The Allston-Brighton Food Pantry provides nourishing food at no cost to members of the Allston-Brighton community.
Food Basket Distribution
On the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month (except April and November) food baskets are provided to income-eligible residents of Allston and Brighton. Food baskets contain a 3- to 4-day food supply for one household.
During April and November, one special holiday food basket is distributed to make these typically tough times of year a little easier.
To receive a food basket, each guest must provide a picture ID, proof of income eligibility (welfare card, Mass Health card, disability papers or unemployment papers), or a referral from a social worker, clergy member, hospital staff, Food Source hotline, etc. and a letter with a current postmark confirming his address.
Bread & Vegetable Distribution
Available for pick-up: Saturdays 10:00AM – 1:00PM
Every Wednesday: guests are provided with a hot, nutritious five-course meal. The meal includes coffee, tea, punch, bread & butter, fruit salad, garden salad, vegetable soup, a meat entr