2023 Unveils Food Pantry Schedule for Jersey City: Nourishing Our Community

Jersey City Food Pantries 2023
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Jersey City Food Pantries 2023

Dear Jersey City Residents,

We’re thrilled to present the comprehensive 2023 schedule for our cherished local food pantries. These institutions stand as the backbone of our community, ensuring that every resident has access to wholesome meals.

  1. Angela CARES at 696 Ocean Ave. welcomes you every 3rd & 4th Friday of the month from 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm. For more details, call 201-706-2884.
  2. Jerusalem Baptist Church, located at 106-8 Atlantic Street, is open every 2nd & 3rd Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Contact them at 973-951-5765.
  3. Our Lady of Sorrows Mary House at 93 Clerk St. is here for you every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. Reach out at 201-433-0626.
  4. The Cityline Church on 1510 John F. Kennedy Blvd. stands as a beacon of support.
  5. At the Feet of Jesus at 273 Ocean Ave. serves every 2nd Friday of the month from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. For assistance, dial 732-912-4215.
  6. Mt. Pisgah AME Church at 354 Forrest St. welcomes all every 3rd Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Contact them at 201-303-2729.
  7. Salvation Army on 562 Bergen Ave. is open every Thursday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. For more information, call 201-898-2350.
  8. George Pitchford Food Pantry at 492 Bramhall Ave. is available every 3rd Saturday from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm. Reach out at 551-200-7246.
  9. Mt. Sinai Gospel Church at 27 Prescott St. serves the community every 3rd Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Dial 201-954-1806 for inquiries.
  10. St. Mary’s Parish Food Pantry located at 254 2nd Street & Erie is open every 1st & 3rd Saturday from 7:00 am to 9:00 am. Contact them at 201-434-8500.
  11. Grace Community Services at 39 Erie St. is ready to assist every Saturday & Sunday from 7:00 am to 8:00 am. For more details, call 201-659-2211.
  12. Old Bergen Church at 1 Highland Ave. serves every last Saturday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Reach them at 201-433-1815.
  13. St. Matthews Lutheran Church located at 85 Wayne Street is open every Saturday from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. Dial 201-898-2350 for inquiries.
  14. The Sharing Place at Triangle Park Community Center, 247 Old Bergen Road, and 440 Hoboken Ave. is open every 2nd & 4th Saturday, and every 3rd Saturday of the month from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. For assistance, contact 201-963-5518 ext. 6 or 201-994-4302 or 201-332-0970.

Lastly, the Salvation Army is accepting emergency clients throughout the week from 9:30 am to 10:30 am without any appointment.

Together, let’s ensure that no resident of Jersey City goes hungry. Whether you’re seeking assistance or looking to donate, these pantries are here to serve the community. Let’s support each other and make Jersey City a place where everyone thrives.

Warm regards, James O’Brien