Heart to Cart

buys groceries

for those

who need them

the mosT 

With your generous donations we purchase supermarket gift cards for people who are struggling to put food on their table, most especially immigrant and BIPOC

families in Grearter Boston.

$50,000+ in Supermarket Gift Cards Delivered

Groceries for those in need

Heart to Cart is a program of Stride for Stride - a Boston-based 501(c)(3) running charity that buys race bibs for immigrant, BIPOC and low-income runners. 

In addition to supporting our Stride for Stride commuity, Heart to Cart also provides food assistance to families in the Greater Boston area. We work with The Chelsea Collaborative and the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center to directly support families in Chelsea and East Boston who are in need of groceries to feed their families - two communities hit extremely hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

If you need assistance purchasing groceries then please contact us

via the form below. 

News & Updates

March 2, 2021 Update

Due to extremely high demand we unfortunately had to turn off our 'Request a Supermarket Gift Card" form on March 2, 2021 - we currently have a waiting list of over 650 individuals requesting food assistance. We will do our best to send $100 supermarket gift cards to as many people as possible on the list. 


If you would like to donate to Heart to Cart by check then please make the check payable to 'Stride for Stride Foundation' and mail it to 9 Claflin Road #1, Brookline, MA 02445.

Please write "Heart to Cart" in the memo field to designate that the donation is for Heart to Cart. Heart to Cart is a program of Stride for Stride - a 501(c)(3) public charity.


All donations are tax deductible. EIN: 83-2949347

For additional information please visit Stride for Stride Foundation or contact Tom at Stride for Stride

2020 Stride for Stride Foundation, a registered 501(C)(3) charity

Stride for Stride supports diversity & inclusion in running.

Support Stride for Stride by purchasing a neck gaiter for runners.