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...

On the first Sunday of each month, you are invited to bring donations for the Food Pantry located at Rindge Towers in Cambridge. Low-income residents at...

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...

The First Church Shelter, located in the  basement of our church building, co-funded by First Church in Cambridge and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, has served dinner to fourteen guests every night for the last thirty years. The vast majority...

Volunteer signups are underway for the Friday Café! The Friday Café is a weekly community gathering space, where neighbors experiencing homelessness and food insecurity can relax and eat. It’s also a place of encounter, where people can get to...