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Food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries in Lowell MA

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Boston - Merrimack Valley Catholic Charities (Lowell)
Lowell, MA 01852
Details: For more than 100 years, Catholic Charities has continued its mission of building a just and compassionate society rooted in the dignity of all people. Catholic Charities is tasked with serving those who wonder how they will be able to meet their most basic needs. We embrace each family with a plan to achieve self-sufficiency, giving back some of the choices that they lost along the way. Our Food Pantries are located in Dorchester, Boston's South End, Brockton, Lowell and Somerville.
Central Food Ministry, Inc.
Lowell, MA 01850
Details: At Central Food Ministry Inc. located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we strive to make the atmosphere one of hope and encouragement. The volunteers are guided by the following scripture verse - “If I give all I possess to the poor and surrender my body to the flames, but have not love, I gain nothing.” (1 Corinthians 13:3). Volunteers witness to the clients by being cheerful, loving, caring and encouraging. There are Bibles and Christian materials available for the clients in the reception area.
Merrimack Valley Food Bank
Lowell, MA 01854
Details: The Merrimack Valley Food Bank is a community-supported 501C-3 non-profit organization that provides nutritious food and personal care items to emergency feeding programs serving the low-income, homeless and hungry. We are one of four food banks in Massachusetts that serves food pantries, shelters and meal programs that in turn, serve individuals and families.
Saint Paul’s Soup Kitchen
Lowell, MA 01852
Details: St. Paul’s Kitchen was started in 2000 by Rose Bronk, a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. When St. Paul’s closed, Eliot Church took over as the host church. Between eighty and one hundred and sixty homeless and disadvantaged people come for a hot meal every weekday evening, Monday through Friday, 52 weeks a year, rain or shine. Food is served from 5 to 6 p.m. Several area Protestant churches and other organizations take turns preparing and serving the meals.
The Open Pantry of Greater Lowell
Lowell, MA 01852
Details: The mission of The Open Pantry is to relieve hunger in our community. We aim to connect people to a variety of filling, nutritious, and culturally-appropriate food as well as to other community resources; to advocate on behalf of those in need locally, statewide, and nationally; and to engage with others in building food security.
The Salvation Army Lowell
Lowell, MA 01853
Details: Food Pantry: Available Wednesday-Friday | 9:00am - 11:00am To supplement families food source. For low income families and/or those experiencing food insecurity. You must bring the following: Photo ID, rent or mortgage receipt or statement, proof of income, utility bill (gas, electric or oil only) and social security cards for everyone in your home. PLEASE NOTE: The food pantry is CLOSED in November and December.