Fenway Cares is a collective of six Fenway-based organizations working together in support of the Fenway community:
- Audubon Circle Neighborhood Association
- Fenway Alliance
- Fenway Civic Association
- Fenway Community Center (fiscal agent)
- Fenway Community Development Corporation
- Operation P.E.A.C.E. / Peterborough Senior Center
Fenway Cares began in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020 and, as of December 2021, has distributed 10,000+ free bags of produce to community members in need to date with plans to continue in 2022 and beyond. For more information about the bi-weekly food distributions, click here.
To support Fenway Cares – either as a volunteer or by making a donation, see below:
East and West Fens Free Food Boxes
Every other Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (while supplies last)
Fresh veggies, fruits, grains, and more! Extra bags recommended.
Fenway Community Center
1282 Boylston St, Boston, MA
(pick ups at Jersey St. entrance)
Symphony Community Park
39 Edgerly Rd, Boston, MA
(In case of inclement weather, location is Church Park Breezeway opposite Symphony Park, between the US Post Office and Economy Hardware.)
Masks and social-distancing required for more information, including to volunteer call/text FC and leave a message: (617) 446-3949 or email
Fenway Cares food distributions are made possible thanks to the American Rescue Plan Act, Boston Resiliency Fund, Mission Hill/Fenway Neighborhood Trust, Berkshire Bank Foundation, Hamilton Company Charitable Foundation, Northeastern University – City and Community Engagement, and generous Fenwickians. PPE items provide by Northeastern University, Boston Red Sox, Berklee College of Music, Residence Inn by Marriott, and Samuels & Associates.
Donate to Fenway Cares!