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Support Families in Our Community

We rely on the generosity and support of our community to help end hunger. 
Did you know that 1 in 6 people in Gloucester need food assistance! Your donation can put an end to food insecurity for a family today. 

You can help

Ways to Donate

Donate

Give a Gift

Make a secure donation.

Second Glance

Donate your stuff

Make an appointment

Donate Furniture

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Volunteer

Volunteer

Give the gift of your time.

Community--The Open Door 2020 Unsung Hero

The Open Door Announces The

COMMUNITY

Unsung Hero Award

As the pandemic brought the world to its collective knees, the COMMUNITY stepped up to help out. The Open Door is pleased to name the collective COMMUNITY as the recipient of this annual award. Together we are strong. We are resilient. We can overcome.

React. Retool. Respond.

Thank you!

Our Mission

The mission of The Open Door is to alleviate the impact of hunger in our community.

To accomplish our mission we use a variety of practical strategies to connect people to good food, advocate on behalf of those in need, and engage others in the work of building food security.

COVID-19 Guidelines

Keeping Our Community Safe

Wear Face Masks

Use Hand Sanitizer

Stay 6 ft. Apart

Respect Capacity Limits

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Investment Partners

The Open Door is proud to be supported by the Cummings Foundation, Essex County Community Foundation, The Boston Foundation, and Mass Bay United Way. Thank you for investing in our community.