The Human Needs Food Pantry is a non-profit independent charitable organization first established in 1982. Its…More mission is to provide food, clothing, and other services to people in need who live not only in Montclair, but also in other neighboring communities in Essex County. The organization serves more than 434 families per month.
Executive Director Deanna London said that the group does use volunteers and is currently in need of people to work in the clothing room. The group does not need anyone at this time to help with the grocery service.
The organization provides groceries for families to take home and emphasizes that it is not a soup kitchen. If anyone would like to learn more please call the executive director between 8:30am and 2pm on any Tuesday or Thursday.
In addition to food and clothing donations, the organization also accepts monetary donations. Checks can be made payable to the Human Needs Food Pantry and mailed to 9 Label Street, Montclair, 07042.
Outpost in the Burbs 67 Church St, Montclair, NJ07042 Outpost in the Burbs is a unique nonprofit organization. It is dedicated to building and supporting the community…More through music, community service and cultural programs. Staffed by more than 100 volunteers, the organization hosts live concerts Friday nights throughout the fall, winter and spring. It donates its time and resources to local food banks and charitable initiatives, like Toys for Tots and Habitat for Humanity. It regularly hosts community activities, and updated concert and event schedules are available on the organization's website. It always welcomes support in the form of donations and volunteers.
Toni's Kitchen 73 S Fullerton Ave, Montclair, NJ07042 Toni's Kitchen has been dishing out food to the less fortunate in Montclair since 1982. The kitchen, situated at St.…More Luke's Episcopal Church, was named after its first cook, the late Toni Antoinette Green. Hospitality is number one as the kitchen is staffed mostly by volunteers from the area. The hot, nutritious and delicious meals contain food donated by local organizations, businesses and individuals. Local students also frequently get into the act. Meals are served every Thursday, Friday and Saturday as well as on Christmas.