We strive to help our clients overcome the root causes and inter-connected issues of food insecurity, financial instability and shortfalls in education and job skills.
Our 2023 Back-to-School Backpack distribution is complete. All remaining backpacks have been distributed to public schools in our service area. If you need a backpack and school supplies for your child, please reach out directly to your child’s school.
Winter Wishes Holiday Gifts
We are excited to offer Winter Wishes Holiday Gifts for families living in Beverly, Manchester, Hamilton, Wenham, and Essex. This community-supported holiday gift program helps provide your children in grades 12 and under with new clothes, games and toys.
Call 978-927-1561 during the following dates and times to sign up.
Monday, September 11 and 18, 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesday, September 12 and 19, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Wednesday, September 13 and 20, 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday, September 14 and 21, 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Friday, September 15 and 22, 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Fixin's for the Feast Thanksgiving Meals
Enjoy a pre-packed bag of all the fixin’s along with a grocery store gift card for additions to your feast!
Thanksgiving Bag Pickup will be on Saturday, November 18, at Beverly Bootstraps, 35 Park Street, from 10 am – 4 pm.
Clients must bring:
1) An updated client form. Download now >>
2) A piece of mail with your name and address dated within the last 30 days.
Tax Preparation Assistance
For those that qualify, Beverly Bootstraps and its IRS-trained staff and volunteers prepare tax returns for low-income families and individuals at no cost.