Brighton Allston Congregational Church: Thrift Shop and Food Pantry

Filed Under: Clothing, Faith-Based Organizations, Food
404 Washington Street
Brighton, ma 02135
Phone: 617-254-4046

Thrift Shop
Open on Saturdays 10:00a.m. – 1:00p.p.m. – includes children’s clothes, books, kitchen items, and more. There’s a “free store” downstairs in the church’s dining hall with out-of-season clothing and excess books and toys

Food Pantry: Baskets and Community Supper
The Allston-Brighton Food Pantry provides nourishing food at no cost to members of the Allston-Brighton community.

Requirements & Restrictions

Food Basket- Am I eligible?
In order to qualify for the Food Basket program you must provide:

  • Picture ID
  • Proof of income eligibility (welfare card, Mass Health card, disability papers or unemployment papers), or a referral from a social worker, clergy member, hospital staff, Food Source hotline, etc.
  • a letter with a current postmark confirming your address

If you meet all of these requirements, arrive at the Allston-Brighton Food Pantry (404 Washington St, Brighton) between 10am and 1pm to receive your food basket .


While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.

Last updated November 29, 2021


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