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Our mission is to help feed America's hungry through a nationwide network of food banks, soup kitchens, and food pantries

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Allentown Community Food Pantry
Allentown, NJ 08501
609.259.7289
Details: The Allentown Community Food Pantry desires to be the hands and feet of the church of Jesus Christ. Our primary mission is to follow the example of Jesus by serving local neighbors in need. One of the largest food pantries in the county, it is located in the lower level of the APC Cornell House. Hours: Mon - Wed - Fri, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM. The pantry accepts food from the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties as well as individual donations. Members are encouraged to make food and/or cash donations. Cash donations allow the food pantry to take advantage of large discounts offered by the FoodBank to buy bulk food for an average of 18 cents a pound. The pantry is open to any individual or family who is experiencing financial hardship and finding it difficult to buy groceries. The pantry is run by an all volunteer staff.
Bayshore Lunch Program
Keyport, NJ 07735
732.217.1148
Details: The Bayshore Lunch Program serves meals five days a week to all in need of food and fellowship. Working in partnership with the Community Church of Keyport, we are currently feeding 60-65 people a day from the community. Occasionally, we also feed volunteers still working on Bayshore area homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy. We are located in the beautiful fellowship hall of the Community Church of Keyport, located on Warren Street between Division and Osborn Streets. Serving times are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m., and Tuesday and Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Every Friday, a nurse from the VNA visits the Lunch Program at 11:30 a.m. to check blood pressure, give out information on health screenings, and answer health-related questions from our guests. A specialist from the FoodBank of Monmouth/Ocean County is on the premises every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to help people apply for SNAP (food stamps) and other social services, and a mental health specialist is available every Friday by appointment.
Calvary Lighthouse House of Blessing
Lakewood, NJ 08701
732.942.1541
Details: The HOB provides food and clothing to those people who find themselves in need. Days of operation are: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 11am – 1pm; 2nd and 4th Wed. evenings each month from 5:30pm - 6:30pm.
Christian Fellowship Center Community Food Bank
Paterson, NJ 07501
973.742.2334
Details: Christian Fellowship Center Community Food Bank provides food to all individuals and families who need assistance. It also supports families during emergencies with food and clothing. The community food bank operates from the multipurpose building adjacent to the church and serves the Paterson and Passaic County community. FOOD BANK HOURS OF OPERATION: Every Third Tuesday of the Month, Hours are 9am to 12pm and 2pm to 6pm Unless otherwise told.
Church of Grace and Peace Food Pantry
Toms River, NJ 08755
732.349.1550
Details: Wednesday Evenings 6:30 pm - 7 pm; Thursday Afternoons 1:00 pm - 2 pm; Saturday Mornings 11:00am - 12 noon
CUMAC
Paterson, NJ 07505
973.742.5518
Details: CUMAC feeds people and changes lives. It works to alleviate hunger and its root causes for those in need in Paterson, Passaic County, and northern New Jersey. CUMAC has been fighting hunger for over 30 years. With the help of our supporters and community partners, CUMAC operates an impressive array of programs that serve as a social safety net within the community of Paterson and beyond. FOOD PANTRY & REFERRAL OFFICE: CUMAC regularly fills over 3,000 requests for food a month for children, adults and seniors in need of regular and emergency assistance. The food we distribute is purchased for a nominal handling charge at the Community Food Bank or in bulk at retailers, collected via large-scale and local food drives, and donated by generous individuals, groups and grocery stores. We are grateful for all of our supporters - like Table to Table who rescues fresh food that would otherwise be wasted and sends it to our pantry - who continue to inspire us with their loyalty and kindness.
Denville Township Food Pantry
Denville, NJ 07834
973.625.8300
Details: Through our food pantry we provide emergency food for needy individuals and families. The food pantry is primarily supported by the generous donations of the people of Denville. We receive donations of non-perishable foods regularly through food drives from schools, churches, businesses and service organizations, as well as from concerned individuals.
East Dover Baptist Church Food Pantry
Toms River, NJ 08753
732.270.4888
Details: The food pantry is held on the first Saturday of every month, 9am-1pm.
Faith Lutheran Church Food Pantry
Lavallette, NJ 08735
732.793.8138
Details: Tuesday 4 to 5 PM.
Father's Cupboard Food Pantry
Wanaque, NJ 07465
973.616.5640
Details: The Father's Cupboard Exists to provide food, personal and paper products to help those in need. Those in need can sign up in person, every Wednesday night at 5:30. The list of items available changes every week, but we typically have some variety of breads, baked items, fresh fruit or vegetables, and that's only the beginning. (Proof of hardship/income is required for some food items, but not all food items.). While donations of non-perishable foods are always accepted, financial donations are even more appreciated so we can purcahse in bulk at reduced prices not available to the public, from our suppliers. Sign-Up & Food Distribution: Wednesday Evening 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM