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STAMP OUT HUNGER!     SATURDAY, MAY 10TH 

On Saturday, May 10, hundreds of thousands of letter carriers, retirees, family members and volunteers will once again take to mail routes across the country and pick up sacks of non-perishable food and deliver the goods to the food pantries that serve their local communities.  Join us!

Acord Food Pantry in Hamilton, MA offers food assistance to residents of six towns north of Boston:

HAMILTON • WENHAM • IPSWICH • ESSEX • TOPSFIELD • MANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA

Acord Food Pantry is handicapped accessible.

To register for food assistance, call 978.468.7424 to schedule an appointment or visit the pantry during open operating hours.  

To Make a Financial Donation

  • To make a secure on line donation please click the Donate Now button above  or
  • If you wish to mail a check, make it payable to Acord Food Pantry and mail it to the PO Box address below.

To Donate Food

We welcome donations of shelf-stable food items that have not reached their expiration or "best by" date. You can drop them off at either

  • The pantry during operating hours (listed below)  or
  • Hamilton Wenham Public Library during operating hours: M-Th 10­–8, F 10–5, Sat 10–4. The collection bin is opposite the circulation desk.   (Between Thanksgiving and New Year's you may find it in the children's room.)

Please do not leave any food items outside the Pantry or the Library, thank you!