25% of the money raised by the Concord CROP Walk for the Hungry is used locally to support these groups:
The Acton Community Supper and Food Pantry provides 4 days of groceries and items from their Clothes Closet to 225 families in need from Acton and its surrounding towns each Wednesday 10 AM-7 PM and Thursday 9:30-11:30AM (except the 4th Wed. of the month). Visit www.actoncommunitysupper.org
Mt. Calvary Community Supper serves a free weekly meal in a friendly and welcoming environment to alleviate hunger and social isolation. Meals are served every Wednesday from 5-6 PM at 472 Mass Ave in Acton. All are welcome. Visit www.mtcalvaryacton.org. Call 978-263-5156 for information.
The Bedford Community Table/Pantry serves a free community dinner to 70-85 people from 5-6 PM each Thursday, September though May. They also offer a food pantry every Thursday for individuals or families who can prove need. Visit www.bedfordfoodpantry.org
The Open Table provides a hot nutritious supper to over 100 individuals and groceries to families totaling 300 people, serving all who come. In Concord, it is open every Thursday 4:30-6:30 PM (food pantry) and 5:30-6:30 PM (supper). In Maynard, it is open every Monday 5-7 PM (pantry only). In Sudbury, it is open every Tuesday 6-7 PM (supper). For more information, visit www.opentable.org
The Maynard Food Pantry provides free groceries to 40-45 families each Monday from 10 AM–12 PM. Maynard residents shop twice per month and residents from surrounding towns may shop once per month.
The Sudbury Community Food Pantry provides 60-70 families per week from 81 surrounding towns with free groceries Tuesdays & Thursdays 12-2:30 PM. The Food Pantry is open to all in need, without a needs test. Visit www.sudburyfoodpantry.org for more information.
Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry, Inc. services the communities of Ayer, Devens, Groton, Harvard, Littleton, and Shirley. Families may receive free groceries twice per month. Visit their website at www.loavesfishespantry.org for more information.
The Westminster Community Food Pantry provides free groceries weekly to 15 families in need from Westminster. It is open Wednesdays from noon to 1 PM for senior citizens and Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 PM for the public.