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Clara’s Closest Monthly Clothing Giveaway


May 16, 2022

Due to inclement weather, Saturday’s May 14th Clothing Giveaway has been postponed to Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m. to noon. Please remember masks are required; bring your own tote bags.

Thank you to NJ First Lady Tammy Murphy


May 13, 2022

We send a heartfelt thank-you to NJ First Lady Tammy Murphy for taking time out from her busy schedule to join us in celebrating the groundbreaking of the “Renew the Promise of Hope” Capital Campaign expansion project. The expansion, which will begin summertime 2022, will certainly impact services, however, rest assured Lunch Break will inform the community about program and... View Article

Lunch Break is hosting Clara’s Closet Monthly Clothing Giveaways

Lunch Break is hosting Clara’s Closet Monthly Clothing Giveaways
May 12, 2022

Lunch Break is hosting Clara’s Closet Monthly Clothing Giveaways on Saturday, May 14 & 28 (weather-permitting) from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at 121 Drs James Parker Blvd., Red Bank. Stop by for some new spring-into-summer fashions. As always, masks are required, and please bring your own tote bags.

Thank you to CrossCountry Mortgage for the generous donation

Thank you to CrossCountry Mortgage for the generous donation
May 11, 2022

Thank you to CrossCountry Mortgage for the generous donation of cereal, beans, oatmeal and peanut butter — all necessary pantry staples for our food-insecure families and neighbors. We appreciate our corporate partners, such as CrossCountry Mortgage, for helping us provide sustenance, housing and life skills for our community members in need.

Are you up to the Team Lunch Break challenge?

Are you up to the Team Lunch Break challenge?
May 11, 2022

Are you up to the Team Lunch Break challenge? Then join our Summer Tournament of Champions Softball Championship, which takes place at the Annual Community Picnic & Back to School Drive. 9 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022Count Basie Field in Red Bank Start a team. Pick your players and team name. On game day, we’ll provide hats for your... View Article

The Alliance for Success College Tour 2022 is in full swing!

The Alliance for Success College Tour 2022 is in full swing!
May 10, 2022

The Alliance for Success College Tour 2022 is in full swing! Youth Director Marcel Quinones and AFS program students explore the Montclair State University campus during a recent college discovery tour. Our high school seniors and juniors spent the afternoon learning about courses of study, athletics, clubs and student life at Montclair State. The students have some big decisions ahead... View Article

Online Art Auction Bidding closes at 6 p.m. TODAY!

Live Bidding Now!
May 8, 2022

Artists Open Hearts for Lunch BreakOnline Art AuctionApril 29th-May 8th, 2022 Bidding closes at 6 p.m. TODAY! Lunch Break will host its third annual online Artists Open Hearts for Lunch Break fundraiser April 29th-May 8th, 2022. Last year we raised more than $30,000 through the generosity of our talented arts community. The fundraiser helps to provide food security for so... View Article

There’s still time to preview/bid!

Live Bidding Now!
May 7, 2022

Artists Open Hearts for Lunch BreakOnline Art AuctionApril 29th-May 8th, 2022 There’s still time to preview/bid Lunch Break will host its third annual online Artists Open Hearts for Lunch Break fundraiser April 29th-May 8th, 2022. Last year we raised more than $30,000 through the generosity of our talented arts community. The fundraiser helps to provide food security for so many... View Article

Thank you to the staff at Charles Schwab for pitching in

Thank you to the staff at Charles Schwab for pitching in
May 6, 2022

Thank you to the hard-working staff at Charles Schwab for joining our Lunch Break team and pitching in where needed, especially in the kitchen, Client Choice pantry, warehouse and busy administrative department. These wonderful Schwab employees were quick to learn the Lunch Break drill! They were a tremendous support to our staff and regular volunteers!