St. James Helping Hands Food Pantry

Filed Under: Faith-Based Organizations, Food
364 Rindge Avenue
Cambridge, ma 02140
Who to Contact
JT Minor, Food Pantry Coordinator: [Note: English only]

Helping Hand Food Pantry is an all-volunteer operation that provides groceries on the second Saturday of every month to individuals in need of assistance.

During St. James’s redevelopment, the Food Pantry will be held at Fresh Pond Apartments, 364 Rindge Avenue, Cambridge.

Service hours

9:30am-12:30pm on the second Saturday of each month

Requirements & Restrictions

Due to COVID-19, they ask that all guests arrived with a face covering. They also ask that all guests form a line on the ramp adjacent to the pantry entrance. A masked volunteer will bring you a produce bag as well as a box of dry goods

[Note: All volunteer staff will be wearing face-masks and gloves in order to maximize the safety of their guests]

Waiting time
45 minutes


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 January 4, 2021


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