Garden Remedies' Community Food Drive

Together for Tomorrow.

Partner Highlights

Let's embody our value, "Together for Tomorrow," by building trust and actively contributing to our community's well-being.

Newton Food Pantry

The Food Drive in Melrose

Marlborough Community Cupboard

Our Father’s Table in Fitchburg

Drop off your donations at any Garden Remedies location. No purchase necessary. Just people helping people.

Together for tomorrow.

Join us at Garden Remedies in our mission to strengthen community bonds and address local hunger needs. From December 1st to March 29th, we’re hosting a food drive in support of four incredible local nonprofits. Your contributions of cooking oil, diapers (sizes 4, 5, 6), quick boxed or canned meals, and snack items like crackers will make a significant difference in the lives of those in need. 

How You Can Help

View each organization’s most needed items and get involved now.

Newton Food Pantry


∙ Cereal

∙ Shelf Stable milk (including almond & soy)

∙ Hearty soups

∙ Oatmeal

∙ Pasta

∙ Dry beans

∙ Coffee

∙ Tea

∙ Cooking oil

∙ Spices

∙ Solid white tuna in water


∙ Toothpaste

∙ Individually packaged toothbrushes

∙ Shampoo/Conditioner

∙ Diapers & pull-ups

∙ Baby wipes


DISCLAIMER: Please no glass bottles or jars, oversized products, candy, chips, soda, sugary drinks, travel, or oversized toiletries. All items must be unopened and within the expiration date.

The Food Drive in Melrose


∙ Canned Chicken & Tuna

∙ Canned Fruit & Vegetables

∙ Cold Cereal

∙ Cooking Oil (vegetable, canola – 24 ounce or less)

∙ Jelly (8 – 12 ounce)

∙ Juice (48 ounce or less, plastic bottles preferred)

∙ Milk – Shelf Stable (whole, 2%, 1%)

∙ Pasta & Pasta Sauce

∙ Pancake Mix & Syrup

∙ Peanut Butter (18 ounce) & Jelly

∙ Dish Detergent

∙ Laundry Detergent

Marlborough Community Cupboard and Our Father’s Table in Fitchburg


∙ Cooking Oil

∙ Diapers sizes 4, 5, and 6
∙ Quick boxed
∙ Canned meals
∙ Snacks (i.e., crackers, etc.)