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Open Table’s mission is to provide healthy food, friendship, and support to those in need while respecting their privacy and dignity.

Open Table offers weekly community supper programs and food pantries in Concord and Maynard/Sudbury to more than 300 guests. Founded in 1989, we provide a welcoming community of support and assistance to families and individuals, including many seniors and children – open to all who come.

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Your gift will help provide meals and groceries and will make a real difference in out guests’ well-being. Thank you for your support.

Recent News

September Volunteer Link Now Available

September Volunteer Link Now Available

The September Issue of the Volunteer Link newsletter is now available online. This month's issue is short and sweet, providing information about volunteer and support opportunities for the Ride for Food and Whole Foods Bedford Food Drive. Volunteer Link - September 2016

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Whole Foods Bedford Food Drive – 2 Weeks Away

Whole Foods Bedford Food Drive – 2 Weeks Away

In case you hadn't heard, we’re collaborating with Whole Foods Market at the Bedford, MA store on a HUGE Food Drive two weeks from Friday. Plan your shopping and pick up a few items to donate to us while you’re at it! The Food Drive will be held Friday, September 30 –…

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Tomorrow (9/8) Is Hunger Action Day

Tomorrow (9/8) is Hunger Action Day

Don't forget to wear ORANGE on Hunger Action Day, Thursday, September 8, 2016! GBFB is kicking off Hunger Action Month with a proclamation from Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and with a “Flip the Switch” ceremony at the Prudential Center on Hunger Action Day, September 8, 2016. The Prudential Center and…

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Events

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Follow us on Facebook to keep up to date on all the action at our dinners and pantries, get an inside look at our day-to-day operations, and learn more about food insecurity and other community issues.

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Harvest time is a wonderful time at the Open Table Pantry. Last night offered pineapple, melon, strawberries, broccoli, squashes, onions, yams, potatoes, carrots, kohlrabi, turnips, fennel & Celeriac, tomatoes, Peppers, salad greens, peaches, apples and oranges. Whew! ... See MoreSee Less

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Reminder that this weekend there is a BIG food drive at the Whole Foods Market in Bedford - Hope you'll plan your shopping there and include a donation for Open Table. ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to our Bike Team and their great fund raising job on the ride today - and what a fantastic day to be out on your bike ... See MoreSee Less

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How You Can Help

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Make a Donation

Thanks to generous individuals like you, Open Table’s community dinner programs and onsite pantries make a real difference to our guests’ well-being. We greatly appreciate donations of any amount.

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Spread the Word

Follow us on Facebook, subscribe to our Volunteer Newsletter, talk to us about organizing a community event, work with our sustaining and contributing partners, or just learn more about hunger and how it affects our community. The more people know about the issues and our organization, the closer we can come to accomplishing our mission.

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Support the Team

Open Table is again partnering with Three Squares New England in the fifth Annual Ride for Food to be held Sunday, September 25, 2016. We need your help! Consider riding with us, making a donation to support the team, or volunteering at the event.

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Become a Volunteer

Join us in our mission to end food insecurity in our community. We are an all-volunteer organization that relies on the energy, talent, and enthusiasm of hundreds of people. We have opportunities to help in the pantries, kitchens, and behind-the-scenes – come work with us!

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Donate Groceries

Because we provide meals and extra groceries for hundreds of people each week we always need help keeping our pantries stocked. We rely on your generous donations. Consider organizing or participating in a food drive, or just pick up a little extra for someone else the next time you are at the grocery store. It all adds up!

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Other Ways to Help

There are many other ways that you can help us in our mission to end hunger in our community. You can support Open Table while shopping for groceries or online, by creating centerpieces, and so much more. We appreciate all types of support!

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