HOW TO DONATE TO OUR FOOD PANTRY

Thank you for your interest in helping to keep
our shelves stocked for our neighbors in need.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, food donations may be made on specific “drop & go” days or by appointment. Please let us know in advance that you will be delivering food by calling (856) 424-1333 or by emailing Donna Broecker at dbroecker@jfedsnj.org. We will guide you on the best time and location to drop off your items, and assist you with any other questions. When donating food, please consider the “most needed items” list below, and be sure to check for the kosher symbols (referenced just after the list) on your packaging.

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• Cold and hot cereal, granola bars, cereal bars, oatmeal
• Canned fruit
• Canned vegetables
• Instant mashed potatoes
• Soups
• Jars of prepared tomato sauce
• Pasta, noodles, spaghetti, macaroni
• Canned fish: tuna, salmon, gelfite fish
• Bottles of kosher grape juice
• Juice packs, apple and tomato juice, evaporated milk, coffee, tea
• Desserts: cookies, crackers, puddings, apple sauce
• Snacks: pretzels, nuts, Fruit Roll-ups
• Peanut butter
• Jelly
• Boxed macaroni and cheese

Food packaging should show at least one of these symbols to be identified as Kosher:

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  • Personal care items, such as shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothpaste,
      tooth brushes, and body soap/wash
  • Baby items, such as diapers, baby wipes, and formula
  • Sugar-free items
  • Nutritional drinks such as Ensure
  • Gift cards to local supermarkets

 

HOW TO GET TO US!
After you speak to our pantry representative,
here are simple directions to our pantries,
to make your drop-off a breeze!

Springdale Road Pantry
1301 Springdale Road, Suite 150
Cherry Hill, NJ
This location is currently closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.
GET DIRECTIONS 

Burlington County Pantry
1000 Lenola Road, Tall Oaks Corp. Center Building One, Suite 100
Maple Shade, NJ
This location is currently closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.
GET DIRECTIONS

Family Assistance Center Pantry
1309 West Route 70
Cherry Hill, NJ
This location is currently accepting donations by appointment only.

GET DIRECTIONS 

Want to get your family, business, or friends involved?

Organize your own food drive for JFCS! 
Contact our Director of Volunteers,
Sherri Jonas, at sjonas@jfedsnj.org to find out how!

Too busy to go shopping?

Donate funds to the pantry and
we can take care
of the shopping for you!