King Arthur Flour supports EBFP At Bristol 4th Of July Concert


All proceeds of cookie sales to  benefit  East Bay Food Pantry at 4th of July concerts!

Same Location…..New Address

East Bay Food Pantry & Thrift Shop

532 Wood Street

Bristol, RI 02809

Uncorked! 2017


Click here to register online!

Mobile Pantry Kicks off June 8th

mobilepantryEast Bay Food Pantry begins our Mobile Pantry delivery program to those unable to get to the Food Pantry due to illness or disability.


East Bay Food pantry and Bristol Senior Center Collaborate

We are proud to announce a new partnership with the Bristol Senior Center! In an effort to meet the needs of seniors in our community, we have collaborated with the Bristol Senior Center to publicize our food programs and provide free shuttle service to seniors who are in need of food assistance.  The shuttle is able to accommodate those in wheel chairs if needed.
Wednesday, March 8:  Food Pantry
Friday, March 17: Fresh Food FridayBristol Seniors
Wednesday, March 22:  Food Pantry
Friday, March 31:  Fresh Food Friday

Wednesday, April 5:  Food Pantry
Friday, April 7:  Fresh Food Friday
Wednesday, April 19:  Food Pantry
Friday, April 21:  Fresh Food Friday

If you or someone you know is interested in taking the shuttle, please contact the Bristol Senior Center at 253-8458.


Thrift Store Will be opening on Tuesdays Beginning in April 4th

The East bay Food Pantry Thrift shop will be opening on Tuesdays beginning on April 4th! A 10% Senior discount will be given on that day!

The East bay Food Pantry Thrift shop will be opening on Tuesdays beginning on April 4th. A 10% Senior discount will be given on Tuesdays.Hours will be 10 am-3 pm


Stop & Shop’s “Food for Friends” Holiday drive collects $5202.00

Stop & Shop 2017 check                                    Bristol Stop & Shop manager Bob Chamberland presents a check for $5202.00

to Executive Director Nicki Tyska

Thanksgiving and Christmas Alternative Giving – Donation Cards $10 each or 5 for $45

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Alternative Giving this Holiday Season

Thanksgiving & Christmas Donation Gift Cards can be purchased at the East Bay Food Pantry Thrift Shop or online by completing the form below.

Cards are being sold individually for $10 each or in packs of 5 for $45.00.  

Food for Friends at Stop & Shop


2016 Food for FriendsEast Bay Food Pantry is so happy to be part of the Stop & Shop‘s “Food for Friends” giving program!

60% of all donation go to EBFP and 40% to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank

Throughout November and December, don’t forget to give at the check out!
Helping our neighbors in the East Bay!

Former Executive Board Member to Support EBFP with Book Sales


Join us in congratulating former EBFP Executive Board member, Loretta Marion, on the publication of her debut novel, The Fool’s Truth. In her continued support of our mission, Loretta is sponsoring a fundraising promotion to benefit EBFP.

During the month of November, all profits from the sale of The Fool’s Truth will be donated to support our important work. The book can be purchased at in both paperback and Kindle formats and is also available at several local establishments: Linden Place Gift Shop, The Foolish Fox, CR Mercantile in Bristol and Barrington Books, Island Books (Middletown) and Books on the Square (Providence).

In addition, Alayne White Spa is hosting a book signing for The Fool’s Truth during the Downtown Bristol Merchants Holiday Preview walk-about on Friday, November 18th. Loretta will also be present for book sales and signing at the First Congregational Church Harvest Moon Bazaar on Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 10 AM to 3 PM.

For other purchasing options or more information about the book, those interested can visit her website at


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