ABOUT US

OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE FAMILIES WITHIN OUR COMMUNITY WITH CONSISTENT ACCESS TO NUTRICIOUS FOOD IN A DIGNIFIED, SENSITIVE AND INCLUSIVE ENVIRONMENT.

We are a regional agency located in Newton that serves eight neighboring cities.

Our organization is led by a volunteer Board of Directors and part-time staff.

We fulfill our mission due to the work of hundreds of passionate volunteers.


We are sustained by the generosity of people, local organizations and grants.

Board of Directors

Amy LesS

PresidenT

jean chadbourne

Secretary

Laurie UtsteiN

treasurer

karen allschwanG

Katherine Ballas

Saadia Baloch

cathy boskey

evan hoffman

kaRen KipmaN

Vikram Krishnamachari

risa shames

Staff

Rose Saia

Pantry managER

REGGIE NGUYEN

OPERATIONS Coordinator

Sarah Tardiff

VOLUTEER Coordinator

 

JOIN Us!

 

We are small group doing big work and are now seeking a few more helping hands.

 

We are expanding our board of directors and are looking for individuals with expertise in:

Finance

Marketing

Fundraising

Organizational Leadership

Please email RISA if you want to begin a conversation or wish to recommend someone for our consideration.

HOW MUCH FOOD DO WE Distribute?

 

We provide groceries to more than 750 families a month and give them

 3,500 grocery bags that add up to 50,000 pounds of food!