the open door food pantries

The Open Door Food Pantries in Gloucester and Ipswich provide free, three-to-five-day supplies of
emergency groceries to income-qualified residents of our service area.

Gloucester Food Pantry


mobile market

The Open Door offers a variety of Mobile Markets in various locations.

second glance THRIFT STORE

Second Glance is the Thrift Store of The Open Door. Donations of gently used clothing, shoes, household items, linens, books, CDs, furniture, jewelry, knickknacks, and artwork help fund food pantry and other food resource programs serving people on the North Shore.

the open door meals

The Open Door hosts a variety of meal offerings: Community Meals, Senior Soup and Salad, SNAP/Food Stamp Assistance, Summer Meals for Kids and more!

medically tailored groceries

make an appointment for snap assistance

Call 978-283-6776 ext. 201 or email to make an appointment.

nutrition counseling & education

Health conditions like diabetes and heart problems can make food choices and grocery shopping feel overwhelming. Work with our Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) to come up with a healthy eating plan that works for you.

youth job training

On Your Mark is a 12 week job training and workforce readiness program with retail and culinary tracks.

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