Wakefield Food Pantry - Americal Civic Center 467 Main Street Wakefield, MA 01880|781-245-2510
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4 v 4 Soccer Jamboree – Aug 16 – 18

2019-06-26T11:09:04-04:00June 25th, 2019|News|

Seacoast United and Wakefield Soccer Association are very excited to announce that they will co-host the first-ever 4v4 Soccer Jamboree in Wakefield this Summer to support the Wakefield Food Pantry.  Divisions are open for both youths and adults. Registration Deadline August 5, 2019 Fri, Aug 16 High

Run/Walk with us on Sunday, July 14th

2019-06-26T11:02:52-04:00June 24th, 2019|Featured, News|

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.

WFP Spring Breakfast

2019-06-22T12:36:25-04:00June 20th, 2019|News|

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

IT Volunteers Needed

2019-06-11T11:18:38-04:00June 8th, 2019|News|

Do you know how to work in Wordpress?  Are you familiar with Mailchimp or 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

We are getting a Van !

2019-06-10T07:46:02-04:00June 8th, 2019|News|

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

“Photos For Food” Charity Auction

2019-05-21T14:56:52-04:00May 5th, 2019|Featured, News|

Hunts Photo and Video Announces “Photos For Food” Charity Auction to Support the Wakefield Food Pantry We are so excited about this event organized by Hunts Photo and Video in Melrose.  For the month of May, Hunts Photo and Video will be auctioning off fun and unique framed images in an effort to raise

Welcome to Our New Website

2019-05-14T08:49:22-04:00May 4th, 2019|News|

We are thrilled to now have an updated website!   A huge Thank You to Merry and Ken Nordeen for sponsoring the development of our new site and John Potter Media for doing the work. We hope you visit us here often to see all the great things happening to help our neighbors!

9-yr-old Pays it Forward

2019-05-14T08:48:26-04:00May 4th, 2019|News|

During a church service, nine-year-old Isabelle had an incredible find in a hymnal book. Along with a $20 bill, she found a note that said: "If you find this, it is meant for you. If you need it, use it and then look for a way to help someone else, financially or otherwise. If you