November 4, 2021
Just a short two months ago we moved our food distribution back indoors to a pre-pandemic shopping model. Gone are the days of pre-bagging groceries for our afternoon clients and handing out bags in unpredictable weather!
October 13, 2021
Life has so many other challenges, feeding your family should not be one of them. This is why Patty Connolly ran the 2021 Boston Marathon for the Newton Food Pantry.
September 8, 2021
Like many Newton Food Pantry clients, Bob Felleman was reluctant to visit the pantry the first time. Now he's spreading the word about the pantry's new space and expanded choices.
September 3, 2021
About four years ago, Julie Plaut Mahoney had a lightbulb moment. Find out how her work with eldercare and hospice patients became an opportunity to help families moving into new homes, and turned Welcome Home into one of our most important partners.
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March 3, 2021
According to a recent article by Boston Indicators (the research center at the Boston Foundation), food insecurity in Massachusetts has doubled during the COVID-19 pandemic, from an 8% share of the population in 2019 to 16% in 2020.
March 3, 2021
A huge thank you to our business partner, Great Harvest Bread, for donating anywhere from 40 to 60 loaves of bread per week to the Newton Food Pantry since the pandemic began in March of 2020. They have also agreed to donate their day-old breads to the Newton Community freedge.