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COVID-19 Emergency Fund

COVID-19 Emergency Fund
September 14, 2020

We will begin accepting applications for the COVID-19 Emergency Fund on Tuesday, September 15th.Please call (732) 747-8577, Ext. 3203 for assistance.#whywebreak #givelocal

Sponsor a Family’s Holiday Meal‪

Sponsor A Family For Thanksgiving
September 14, 2020

It’s not too early to start talkin’ turkey. If you’d like to sponsor a family’s Thanksgiving meal, please contact Millie Jeter for details regarding the list of supplies needed: mjeter@lunchbreak.org or (732) 747-8577, Ext. 3102. Thank you!Businesses and corporations can sponsor an Adopt-A-Family challenge and students will receive service hours for their efforts. Thank you for helping to make this... View Article

Open Heart Yoga Partners With Lunch Break

Open Heart Yoga Partners With Lunch Break
September 14, 2020

Thank you to Open Heart Yoga in Red Bank for providing yoga classes to those who might not otherwise be able to afford to practice. Open Heart partners with 10 local charities; when you buy a class or a package, that same service is donated to one of the charities, allowing someone else to enjoy the mind and body benefits... View Article

Sending Love to Our West Coast Families

Sending Love to Our West Coast Families
September 14, 2020

Our sorrow, prayers and love go out to the families and individuals impacted by the fires and devastation on the West Coast. We ask our friends and families to join us in praying for relief and strength for all those affected by this crisis and for those on the front line fighting the fires. God bless you all.

Fresh Veggies Available

Fresh Veggies Available
September 14, 2020

Fresh produce is waiting for you! These boxes of beautiful veggies are available now and will be resupplied again on Wednesday, Sept. 16th. You can pick one up in addition to the regular distribution of groceries while supplies last.Thank you to Red Bank YMCA and Interfaith Neighbors through Hackensack Meridian Healthcare System for generously sharing this wonderful gift with us.

We LOVE Our Volunteers!

We LOVE Our Volunteers!
September 10, 2020

In recognition of National Hunger Awareness Month, we thank our volunteers for their selfless service in helping to ensure our mission — especially during these uncertain times. YOU make Lunch Break happen each day! We are grateful for your kindness.

FoodStock-Up Donation Just in Time for Busy Fall Season

FoodStock-Up Donation Just in Time for Busy Fall Season
September 8, 2020

Talk about great initiative!! Thank you to Victoria Graves, Vivian Mead and Grainne McCague for sponsoring a FoodStock-Up Drive and collecting about 500 pounds of non-perishables for our pantry!Thanks also to those who donated. And this comes to us just in time — as we head into fall and our busy holiday season.

Thank You to Congregation B’nai Israel for Pantry Donation

Thank You to Congregation B’nai Israel for Pantry Donation
September 8, 2020

Thank you to Congregation B’nai Isreal in Rumson for keeping our shelves stocked for our neighbors in need. The synagogue is running a month long food drive during the high holy days in recognition of those who are struggling with food insecurity in our area. A car load of much needed supplies was dropped off by our friends. We’re so... View Article

Your Vote, Your Right

Your Vote, Your Right
September 8, 2020

The Life Skills Program will help you navigate the 2020 Election with helpful resources. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more information.

The Community Backpack and Back to School Distribution

The Community Backpack and Back to School Distribution
September 8, 2020

Thank YOU for your wonderful school supply donations for The Community Backpack and Back to School Distribution at Pilgrim Baptist Church in Red Bank on Sept. 5th.YOUR contributions ensured that our children have the necessary supplies to begin their school year with confidence. The distribution continues Wednesday, Sept. 9th from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at Pilgrim Baptist Church in Red Bank.