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.

Thanks to Dedham’s Rashi Jewish Day School!

A huge thank you to Dedham’s Rashi Jewish Day School Kindergarten class for collecting 26 boxes of food, books and personal care items as part of their social justice curriculum. We so appreciate the support! (Image: Stephanie Rotsky (the school’s social justice coordinator), Sharon Miller, and Rachel Liptz delivering donations to Newton Food Pantry)

Newton Firefighters want to help extinguish hunger in Newton!  

Help extinguish hunger in Newton by supporting the Newton Firefighters Association’s citywide food drive to aid the food pantries in Newton. From June 8 to June 22, Newton Firefighters will be holding a food drive on behalf of the three food pantries in Newton; the Centre Street Food Pantry, the Newton Food Pantry and the Arabic Baptist…

Support the Newton Food Pantry 2018 Ride For Food Team!

We are excited to announce Newton Food Pantry’s participation in the Three Squares New England 7th Annual Ride for Food fundraising bike ride to take place on Sunday, September 23, 2018. Learn more about the NFP team and find out how you can help us raise funds to feed our neighbors in need by checking…

The Postal Carriers delivered again!  

Each year the Postal Carriers do a national food drive to stamp out hunger.  Last week, the Newton Food Pantry received food from this collection, with Post Office trucks delivering bag after bag of much needed food.  A special thank you goes out to the coordinators of the four post offices that deliver to the…

Project Bread kicks off its 50th Walk for Hunger!

Last month Project Bread kicked off its 50th Walk for Hunger. The Walk will take place on Sunday, May 6 on the Boston Common. Money raised by the Walk supports hundreds of anti-hunger programs in Massachusetts, including the Newton Food Pantry’s. Please consider joining and register today at www.projectbread.org/walk.

Thanks Boston Web Marketing for your Support!

Boston Web Marketing held their first of what they hope will be many drives to support the Newton Food Pantry. Headed by Ashley Caparalella, their drive responded to our most needed items list. Thank you Ashley. We so appreciate your support.

Thank you Brownies Troop 62737

A huge shout out to Brownies Troop 62737 who visited the Newton Food Pantry last week and donated MANY boxes of cookies. The troop learned all about the NFP and what it does to help our community. Thanks again to the wonderful generosity of Brownies Troop 62737!

Thank you Brown Middle School!

Last week, teachers from Brown Middle School dropped off over 180 bags of donations collected for the Newton Food Pantry in a targeted drive run by the 6th Graders. Thank you so much for your commitment and generosity. We are very grateful!

GBFB’s response to President Trump’s Proposed Budget

The Greater Boston Food Bank’s response to the president’s recent FY19 budget proposal calling for a 30% reduction in our nation’s most effected anti-hunger programs. Watch the brief video here to learn more about the cuts and reductions outlined in this proposal.

Thank you Melanie!

Thank you Melanie Fleet for hosting such a fantastic event last week at Paddy’s to benefit the Newton Food Pantry! The event was a huge success collecting over 15 bags of donations and much needed funds through various gift raffles. We are very fortunate to have you in our community and are very grateful for…