25% of the money raised by the Concord CROP Walk for the Hungry is used locally to support these groups:

Mt Calvary Community Supper

The Acton Community Supper and Food Pantry offers the opportunity to shop for groceries from their shelves to all those in need from Acton and its surrounding towns each Wednesday 10 AM-7 PM and Thursday 9:30-11:30 AM. The Pantry is closed the week of the 4th Wednesday of the month. Visit www.actonfoodpantry.org

Mt. Calvary Community Supper serves a free weekly meal in a friendly and welcoming environment to alleviate hunger and social isolation. Meals are served every Wednesday from 5-6 PM at 472 Mass Ave in Acton. All are welcome. In response to COVID-19, meals are now served on a to-go basis only. Please drive into the parking lot, remain in your car, and meals will be brought to you. Visit www.mtcalvaryacton.org or call 978-263-5156 for information.

The Bedford Community Table/Pantry, a non-profit, all-volunteer organization, serves a free community dinner to 70-85 people from 5-6 PM each Thursday, September through May. They also offer a food pantry every Thursday year round for individuals or families in need, serving 25-40 families per week. Changes in response to COVID-19 have been made. For more information about offerings, visit www.bedfordfoodpantry.org

Gaining Ground is a Concord farm that grows and distributes organic produce for hunger relief. In 2019, 126,275 pounds were donated to more than a dozen food pantries and meal programs in metro Boston with the help of 2,500 volunteers. For additional information or to volunteer, visit www.gainingground.org.

Open Table's weekly fresh market pantry provides groceries, including seasonal produce, meat & dairy, to over 400 families from 23 towns in the central Middlesex County area. The Open Table pantry is located at 33 Main St, Maynard, and is open by appointment Tuesdays & Thursdays 3-6:30 PM and Tuesdays 12:30-2 PM for seniors (55+). To protect our shoppers and volunteers during the current pandemic, Open Table is providing pre-packed grocery bags and prepared meals and distributing them through a drive-through system in the Maynard municipal parking lot behind the facility. We hope to once again be serving twice-weekly hot, nutritious community suppers in Concord & Maynard. Visit www.opentable.org for the most up-to-date information.

Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry, Inc. services the communities of Ayer, Devens, Groton, Harvard, Littleton, and Shirley. Families may receive free groceries twice per month. Visit their website at www.loavesfishespantry.org for more information.

The Maynard Food Pantry provides free groceries to 40-45 families each Monday from 10 AM–12 PM. Maynard residents shop twice per month and residents from surrounding towns may shop once per month. See www.maynardfoodpantry.com for more information.

The Sudbury Community Food Pantry provides 60-80 families per week from 65 surrounding towns with free groceries Tuesdays & Thursdays 12-2:15 PM. The Food Pantry is open to all in need, without a needs test. Visit www.sudburyfoodpantry.org for more information.

The Westminster Community Food Pantry provides free groceries weekly to families in need from Westminster. It is open Wednesdays from noon to 1 PM for senior citizens and Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 PM for Westminster residents. Visit their page on Facebook for more information.