Woburn Food Pantry Needs Assistance

The Food Pantry located at 2 Merrimac Street is in need of assistance. If you are able to help out by picking up a few extra groceries in the next few weeks, that would be a great help.

Rodney Flynn, the Treasurer of WREN (Woburn Residents' Environmental Network) has offered to help drop off items of donation to the pantry if you are unable to make it yourself. You may contact Rodney through email at FVirgos01801@aol.com or call him at (781) 935-0222. The pantry's drop off hours are from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm from Monday to Friday. Please note that donated items must be within the freshness date stamped on the can or package.

As a reminder the items listed below are acceptable for donations:
- Baked beans, canned fruits/vegetables, canned lunch (Spaghetti O's, etc), canned meat (stew, spam, chili), cereals, condiments, coffee, dessert mixes, Jello-O, pudding, instant mashed potatoes, snacks (cookies and crackers), sugar free/low sodium/fat free foods, jelly, juice, pasta, peanut butter, powdered milk, rice/rice mixes, soup, spaghetti sauce, and tuna

Unacceptable/Avoidable Items include:
- Fresh or frozen items
- Items in glass jars