Supporting the area’s food programs during Franklin County Hunger Action Week

  • From left Elyssa Maria Serrill, Stephanie Jeffries, Kristen Levitt and Lysa Morton prepare vegan meals for the Feastival Meal on Thursday at the Stone Soup Cafe. Staff Photo/PAUL FRANZ

Staff Report
Published: 9/24/2020 11:23:30 AM

The week of Sept. 20 through 26 annual marks Franklin County Hunger Action week, an initiative to raise money for area food organizations. The following is a list of local agencies where donations can be sent.

Ashfield

• Hilltown Churches Food Pantry, First Congregational Church, 429 Main St., Ashfield, MA 01330. 413-625-0020. ashfield.org/2391/Hilltown-Churches-Food-Pantry.

Charlemont 

• Good Neighbors Food Pantry, Charlemont Federated Church, 175 Main St., Charlemont, MA 01339. 413-337-4957. charlemontfederatedchurch.org/37-2.

Greenfield 

• Bread of Life Kitchen Food Distribution at Beacon Field, Blessed Sacrament, 133 Main St., Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-773-3311. blessedsacramentgreenfieldma.org.  

• Center For Self Reliance Food Pantry, c/o Community Action, 393 Main St., Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-773-5029, bit.ly/CSRDonate2020

• Residential Services Pantry, Community Builders at Leyden Woods, 24 Leyden Woods Lane, Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-774-2272. leydenwoodsapartments.com.

• Outreach Program Pantry, Dial/Self, 16 Miles St., Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-774-7054, http://dialself.org. 

• The Episcopal Church of Saints James and Andrew, provides free meals and a toiletries pantry, 8 Church St., Greenfield, MA 01301. saintsjamesandandrew.org. 

• Faith Church Food Pantry, Faith Baptist Church, 331 Silver St., Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-774-6438. discoverfaithchurch.com.

• Feastival meals, Just Roots and The Stone Soup Café, Greenfield, MA 01301.Info@justroots.org or 413-325 8969. justroots.org/programs/feastivals, 

• Food Bank's Mobile Food Bank - Oak Court 7 Oak Court, Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-247-9738, foodbankwma.org/get-help/mobile-food-bank.

• Greenfield Meal Site, Franklin County Community Meals Program, 16 Court Square, Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-772-1033. fccmp.org.

• Salvation Army operating through its Greenfield Corps, Food Pantry and Meals 72 Chapman St., Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-773-3154. massachusetts.salvationarmy.org/MA/Greenfield.

• Stone Soup Café, All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 399 Main St., Greenfield, MA 01301. 413-475-0072. thestonesoupcafe.org.

Leverett

• North Leverett Food Pantry, North Leverett Baptist Church, 70 North Leverett Road, Leverett, MA 01054. 413-367-2619. nlbcma.org/food-pantry-health-clinic.

Northfield

• Northfield Food Pantry, First Parish Unitarian Church, 115 Main St., Northfield, MA 01360. 413-498-5780. To donate, send checks made out to the Northfield Food Pantry to P.O. Box 103, Northfield, MA 01360.

Orange

• Dial / Self Food Pantry, 15-17 East Main St., Orange, MA 01364. 413-774-7054, dialself.org.

• Orange Food Pantry, Franklin County Community Meals Program, 118 East Main St., Orange, MA 01364. 978-544-2149. fccmp.org.

• Orange Meal Site, Franklin County Community Meals Program, 135 East Main St., Orange, MA 01364. 603-566-6644. fccmp.org.

• St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry, St. Mary's Church, 19 Congress St., Orange, MA 01364. 978-544-6814. stmaryorange.online/ministries.

Shelburne Falls

• Community Action’s West County Emergency Food Pantry, 51 Maple St., Shelburne Falls, MA 01370. 413-773-5029, bit.ly/CSRDonate2020.

• Free West County Community Meal on Friday evenings, Trinity Church, 17 Severance St. (P.O. Box 96), Shelburne Falls, MA 01370. (Checks made out to Trinity Church.)  Also provides a Free Community Clothes Closet. 413-625-2341. trinityshelburnefalls.org.

Turners Falls

• Food Bank's Mobile Food Bank, Montague 62 5th St., Turners Falls, MA 01376. 413-247-9738, foodbankwma.org/get-help/mobile-food-bank.

• Franklin Area Survival Center, Food Pantry, 96 Fourth St., Turners Falls, MA 01376. 413-863-9549, franklinareasurvivalcenter.org.

• Pioneer Valley Workers Center provides food at Brick House Community Resource Center, 24 3rd St., Turners Falls, MA 01376. Contact apoyo.mutuo@gmail.com for more information. 

• Turners Falls Meal Site, Franklin County Community Meals Program, 90 7th St., Turners Falls, MA 01376. 413-772-1033, fccmp.org.

Wendell:

• Good Neighbors Food Pantry, Wendell Good Neighbors, Inc., 6 Center St., Wendell, MA 01379. 978-544-3775. Donations are greatly appreciated and can be mailed to: Good Neighbors, P.O. Box 222, Wendell, Wendell, MA 01379.




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