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Bon Voyage to Volunteer Carol Storms

Bon Voyage to Volunteer Carol Storms
July 13, 2020

Volunteers Ruth Marcello and Carol Storms and Grant Writer Jennifer Jones enjoy breakfast to wish Carol good luck on her move to South Jersey. Carol has been volunteering since September 2017, helping clients at the Welcome Desk, recording donations, and serving on the Gala Committee. She was a great volunteer and we will miss her!

Boy Scout Troop 126 Sponsors Food Drive

Boy Scout Troop 126 Sponsors Food Drive
July 9, 2020

Thank you to Boy Scout Paul Duncan and Troop 126 of Little Silver for organizing a food drive and collecting 75 pounds of non-perishables for our pantry. Troop 126 always comes through for Lunch Break! And thanks to Mom for helping to deliver the food. We couldn’t do what we do without our wonderful community’s support!

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT
July 8, 2020

We can’t ever say it enough: thank you, thank you to our front-line volunteers! Many of you have faithfully supported our mission and your neighbors in need since Day 1 of Operation Gear-Up. Without YOU, we could not serve the thousands who continue to rely on us during this unprecedented time.

Special Delivery

Special Delivery
July 8, 2020

We asked for large paper bags and Robin Foster delivered — 2,500 brand new paper bags! Once again it’s Robin to the rescue. We appreciate this generous donation which is most helpful for our pantry operations.

Family Finds Hope for Tomorrow

Family Finds Hope for Tomorrow
July 7, 2020

It’s a bright day for Tamara Lonon and her family, former residents of the Pan American motel. Thanks to the Life Skills Team and Cindy Sagosz of St. George’s-by-the-River Church, they are in their new apartment — a real home at last.In addition, Tamara is now enrolled in G.E.D. classes at Brookdale Community College. Once she completes her classes, she... View Article

Foodtown’s Super Support

Foodtown’s Super Support
July 7, 2020

Super Foodtown of Red Bank is, well, super! They have been a Lunch Break supporter for many years and amped up the assistance during the pandemic, providing lunches many times for our grab-and-go meals to help feed our neighbors.In a show of gratitude, Jill Gwydir, development manager at Lunch Break, presented a certificate of appreciation to store manager Joe Collison... View Article

From Felicia’s Kitchen With Love

From Felicia’s Kitchen With Love
July 7, 2020

Thank you to Felicia’s Kitchen for donating meals to help feed our neighbors in need. Felicia brought prepared lunches to Lunch Break for our grab and go meal service and gave our staff a break too! We shared our deep gratitude with this certificate of appreciation to Felicia and her wonderful restaurant. Wish we could have added a hug too!

Pizza With My Hero


July 2, 2020

The Children’s Cooking Class participated in the first of a series of virtual culinary experiences, “Cooking With My Hero.” For each class, the students will be asked to submit a recipe to make alongside their hero, with direction from Chef Tracy Turi. Pizza was on the menu yesterday. And their moms had a wonderful time, too!   “Thanks that was awesome!... View Article

Subs Made With Love

Subs Made With Love
July 1, 2020

Do you call them hoagies or subs? Anyway you slice it, it’s a tasty sandwich! In honor of Hoagies for Heroes, the Red Bank Wawa donated 50 subs to help feed our neighbors in need.Thank you to Wawa for the generous donation. Simply subperb! And that’s not a typo …. we mean it!