Food Pantry

The Needham Community Council Food Pantry has been in existence for more than twenty-five years. We serve over 200 Needham households each month. Click on the link below to learn how to become a Food Pantry shopper.  

Customers of the Food Pantry receive food, paper goods, and toiletries. Items are provided by Roche Bros., Sudbury Farms, Volante Farms, Needham Community Farm, Houses of Worship, local schools, Scouts and Postal Workers’ food drives, social organizations, local companies, individuals and donated funds. The Greater Boston Food Bank also is a source of food.

Donations to the Food Pantry

We always appreciate donations to the Food Pantry.  

>>  Download the September 2015 Wish List

Donation Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Hours for Shoppers

Mondays 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesdays 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Click on this link to learn how to
Become a Food Pantry Shopper

Contact Information:

Phone 781-444-2415 Ext: 1050
Fax 781-453-8806

Needham Community Farm

Food PantryThe Needham Community Farm donates fresh produce to the Council Food Pantry throughout the year. To learn more about the Needham Community Farm, visit their website at

 >>  View/Download Farm Recipes for Fresh Produce