Working to end hunger in New Jersey
through education, advocacy and activism

  • The NJ Federation of Food Banks provides emergency food to an estimated 830,200 different people annually

  • Over 1,190,000 people in NJ are food insecure

  • Nearly 400,000 of NJ's children are food insecure

  • Over 165,500 elderly and disabled people in NJ rely on SNAP (formerly food stamps)

Gloucester

Deptford

LAURELWOOD SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH

Pastor: Michael Gill

LAURELWOOD COMMUNITY SERVICES

Site: 3051 Good Intent Road, Deptford, NJ 08096

Phone: 609-221-5241

Hours: Pantry, Clothing Sign In, Community Service: Sat: 12-12:30pm

Pantry open to serve: Sat: 12:30pm

Contact: Julia Krug

This site provides a pantry and clothing.

Food Needs: non-perishables

Volunteer Needs: Contact site.

Special Needs: funding, personal hygiene items, laundry soap, cleaning products

 

Paulsboro

PAULSBORO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORP

Office: 1540 Swedesboro Avenue, Paulsboro, NJ 08066

Pantry: 1536 Pine Street, Paulsboro NJ 08066

Phone: 856-224-1401

Email: tina@sbcdc.org

Hours: Pantry - Wed: 3-4:30pm

Clothing: Fri: 6-8pm

Contact: Tina Rivers

This site provides a pantry, clothing and social services.

Food Needs: non-perishables

Volunteer Needs: volunteers to pack food, serve clients and stock shelves twice a week

Volunteer Requirements: age 18 or older

Special Needs: Contact site.

 

Pitman

PITMAN PANTRY AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH

Site: 30 North Broadway, Pitman, New Jersey 08071

Email: pitmanpantry@yahoo.com

Hours: Tues: 6-7 pm; Weds: 4-5pm; Thurs: 12-1pm

Food Needs: cereal, pasta, pasta sauce, juice, bread, canned fruit

Special Needs: storage space for frozen food

 

WATERS FOOD PANTRY

Site: 8 North Broadway, Pitman, NJ

Office: The Waters Community Worship Center, 274 South Delsea Drive, Sewell, NJ 08080

Phone: 856-589-3900

Hours: The pantry is currently closed. Call 856-589-3900 x13 for a recorded message that will give reopening information.

Food Needs: Contact center.

Volunteer Needs: Contact center.

Special Needs: Contact center.

 

Sewell

PITMAN CHURCH OF CHRIST

Site: 500 Pitman Road, Sewell, NJ 08080

Phone: 856-589-1500

Email: dgrillo@COCHRIST.org

Website: www.cochrist.org

Hours: Office – Tues-Fri: 9am-4pm

Contact: Dotty

This site provides a pantry; clients must call before going.

Food Needs: non-perishables

 

Thorofare

VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA - DELAWARE VALLEY / GLOUCESTER COUNTY HOMELESS PREVENTION PROGRAM

Site: St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 74 Church Street, Thorofare, NJ 08086

Phone: 856-853-0350

Fax: 856-251-0028

Email: emurray@voadv.org

Web: www.voadv.org

Hours: Office – Mon-Thurs: 9m-4pm

Pantry - Weds & Thurs: 9am-12pm & 1-4pm

Contact: Tanicia Triplett

This site provides a pantry, clothing, and when funds are available, financial assistance for utilities and other bills to prevent homelessness.

Food Needs: all non-perishable foods

Volunteer Needs: volunteers to box food

Volunteer Requirements: age 18 and older and able to lift 30 lbs.

Special Needs: seasonal clothing, coats, interview clothing, paper goods, personal hygiene products, cleaning products, etc.

 

Williamstown

CECIL DELIVERANCE TABERNACLE OUTREACH MINISTRY

Site: 1110 Coles Mill Road, Williamstown, NJ 08094

Phone: 856-629-9818

Email: cdtoutreach@verizon.net

Hours: every third (3rd) Thursday 12:30-3:30pm (and emergencies)

Contact: Carmen Woods

This site provides a pantry, social services, transportation and a hot breakfast program.

Food Needs: non-perishables, produce, bread

Volunteer Needs: fundraisers

Special Needs: funding, transportation

 

GREATER PROMISE OF HOLINESS CHURCH

Site: 1480 N. Tuckahoe Road, Williamstown, NJ 08094

Phone: 856-629-4646

Hours: 1st & 3rd Sat: 12:30pm-2:30pm

Contact: Pastor Connie Smith

This site provides a pantry.

Food Needs: non-perishables, meats, breads

Volunteer Needs: packers

Volunteer Requirements: able to fill and lift bags for distribution

Special Needs: funding, storage space, toiletries, freezer, refrigerator, shelves