Welcome to the Heart of Community Care

People Helping People

Our Mission

Serving Our Community with Compassion

The Tewksbury Community Pantry is dedicated to providing both short and long-term food assistance to residents of Tewksbury facing financial challenges. We ensure confidential support to all individuals and families who seek our help. Our services are made possible through the generous contributions and efforts of our community.

Getting Help

Need Assistance?

If you require food assistance, please contact us at (978) 858-2273. Leave a detailed message, and we will return your call promptly.

When and where to visit us and steps to receive support

Find Us

Location: 999 Whipple Road, on the Department of Public Works grounds.

Directions: From the town center gazebo, follow Pleasant Street to its end, turn left on Whipple Road, and drive for 0.5 miles. Turn right on Pine Street and enter the DPW site; we’re the first building on the left.

Applying for Assistance

Residents of Tewksbury experiencing food insecurity are invited to apply for our services. Application forms are accessible from:

  • The Pantry Building
  • Any Tewksbury Church
  • The Town Clerk’s Office at Town Hall
  • The Senior Citizen’s Center on Chandler Street

Distribution Hours

Our pantry doors are open monthly during these times for food distribution:

  • Second Sunday of the Month: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Following Monday of the Month: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Following Saturday of the Month: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

How You Can Help

We extend our deepest gratitude to all who have donated time, food, and funds to the Pantry. Your generosity sustains our mission. We welcome continued support through food drives, volunteer efforts, and donations. Every contribution makes a significant difference in our community.


Monetary donations can be made online via PayPal or mailed directly to the Pantry. We also accept non-perishable food items; please refer to our Donation Guidelines for more details.


Join our team of dedicated volunteers to make a direct impact in Tewksbury. Your time and skills can help support our operations and assist those in need.

Get In Touch

“I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; I will not refuse to do the something I can do.”

For more information or to get involved, please email us at info@tewksburypantry.org or call (978) 858-2273. We look forward to hearing from you.