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Your holiday shopping can help us out!

on Thu, 12/08/2016 - 19:14

 

Just click this link and  Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase to us! Couldn't be easier.

No food pantry or dinner on Thanksgiving

on Wed, 11/23/2016 - 02:03

Our volunteers will be taking a well-deserved break this Thursday, 11/24, to enjoy Thanksgiving with their families. Best wishes to all!

10th Annual Turkey Trot coming up November 24

on Mon, 10/31/2016 - 23:15

Coming right up, our biggest fun- and  fund-raiser of the year, the 10th annual Turkey Trot, sponsored by Bedford Florist. Held Thanksgiving morning, the Turkey Trot is a 5k run/2k walk that starts and ends at John Glenn Middle School in Bedford. Last year smashed our previous records for participation and donations, with nearly 400 people raising over $10,000 to support the Bedford Food Pantry. Be part of the fun this year! Online registration is available now at https://racesonline.com/events/bedford-turkey-trot. Fee is $25 per person until 11/20, and $30 on the day of the race. More details available at https://www.facebook.com/events/660636197426751/.

Thanksgiving pantry coming 11/21

on Wed, 10/26/2016 - 02:38

Our traditional Thanksgiving pantry will be held Monday, November 21, from 4:00 to 6:00. It takes the place of our usual Thursday pantry that week. Participants in the Thanksgiving pantry will receive a frozen turkey and ingredients for classic side dishes and gravy. We will accept sign-ups at the 11/3 and 11/10 pantries. Requests must be made in person at the pantry, not over the phone or through the website. Undistributed turkeys may be available to clients not on the sign-up list, starting at 5:30 on the 21st.

USPS Letter Carriers' Food Drive is May 14--Help!

on Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:46

Every year the USPS Letter Carriers' "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive brings us many hundreds of pounds of food. We love the support, but it's always a challenge to cope with the deluge. If you're available on Saturday, May 14 from 1:00-6:00 (or any portion thereof), please come to the Food Pantry and help us sort through the bounty. If you're interested, let us know by using the website Contact form, or leaving a message at 781-275-7355. Many thanks!

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