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Food banks, soup kitchens and food pantries in Mattapan MA

Greater Boston Nazarene Compassionate Center Food Pantry
Mattapan, MA 02126
Details: In times of family crisis and poverty, access to basic service such as food, and other products is critical to supporting and strengthening families. Greater Boston Nazarene Compassionate Center and the Church of the Nazarene Friends of the Humble have developed a strong food program that serves over three hundred families a week to low income families from Haiti and other Caribbean nations. Each Wednesday from 10:00AM to 1:00PM, in partnership with the Greater Boston Food Bank GBNCC distributes grocery bags totaling 7000 lbs. of culturally and nutritionally appropriate food per week. With an average of 4 people per household, this number represents over 1200 clients served weekly through GBNCC's pantry. In 2010, 44,644 clients were served by the Food Pantry.