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Food Facts and Resources

The Barre Food Pantry relies heavily on donations from people and organizations in our community to help supply food for distribution. During the year, several local groups sponsor food drives to support our efforts. If you or your group can help by organizing a food drive, please contact director David Petrovick at 978-355-4519 for more information.

Ruggles Lane Elementary School collected and donated  378 pounds of food during their October food drive. Oakham Center School also held a drive and collected 170 pounds of non- perishables.

Quabbin High School nutrition class will be holding a food drive on November 13-20. Contact info is dmcmorrow@qrsd.org or call Michelle Bertrand at 774-757-7888 They are looking for non-perishable foods. Please check expiration dates on the food before you donate.

Ruggles Lane Elementary School hosted a food drive October 9-31. Non perishable food, health and beauty, and cleaning supplies are welcome. Contact info: Ms. Tuttle at
dtuttle@qrsd.org or 978-355-2934 also Michelle Bertrand at 774-757-7888.

Contact Michelle Bertrand at the food bank
 774-757-7888 for information about how your group can hold a food drive.

2017 Distribution Dates
pickup food

If school is canceled in the Quabbin Regional School District on a scheduled distribution day due to bad weather, distribution will be postponed until the following day. If school is called off for multiple days, distribution will take place on the first day the Quabbin District reopens.

Permanent Drop-off Locations

Barre Family Health Center (reception desk)
Barre Senior Center
Woods Memorial Library
You can help our work in the  community by Sponsoring a Food Drive, by making a donation or by giving of your time.

For information about volunteering call Sonja @ (978) 355-6921. For emergency assistance or answers to other questions call Chuck @ (978) 355-6463

The Barre Food Pantry
Barre Congregational Church
Park Street
 Barre, MA 01005

Financial contributions may be sent to the above address.
The Barre Food Pantry is located at the Barre Congregational Church on Park Street.