Community Tables

Haley House Bakery Café, 12 Dade Street, Roxbury, MA 02119 Directions
Every second Saturday of the month, 5-7 pm (doors open at 5 pm, the meal is served promptly at 5:30 pm)

We’re excited to share that our popular Community Tables meal will be continuing during our hiatus, on the second Saturday of each month! The meal is first-come, first-served and donations are accepted on a pay-what-you-will basis. Doors open at 5 pm, and the meal will be served at 5:30 pm. As usual, the meal will be hosted by the wonderful Fulani Haynes and cooked by Chef Monica Leitner-Laserna, who will be assisted by amazing volunteers.

While our re-opening date for the cafe is not yet set, we are planning for Community Tables for the next six months (3/9, 4/13, 5/11, 6/8, 7/13, and 8/10 (outdoors- more details to follow). Click here for more info.

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Help us set the table

Spread the Word

Want to let people know about Community Tables? Print out one of our 8.5 x 11 fliers below (available in English, Spanish, and Somali) and share with anyone who may be interested in attending!





Join us as a volunteer at Community Tables. Volunteers help with event setup, meal preparation, table service, and clean up. The time commitment is from 3:00 pm-8:00 pm on Saturdays. If interested, please check out our volunteer page and then submit an application. 

Donate Food 

We are seeking fresh ingredient donations from local produce growers and farmer’s markets for Community Tables. We are especially in need of locally-grown vegetables and fruits, locally-baked breads, and locally-raised meats and eggs. If you are interested in making a one-time or regular donation, please email Haley House is a tax-exempt organization and we can provide a letter for tax deduction purposes upon request.

Group and Corporate Sponsorship

Community groups are invited to sponsor a Community Tables meal through contribution of financial resources. If your business or organization would like to support this program, please email or