- Is Hudson Community Food Pantry accepting donations during (COVID – 19)
- Yes! We have been advised by Greater Boston Food Bank that we can accept food donations. Donations can be dropped off at our back door (accessible through the parking lot located at 26 Houghton Court) on Saturdays between 8:30 am and 10:30 am OR leave them at the donation boxes at Stop & Shop or Shaw’s.
- Cereal, pasta, pasta sauce, rice, tuna, peanut butter, jelly, meals in a can (think Spaghettio’s) are great donations right now.
- Personal care items – particularly hand soap or cleaning products would be appreciated.
- Where can I drop off donations?
- We will gladly accept non perishable food items and toiletries at the HCFP. Our address is 28 Houghton Street but we ask you circle around to our back door accessible through the parking lot located at 26 Houghton Court. Look for our blue door!
- Donation boxes are also located at
- St. Michael’s Parish on Manning Street (upstairs and downstairs in the church)
- St. Luke’s Church at the rotary
- United Methodist Church on Felton Street
- St. Stephen Lutheran Church on Bolton Street
- Stop & Shop
- Paquette Family Dental on Cox Street
- If I bring my donations to the food pantry, when can I drop them off?
- We are open Tuesday and Saturday from 9 am to 10:30 am and the first Thursday of each month from 7 pm to 8:30 pm. NOTE: we are temporarily closed on Tuesday as of March 17th.
- If you are unable to bring donations during those times, please contact us at (978) 562-5280 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we can make other arrangements.
- Do you accept baby food/formula/diapers?
- Yes! Please watch the expiration dates on the baby food as we cannot give our clients baby food past the expiration dates.
- We can accept opened packages of diapers.
- Do you accept pet food?
- Yes! And we can accept opened bags of dog or cat food.
- Do you accept personal care items?
- Yes! Soap, shampoo, toothpaste, deodorant, laundry detergent, dish soap are in great demand at HCFP.
Between November 1st and December 20th help support HCFP by returning those overdue library books!! Its that simple!
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.
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 a resource for local nonprofits and enhance the quality of life for all our residents. Since inception, the Foundation has granted $15 million to charitable organizations and currently stewards more than $22 million in charitable assets for current needs and future impact. To learn more, please visit www.foundationformetrowest.org or call 508-647-2260.
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, the nation’s letter carriers will collect the donations that residents have left near their mailboxes. People are encouraged to leave a sturdy bag containing non-perishable foods, such as canned soup, canned vegetables, canned meats and fish, pasta, rice or cereal next to their mailbox before the regular mail delivery on Saturday.
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Hudson Community Food Pantry, Inc
28 Houghton Street
Hudson, MA 01749
Saturdays: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
First Thursday of the month:
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM