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Where’s the beef?

Where’s the beef?
June 25, 2020

A huge thank you to Anthony Sardella for his generous 70 pound chicken and ground beef donation! That’s a lot of burgers, meat loaves, lasagna fixins’ …. hint-hint!

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: David Hinton

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT David Hinton
June 25, 2020

Board member David Hinton has faithfully helped our kitchen staff with preparing grab-and-go meals since Operation Gear-Up began in March. We thank him for all that he’s done to help our neighbors in need!

Trader Joe’s is the Top Banana!

Trader Joe’s is the Top Banana!
June 24, 2020

Thank you to Trader Joe’s for the boxes of fresh fruit! Bananas are always a wonderful addition to our produce section! Trader Joe’s is awesome! “Yes, we have some bananas … we have some bananas today!” Sing that three times!

Thanks to Girl Scout Troop 1207

Thanks to Girl Scout Troop 1207
June 24, 2020

A big hug and thanks to Teri and Valerie of Girl Scout Troop 1207 of Freehold for the donation of 16 bags of groceries. We appreciate the generosity on behalf of our neighbors in need.

The Greens Team

The Greens Team
June 23, 2020

Lunch Break volunteer Judy helps sort the beautiful produce that will be distributed to our neighbors. Grocery bags are stuffed with a variety of healthy options. A balanced diet promotes good health! Thank you Judy!

Masks for Food Donations

Masks for Food Donations
June 23, 2020

Wow!! Volunteer Annemarie just received a 300 pound delivery as well as a monetary donation from Heidi Magenheimer who makes masks and exchanges them for food donations. Everyone benefits from this grass roots collaboration.Thank you Heidi for feeding and protecting people!

Graduate Gives Back

Graduate Gives Back
June 23, 2020

Sandra Paz, a biology major and recent graduate, was looking for a way to give back to those disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. With the help of amazing friends, family, and neighbors, she was able to collect 315 pounds of donations. Sandra looks forward to continue volunteering her time and efforts to those in need. Thank you, Sandra!

Techie Tuesday

Techie Tuesday
June 23, 2020

Did someone say Zoom? Everybody’s doing it! So can you. Learn how to master Zoom in a “Zoominar” hosted by the Life Skills Center from 2-3 p.m. Thursday, July 2nd.Our presenter is Nicole Papaioannou Lugara, PhD, an instructional design consultant, owner of Your Instructional Designer and its learning network, The Upskill Experience. She specializes in online workplace learning and professional... View Article

Flower Girls

Flower Girls
June 18, 2020

Thank you to lovely young ladies Emma and Emilia for the beautiful flowers and fresh greens! These lovely young ladies were kind enough to share their wonderful donations with our families. A pretty picture indeed!

Good Will from St. George’s by-the-River

Good Will from St. George’s by-the-River
June 18, 2020

Cindy and Al Sagosz of Saint George’s by-the-River Episcopal Church in Rumson delivered two carloads of food from the church’s monthly drive! Maintenance Supervisor Wally Woods helped unload the non-perishables in the rain.Thank you to all our generous donors for keeping our pantry shelves stocked for our neighbors!!