To distribute emergency and supplemental food to our neighbors in need in the Greater Tuckerton / Little Egg Harbor area!
To provide hand-on opportunities for neighbors to help neighbors!
To educate the public about the issues of hunger in our community!
Tuckerton Food Pantry needs a two man team to pick up donations once a week at Walmart.
Time Needed: About 2-3 hours.
Lifting Required: Need muscles, a good heart and clean driving record.
Transportation: Pantry van is available for use.
Please call (609) 294-4777 if you can help or if you would like more information, ask for Penny.
The Pantry is located at 148 North Green St, behind the Methodist Church. Hours are Monday, Thursday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Closed most holidays.The Food Bank is strickly volunteer and is always happy to welcome new people to help pick-up, pack, distribute and shelve food or van drivers and computer savvy volunteers too.
The community garden provides growing space for those gardeners who may not have the ability to grow vegetables in their own yard. Gardeners donate some of their harvest to the Pantry as well as receiving fresh produce from the Seaport and the Community garden in Manahawkin. Donations also come in from Acme and Walmart in L.E.H and Manahawkin as well Wawa who give weekly food donations.
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