that Kelly Salems will be running her third Boston Marathon partnered with the City of Newton and benefitting The Newton Food Pantry this April 2020. Please consider donating to her fundraising efforts today! https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/kelly-salems-newton-food-pantry-2020-boston-marathon

You’re Invite: Dine & Drink at Baramor to benefit the NFP

You’re invited to join fellow friends, neighbors and supporters of the Newton Food Pantry for a special night of celebration at Newton Centre’s newest gastropub and bar, Baramor, Thursday, March 5, 6-9PM. The evening will include a custom menu, signature cocktails and raffle. For every menu item you purchase, Baramor will donate $3 to the…

SAVE THE DATE (3/5/20): Dine & Drink to Support the NFP!

Please SAVE THE DATE for a very special Dine & Drink fundraising event for the Newton Food Pantry on THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 6-9PM at Newton Centre’s newest gastropub, Baramor Newton. Stay tuned for exciting details in the weeks to come. Learn more about Baramor at www.baramornewton.com.

Announcing this year’s NFP Boston Marathon Runner, Rachel Wrangles!

Training has begun for the 2020 Boston Marathon runners! The 2020 Boston Marathon is just a few short months away and we are beyond excited to announce that Newton Resident, Rachel Wrangles, will be running in support of the Newton Food Pantry this year. Please consider supporting Rachel and the NFP by donating today. Learn…

Catch our display at the Newton Public Library?

We are so thankful to the Newton Public Library for giving us use of these wonderful display cases throughout the month of December. We hope it will remind people of the ongoing need to support the Newton Food Pantry!