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)

Salem

Salem

AIDS COALITION PANTRY

Phone: 856-933-9500
Hotline: 800-229-AIDS (2437)
Website: www.ACSNJ.org
Hours: Office - Mon-Fri: 8am-3pm
Contact: Jackie Acero (for food donations)
Through case management, this site provides a panty and other services listed at www.ACSNJ.org; services are for people with HIV/AIDS residing in Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem counties. 
Food Needs: fresh, frozen and non-perishable foods 
Volunteer Needs: See website.
Volunteer Requirements: See website.
Special Needs: See website.

FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD HANDS OF LOVE PANTRY

Site: 430 ROUTE 45, Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 856-935-0060
Email: salem1assembly@comcast.net
Hours: 2ND & 4TH Mon of each month: 10am-1pm
Food Needs: boxed and canned non-perishables

MOUNT CALVARY SDA CHURCH

Site: 5 Union Street, Salem, NJ 08079
Mail: P.O. Box 342, Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 856-878-9290
Hours: Pantry – 3rd Thurs of month: 5-6pm
Contact: Barbara McCray
This site provides a food pantry. 
Food Needs: bread and non-perishables, especially meat (no pork products)
Volunteer Needs: people to unload food on 2nd Thursday of month; people to pack boxes and distribute food to clients on 3rd Thursday
Volunteer Requirements: age 15 and up, some heavy lifting
Special Needs: freezer and funds for food

UNITED WAY OF SALEM COUNTY

Site: 203 East Broadway, Salem, NJ 08079
Mail: P.O. Box 127, Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 856-935-2538
Fax: 856-935-3675
Email: sby6.uwsalem@verizon.net
Website: uwsalem.org
This site provides food distribution at the First Presbyterian Church in Salem on the third Thursdays of each month.

Woodstown

DISCIPLES PANTRY AT ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Site: 149 S. Main St., Woodstown, NJ 08098
Phone: 856-769-2484
Hours: Tues: 10am-12pm & 4-6pm
Contact: Martha Nealer
Food Needs: non-perishables
Volunteer Needs: helpers during hours of operation
Volunteer Requirements: age 18 or older
Special Needs: funding