East Bay Food Pantry Thrift Shop 150 Franklin St, Bristol, RI02809 The East Bay Food Pantry Thrift Shop is located on Franklin Street in Bristol. All profits from the shop's sales go to…More support the mission of the East Bay Food Pantry. Donations are accepted during regular hours and by appointment.
Located in the Parish House of the Saint Michael's Church on Hope Street in Bristol, the Bristol Good Neighbors Soup…More Kitchen welcomes everyone. Breakfast is served daily starting at 8:30am with lunch being served at 11:30pm.
The Bristol Good Neighbors have been giving out monthly food bags to East Bay residents for almost as long. This soup kitchen also gives out a food basket for both Thanksgiving and Christmas and runs an adopt-a-family program for Christmas.
Its mission is to provide nourshing foods that taste good, free clothing and products from donations, and a comfortable place where people can go to relax and feel welcomed.
First Congregational Church of Bristol 300 High St, Bristol, RI02809 The First Congregational Church was founded in 1680 at the same time the town itself was established. In 1785, Reverend…More Henry Wight, the pastor at First Congregational, started what is now known as the Bristol 4th of July Parade, the oldest 4th of July celebration in the USA. The Church itself is an impressive structure sitting proudly at the corner of High Street between Bradford and Congregational Streets. Under the leadership of Rev. Daniel Barron Randall, the church has been very active in the community. It provides a number of services such as a Christian education and Sunday school program, the Little Friends Preschool, the East Bay Food Pantry and Stone Soup Thrift Shop as well as hosting folk and bluegrass concerts in the church coffeehouse.