Entries by Andy Horvitz

Boy Scouts to Hold Food Pantry Drive

Area Boy Scouts will collect for the Hudson Community Food Pantry in their annual drive Nov. 3 throughout the town. Residents may leave food at their door by 9 a.m. that morning for pick-up. Recommended are peanut butter, canned stew, canned and boxed soups, paper goods, and any long shelf-life items.

A Generous Grant

The Hudson Community Food Pantry, Inc., was recently awarded a generous grant from the Foundation for MetroWest. Established in 1995, the Foundation for MetroWest is the only community foundation serving the 33 cities and towns in the region. They promote philanthropy in the region, help donors maximize the impact of their local giving, serve as […]

Letter Carriers’ Annual Food Drive

Letter Carriers’ Annual Food Drive Set for May 12 Throughout Nation 26th Food Drive Will Help Feed Needy Families in All 50 States The Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive, the country’s largest single-day food drive, provides residents with an easy way to donate food to those in need. On May 12, as they deliver mail, […]

Runners Donate 750 Cans of Food

With cool and cloudy conditions, Issam Krieche of Marlborough set a new club record in the annual Laborious Labor Day 10-miler on Monday morning with a blazing time of 58:05. The challenging and hilly course runs through Marlborough’s north side around the Charter Oak Country Club and finishes with a brutal, mile-long uphill on Hosmer […]

Birthday Gift

Hudson girl celebrates birthday with donation to Hudson Food Pantry It was Christmas in July at the Hudson Food Pantry last month, when Hudson residents Katie Joslyn, 8 and her sister, Alex, 5, brought $250 worth of cash, food and toy donations to the Houghton Street site. Katie, who has a Christmas Day birthday, celebrates […]

Annual Food Drive

The Hudson Postal Carriers are holding their annual food drive to benefit the Hudson Community Pantry. On Saturday, May 14, patrons are invited to leave non-perishable good by their mailbox or front door for collection by their carrier, sometime after 9 a.m. Helen Roach, Food Drive committee chairman, said the Pantry can use all types […]

Foundation for Metrowest

Foundation for MetroWest has granted $110,000 to be distributed among 51 food pantries and other hunger relief agencies in 30 cities and towns throughout Massachusetts. Among the grantees are the Ashland Emergency Food Pantry, Holliston Pantry Shelf, Project Just Because in Hopkinton, Hudson Community Food Pantry, Marlborough Community Cupboard, A Place to Turn in Natick, […]