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So far Anne Miller has created 11 blog entries.

COVID-19 Response

2020-06-11T12:40:57-04:00June 11th, 2020|

Dear Wakefield Community: As you know it’s been an incredible, unprecedented, and challenging time for the Wakefield Food Pantry (WFP), our community, our state, our country, and our world.  This pandemic was something that we could not have expected or planned for. Yet, it is usually in challenging times the true colors of an individual,

Wakefield Cards for the Community

2020-05-05T15:05:54-04:00May 5th, 2020|

To help neighbors in need who may be affected by this unprecedented COVID-19 crisis, three Wakefield entities - the Wakefield Lynnfield Chamber of Commerce, Wakefield Food Pantry and Wakefield School Department - have partnered to create Wakefield Cards for the Community – Helping our Neighbors in Need. This gift card giving program provides the community

New H&R Block Clients can help us raise money

2019-12-30T17:33:22-05:00December 30th, 2019|

Help us raise money by getting your taxes prepared by H&R Block or Block Advisors.  If you are a new client with H&R Block, present our referral code, 40010001101819, at your appointment and we will get a $20 contribution. Thanks in advance!  

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Holiday Campaign

2020-01-23T13:47:35-05:00November 9th, 2019|

The holiday season is here!  It’s busy and filled with great joy and an abundance of food for most of our community.  But, for some, that’s not the case. Last year, the Wakefield Food Pantry (WFP) distributed enough food for 50,000 meals just during November and December to our neighbors in need.  This year,

Dine out, Help Out on November 20th

2019-11-26T19:44:53-05:00October 27th, 2019|

Eat out on November 20th at one of many Wakefield restaurants and a portion of your meal total will go to the Wakefield Food Pantry.     Thank you to the Wakefield Co-operative Bank for organizing this fundraiser ! CLICK HERE FOR LIST OF PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS.

IT Volunteers Needed

2019-12-30T17:31:02-05:00September 23rd, 2019|

Do you know how to work in Wordpress?  Are you familiar with the Google suite of apps (docs/sheets/forms/sites)?  How about Salesforce or DonorPerfect?  Or do you have a software background and can help with some IT projects?   If so, we could use help in these areas.   Take a look at our Volunteer page and if

4 v 4 Soccer Jamboree – Aug 17 – 18

2019-09-18T15:09:17-04:00June 23rd, 2019|

Wakefield will host its first-ever 4v4 Soccer Jamboree this summer to support the Wakefield Food Pantry.  Divisions are open for both youths and adults. Registration Deadline Extended to August 11, 2019 ! Games start at 9:00 am and will end by early afternoon. To Register a Team Please

Run/Walk with us on Sunday, July 14th

2019-07-18T11:51:29-04:00June 20th, 2019|

7th Annual 5K Run/Walk Date: Sunday, July 14, 2019 Start/End Location: Lake Quannapowitt, The Bandstand Race Start Time: 8:30 a.m. Registration Fee: $25, $15 (student), $70 (family of 4) Note: Fees increase on race day Register online: www.tonneson5k.racewire.com NEW: 1/3 Mile Kids Fun Run for Kids 10 & Under at 8:10 a.m.

We are getting a Van !

2019-07-18T11:32:18-04:00June 1st, 2019|

Thank you to all that donated to our fundraising campaign to purchase a van !  We reached our goal of raising the matching funds that we needed, plus a little extra to use towards insurance, registration, gas, etc.   Thank you so much, Wakefield and friends !     Many thanks to the Greater Boston Food

WFP Spring Breakfast

2019-07-18T11:28:32-04:00June 1st, 2019|

The Heritage Americal Civic Center came alive on the morning of June 5, as volunteers, donors, and friends of the Wakefield Food Pantry gathered to celebrate another year of serving neighbors in need. Guests enjoyed a continental breakfast while watching a slide show featuring the daily workings of the Pantry, and were advised to check

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