‘Reserve Shopping’ for Clients

This section is a designated resource page for Dedham Food Pantry Clients.

Beginning Saturday September 4, 2021; the Dedham Food Pantry is replacing the call-in system with Reserve to Shop– a new system on Sign Up Genius that allows you to schedule your preferred time to shop. You can select your shopping time by using any of the three methods below and book early without waiting until Saturday morning!


1. Reserve on the Sign Up Genius Website
Click on the link to reserve your time to shop: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f4caca829a2f49-client
2. Scan the QR Code

1. Open your smartphone’s camera to scan the QR Code on the right

2. A notification is generated then select: Open“signupgenius.com”

3. Find & select your preferred slot to shop then [SUBMIT & SIGN UP]

4. Enter: first & last name, email & phone number to complete sign-up. You will receive an email confirmation. Please bookmark the Sign Up Genius page for future reservations.

3. Download the Sign Up Genius App

1. On your phone, go to the Apple App (iPhone) or Google Play store (Android) to download Sign Up Genius

2. Once the app is downloaded, create a login id to access the app

3. On the app’s top right select the three lines to Find a Sign Up & when prompted for the Sign Up Creator’s Email Address enter: volunteers@dedhamfoodpantry.org then select 2021 Client Shopping

4. Go to your Inbox to activate your Sign Up Genius account


  • If I want to shop this Saturday can I Reserve to Shop today? Yes, as we introduce this new system you can reserve your preferred shopping time beginning Wednesdays. Please note you can only sign up yourself.
  • Is there a Sign Up Genius app so I don’t have to scan the QR code? Yes, the app you can download on the Apple App for iPhone users or Google Play store for Androids.
  • What login id do I use for the app? When you ‘Reserve to Shop’, create a login id to use on the app. Sign Up Genius remembers your login id from your previous sign up.