2018 Thanksgiving Food Boxes - Available November 15, 16, 19, 20 and 21st, from 11AM - 2:45PM in our Food Pantry. The pantry  distributes approximately 1,100 food boxes and turkeys to individuals and families assuring that they will have holiday meals in their homes.  You do not have to sign up ahead of time to receive a food box.

2018 Holiday Boxes - Available December 18, 19, 20, 21 and 24th from 11AM - 2:45PM in our Food Pantry. Another 800+ food boxes are distributed along with turkeys and other classic holiday foods.  You do not need to sign up ahead of time to receive a Holiday Food Box.
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Library - Our "Dining Room Library" offers books and magazines that are free for the taking. Children are given books on an on-going basis and during the school supply distribution program.  Donations of books and magazines for all ages are always welcome.

Colorful books on shelf adult, baby, book 

Backpacks for Back to School - In August 2018, over 1,600 children received new backpacks and school supplies. This important program assures that the children will start school on even footing with the peers and shows them that the community feels their education is important.


Support for Children - Children receive holiday items such as Easter baskets, boxes of Valentines Day cards to distribute to their classmates, birthday cakes and other holiday treats. We also have a birthday program; a parent can request gifts for their child a week before their birthday.

  Lighted Candles on Cupcakes 

Women Helping Women - Programs have included distribution of items such as new underwear and socks, make-up, and beauty supplies for women who are currently staying in our shelters and would otherwise not have these supplies.

 Black Make Up Palette and Brush Set 

The NSKS serves the Greater Nashua area. Community support is critical to the NSKS. Over 80% of the funds for operating programs for those in need come from private contributions. We are grateful for your support.
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The Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter Inc.
is a 501(c)(3) private, tax deductible non-profit agency.