Linden Ponds Donates 1060lbs of food to Hingham Interfaith Food Pantry

Hingham, MA -- One large turkey and more than 100 people who live and work at Linden Ponds participated in the annual Turkey Trot at Linden Ponds for the Hingham Interfaith Food Pantry. 

The residents and staff walked a mile or two at Linden Ponds and also donated bags of groceries to the Hingham Food Pantry.    More than 1060 pounds of food was donated by people at Linden Ponds.

“Our annual Turkey Trot is always a big success,” said Barbara Leary, Fitness Specialist, Linden Ponds.  “We collected tons of food for Hingham Food Pantry this year and we had a big group came out to walk this year.  Food drive bins were out in all the  clubhouses and both people who live and work here could donate.  Linden Ponds and the Hingham Food Pantry have a great relationship and we enjoy helping them every year.”    

People following the Turkey at the Linden Ponds Turkey Trot

Barbara Leary and Tricia Smith, both Fitness Specialists at Linden Ponds, next to the collection of food for Hingham Food Pantry


Linden Ponds, one of 18 continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living, is situated on a scenic 108 acre campus in Hingham, MA.  The vibrant campus opened its doors in October 2004 to residents seeking a new opportunity to be part of an exciting and vibrant way of life with a chance to add more living to their lives.