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The Door Chronicles

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Building Better Food Security

Elbow-to-elbow in a well-worn and well-loved kitchen, The Open Door’s five-member culinary team prepares and packages 200 meals to-go daily, more than double the number served pre-pandemicin addition to preparing more food and meals for other programs.

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: Rompiendo las barreras del Idioma en The Open Door

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: Rompiendo las barreras del Idioma en The Open Door

STAFF SPOTLIGHT: Breaking Down Language Barriers at The Open Door 

Haga clic aquí para leer en español Carolina, a food pantry assistant at The Open Door, knows first-hand how hard it can be for people learning English as a second language to navigate day-to-day life on Cape Ann.  Born in the Dominican Republic, Carolina moved to the United States several years ago. She holds a bachelor's degree in Law, from Universidad Autónoma de Santo Dom ...

FREE SUMMER MEALS FOR KIDS!

Need help getting breakfast and lunch meals for your kids over the summer break? The Open Door is here to help with Summer Meals for Kids!

The Open Door's Evan Shay on CODA Ties to Second Glance

The Open Door's Evan Shay on CODA Ties to Second Glance

The Open Door Teams up with Veterans Groups and the Y to Offer Mobile Market for Veterans

The Open Door Teams up with Veterans Groups and the Y to Offer Mobile Market for Veterans 

Local Groups Paint for Empty Bowl To Go 2.0

MANCHESTER– Preschool and fourth grade students at Manchester Memorial Elementary School recently teamed up to put their creative talents to use, and painted bowls for The Open Door Empty Bowl To Go 2.0 fundraiser. 

How to Make a Donation at Second Glance

Whether you are cleaning out your closet, moving or simply downsizing, a donation of clean, gently used goods to Second Glance helps feed local people.  

The Open Door Shares Tips for Healthy Swaps in the Kitchen

Looking for inspiration to kick start a healthier lifestyle? Now’s a great time to make healthier swaps or test out new things in the kitchen to improve your health! 

Local Families Turn Grief into Good

GLOUCESTER – A local family is honoring a loved one today by putting dinner on the table for those in need of a little extra help.