Year-Round Programs

The Free Grocery Store

Once a week: Fresh produce, meats, bakery, dairy, dry goods, and other groceries. All MA residents can shop in our grocery store. All items are free of charge.

Monday/Tuesday/Thursday 9:30am–3:30pm Wednesday 9:30am-6:30pm

No appointments needed. No IDs required. Please wear a mask while shopping.

Hopkinton Food Pantry

Once a week: Perishable and non-perishable groceries for Hopkinton residents packed for curbside pickup. Come to PJB for assistance with these items, Monday-Thursday 9:30am–3:30pm.

Delivery available! Call 508-494-5974 or email pjboffice@comcast.net for more info!

Gluten-Free Food Pantry

Once a week: Gluten-free groceries for MA residents. Come to PJB for assistance with these items, Monday/Tuesday/Thursday 9:30am-3:30pm Wednesday 9:30am-6:30pm.

Click here for details.

Clothing

Temporarily Closed Until January 2022

Once a week: Clothing for all ages. All MA residents can shop in our clothing store. All items are free of charge.

Monday/Tuesday/Thursday 9:30am–3:30pm Wednesday 9:30am-6:30pm.

No appointments needed. No IDs required. Please wear a mask while shopping.

211 Emergency/Domestic Abuse Program

Basic necessities to help individuals and families who have experienced a crisis (such as a natural disaster, flood, house fire, transition from homelessness and the shelter system, recent immigration or incarceration, or domestic abuse incident) get back on their feet. Fill out a 211 Emergency/Domestic Abuse Assistance Request form here.

Basket of Love Program

Temporarily Closed Until January 2022

A basket filled with basic necessities for special circumstances such as new baby, cancer treatments, and life transitions.

Birthday Program

A couple of toys and a book for children age 1-12 years old (and a limited supply of birthday bags with party items such as decorations, cake mix, etc.). Fill out a Birthday Request form here within 30 days prior to the child’s birthdate.

Furniture Network

A place to find or donate pieces of furniture too large to store in our facility. Please click here.

Resource Network

A place containing information about additional resources in our state and local communities. Please click here.

Recycle Center

Anything donated to us that we will not give out through our normal programs, available as you enter.

Seasonal Programs

Valentine’s Day Program (February)

A little valentine love for children up to age 12. Come to PJB for assistance with these items.

Currently closed.

Easter Program (March/April)

Easter baskets for children up to age 12. Come to PJB for assistance with these items.

Currently closed.

Back to School Program (August)

New backpacks and school supplies for preschoolers through seniors in high school. Come to PJB for assistance with these items.

Just visit PJB during our normal pantry hours and ask for backpacks. No online forms required.

If teachers have provided them to the kids, please bring each student’s supplies list.

Keep A Family Warm Program NOW OPEN (October-February)

Once a year: Winter coats for children of all ages. Come to PJB for assistance with these items.

Thanksgiving Program NOW OPEN (November)

Food for Thanksgiving dinner is now available at PJB until November 24. No appointments required; just ask at the front desk. One visit per household.