MANNA Soup Kitchen

November 25, 2010 - Northampton - Staff photo by Michael S. Gordon - Volunteers serve guests at the annual Thanksgiving Day Manna Soup Kitchen, Inc. dinner at the Edwards Church Thursday.

MANNA Soup Kitchen, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that strives to provide hot, nutritious meals to hungry people in the local community in a safe and hospitable setting where guests can find warmth and fellowship and be treated with respect. MANNA has an interfaith Board of Directors dedicated to sustaining this effort.

Since 1986, MANNA Soup Kitchen has been providing free, hot meals, three days a week, 52 weeks a year to the greater Northampton community. In addition, MANNA prepares and serves close to 1,000 meals for Thanksgiving and Christmas at a sit-down dinner as well as delivering meals to the homebound. MANNA prepares over 15,000 meals a year.

MANNA serves meals in Northampton on the following days:

Monday, 12:00 noon, St. John’s Church
Wednesday, 6:00 p.m., Edwards Church
Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Edwards Church

Guests are welcome to come in ½ hour before meals. Meal times are for one hour.

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To sign up to volunteer, click here.