Feeding Ministries

If you offer your food to the hungry and satisfy the needs of the afflicted, then your light shall rise in the darkness and your gloom be like the noonday. — Isaiah 58:10

Through meals, sandwiches and local produce, First Church offers nourishment to the body and healing for the planet.

Started in 1982, the Harvard Square Meals Program is an ecumenical ministry of 10 churches in Harvard Square. It serves a nutritious, sit-down dinner every...

First Church regularly collects donations for Helping Hand Food Pantry located just down Mass Ave. at St. James Episcopal Church in Porter Square. A basket...

On the first Saturday and Sunday of every month, First Church prepares several dozen brown-bag meals for The Outdoor Church to distribute in their street...

Did you know that the benefits of the Elderly, Disabled and Children’s Program (EAEDC) haven’t increased since 1988? The MA Coalition for the Homeless is gearing up for a campaign to increase monthly grants for program recipients from $303.70 to...

Join First Church's actions for gun safety. Contact Ann McCann, Chair Witness Against Gun Violence and Inequality at [email protected]
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Your help is needed as a volunteer for the First Church Shelter - for one time or many. Please contact Jim Stewart, Shelter Director, at 661-1873.