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Backpack Give-Away Thursday, Sept. 2

Backpack Give-Away Thursday, Sept. 2
September 1, 2021

Lunch Break, 121 Drs. James Parker Blvd., Red Bank, will sponsor a backpack and school supplies give-away from 2-4 p.m. at the organization’s headquarters. Registration is not required; children must be present to receive backpacks. Please remember to wear masks and social distance.For more information, contact Sharda Jetwani Love at sjetwani@lunchbreak.org, (732) 747-8577, Ext. 3011. Thank you to those who... View Article

Meet Luke Owen and Cole Murphy, our latest Hunger Heroes

Meet Luke Owen and Cole Murphy, our latest Hunger Heroes
September 1, 2021

Meet Luke Owen and Cole Murphy, our latest Hunger Heroes. The boys set up a lemonade stand and raised $135 in support of Lunch Break’s programs and services. A great job, indeed! Thank you, Luke and Cole, for your care and concern for those in our community struggling with financial and food insecurity and for inspiring others to do the... View Article

Lunch Break Has Been Selected as a Charity Partner for ACME


September 1, 2021

Lunch Break has been selected as a charity partner for ACME to receive donations from its annual Nourishing Neighbors campaign to ensure every child has access to a healthy breakfast. All donations made at the Fair Haven, Lincroft and Little Silver ACME stores will be used to support Lunch Break’s mission of providing food, clothing, fellowship and life skills to... View Article

Here’s your shot!


August 30, 2021

The VNA of Central Jersey Community Health Center will be offering free vaccines to the community from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. every Wednesday and from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. every Friday during September at Lunch Break. Registration not required. How awesome is that? Thank you to the wonderful folks at the VNA!! 

Stop by Lunch Break’s Clara’s Closet Give-away Tomorrow

Stop by Lunch Break’s Clara's Closet Give-away tomorrow
August 27, 2021

Stop by Lunch Break’s Clara’s Closet Give-away tomorrow, Aug. 28th from 10 a.m. to noon at the Lunch Break facility, 121 Drs. James Parker Blvd., Red Bank, and refresh your fall wardrobe. The give-away is free, but the event is weather-permitting. Please remember to wear a mask and bring your own bags. See you there! #whywebreak #givelocal

Thank you to Makenna of Peace, Love, Dolls Organization

Thank you to Makenna of Peace, Love, Dolls Organization For the Donation
August 26, 2021

Thank you to Makenna Steele of Peace, Love, Dolls organization, for donating 170 toys, including action figures and Barbie and Cabbage Patch dolls, for our children in need. Makenna established Peace, Love, Dolls five years ago, and is steadily working toward her goal of providing children with “the joy of having their own toy.” During the pandemic, Makenna stepped up... View Article

Fulfill Has a New Location at the Monmouth Mall in Eatontown

Fulfill has a new location
August 26, 2021

Fulfill has a new location at the Monmouth Mall in Eatontown, open from 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, for community members to obtain benefits, including: Assistance with Food Stamp (SNAP) & recertification Affordable Healthcare Tax preparation Financial coaching

Lunch Break Shops4Good Clothing Designed by Students from Karen’s School of Fashion

Lunch Break Shops4Good Clothing Designed by Students from Karen’s School of Fashion
August 24, 2021

Lunch Break Shops4Good, featuring refurbished, upcycled clothing designed by students from Karen’s School of Fashion, will be available for purchase from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday’s, Aug. 24th and 31st in a tent outside LL Bean and Cheesecake Factory in the Freehold Raceway Mall. While you’re shopping, enjoy musical performances by Dr. Cheeko (Aug. 24th) and The NERDS (Aug. 31st), as part... View Article

Our Red Bank neighbors have incredible community spirit!

Our Red Bank neighbors have incredible community spirit!
August 23, 2021

The Community Day and Backpack Give-Away was an amazing success. More than 800 hundred backpacks filled with school supplies were given to students in need. Thanks to all the generous donors, volunteers, sponsors and Pilgrim Baptist Church and Pastor Porter for hosting the event. Special thanks to First Lady Tammy Murphy, Parker Family Health Center for providing vaccines for community... View Article

Great Fashion Finds At Our Clothing Give-Always

Great Fashion Finds At Our Clothing Give-Always
August 23, 2021

There’s always great fashion finds at our clothing give-always. At a recent one on a sunny summer morning, shoppers were treated to new looks to refresh their fall wardrobe. We’ve got another give-away planned for Saturday, Aug. 28 from 10 a.m.-noon. Make sure to wear your mask and bring your own shopping bags.