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Find Free Food In Northern New JerseyLemontree is here to help you find the best food pantry near you. Food pantries and food banks are a great place to find groceries if you need some help. Many of these locations can help you find food as quickly as today. Whether it’s a church around the corner or a mobile food pantry, the places below should help. In addition, you should consider applying for SNAP (food stamps) if you don’t already get government assistance.
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    Food pantry (groceries)

    Salvation Army, Elizabeth Corps

    628 referrals

    • ID required
    • Clients can visit: Once a month
    • Registration required
    • Diapers upon availability

    Next Opening

    • Food pantry (groceries): All Day

      Fri, September 30 (in 2 days)

      • Call in advance for services
      • Appointments required
    • Soup kitchen (ready-to-eat meals): 12:00 pm–2:00 pm

      Thu, October 06 (next week)

      • Only operates during the last two weeks of each month
    • Food pantry (groceries): All Day

      Mon, October 31 (in 2 months)

      • Call in advance for services
      • Appointments required

    Schedule

    • Food pantry (groceries): All Day

      every day on the 1st

    • Soup kitchen (ready-to-eat meals): 12:00 pm–2:00 pm

      every weekday

    Location

    1005 East Jersey Street

    Elizabeth, NJ 07201

    directions

    Contact

    (908) 352-7057

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    Food pantry (groceries)

    527 referrals

    • Open until food runs out

    Next Opening

    • 8:00 am

      Sat, October 08 (next week)

    • 8:00 am

      Sat, October 22 (in 3 weeks)

    • 8:00 am

      Sat, November 12 (in 2 months)

    Schedule

    • 8:00 am–

      every month on the 2nd Saturday

    • 8:00 am–

      every month on the 4th Saturday

    Location

    5800 Palisade Avenue

    West New York, NJ 07093

    directions

    Contact

    (201) 295-0082

    https://www.nazarethbaptist.org/

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    Food pantry (groceries)

    472 referrals

    • Call in advance for services

    Next Opening

    • All Day

      Fri, October 14 (in 2 weeks)

    • All Day

      Fri, November 18 (in 2 months)

    • All Day

      Fri, December 16 (in 3 months)

    Schedule

    • All Day

      every month on the 3rd Saturday

    Location

    611 56th Street

    West New York, NJ 07093

    directions
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    Food pantry (groceries)

    455 referrals

    • ID required
    • Client can visit: twice a month
    • Registration required on site

    Next Opening

    • 8:30 am–11:30 am

      Fri, September 30 (tomorrow)

    • 8:30 am–11:30 am

      Mon, October 03 (in 4 days)

    • 8:30 am–11:30 am

      Tue, October 04 (in 5 days)

    Schedule

    • 8:30 am–11:30 am

      every week on Thursday, Wednesday, Friday, Tuesday, Monday

    Location

    451 Van Houten Street

    Paterson, NJ 07501

    directions
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    Food pantry (groceries)

    433 referrals


    Next Opening

    • 8:00 am–10:00 am

      Thu, October 06 (next week)

    • 8:00 am–10:00 am

      Thu, October 13 (in 2 weeks)

    • 8:00 am–10:00 am

      Thu, October 20 (in 3 weeks)

    Schedule

    • 8:00 am–10:00 am

      every week on Thursday

    Location

    515 43rd Street

    Union City, NJ 07087

    directions
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    Food pantry (groceries)

    394 referrals

    • Call in advance for services

    Next Opening

    • 11:00 am–6:00 pm

      Thu, October 20 (in 3 weeks)

    • 11:00 am–6:00 pm

      Thu, November 17 (in 2 months)

    • 11:00 am–6:00 pm

      Thu, December 15 (in 3 months)

    Schedule

    • 11:00 am–6:00 pm

      every month on the 3rd Thursday

    Location

    5029 John F. Kennedy Boulevard

    North Bergen, NJ 07047

    directions

    Contact

    (201) 863-1000

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    Food pantry (groceries)

    392 referrals

    • ID required
    • Distribution in parking lot

    Next Opening

    • Community fridge: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

      Thu, October 13 (in 2 weeks)

    • Food pantry (groceries): 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

      Thu, October 20 (in 3 weeks)

    • Community fridge: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

      Thu, November 10 (in 2 months)

    Schedule

    • Community fridge: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

      every month on the 2nd Thursday

    • Food pantry (groceries): 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

      every month on the 3rd Thursday

    Location

    70 West Grand Street

    Elizabeth, NJ 07202

    directions

    Contact

    (908) 469-9508

    www.jeffersonparks.com

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    Food pantry (groceries)

    390 referrals

    • ID required
    • Diapers upon availability
    • Clothing available

    Next Opening

    • 8:00 am–1:00 pm

      Sat, October 01 (in 2 days)

    • 8:00 am–1:00 pm

      Sat, October 15 (in 2 weeks)

    • 8:00 am–1:00 pm

      Sat, November 05 (in 2 months)

    Schedule

    • 8:00 am–1:00 pm

      every month on the 1st Saturday

    • 8:00 am–1:00 pm

      every month on the 3rd Saturday

    Location

    7605 Palisade Avenue

    North Bergen, NJ 07047

    directions
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    Food pantry (groceries)

    369 referrals

    • Diapers upon availability
    • Clothing available

    Next Opening

    • Food pantry (groceries): 10:00 am–1:00 pm

      Fri, September 30 (tomorrow)

    • Soup kitchen (ready-to-eat meals): 10:00 am–12:00 pm

      Fri, September 30 (tomorrow)

    • Food pantry (groceries): 10:00 am–1:00 pm

      Mon, October 03 (in 4 days)

    Schedule

    • Food pantry (groceries): 10:00 am–1:00 pm

      every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

    • Soup kitchen (ready-to-eat meals): 10:00 am–12:00 pm

      every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

    Location

    510 Broad Street

    Central Ward, NJ 07102

    directions
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    Food pantry (groceries)

    366 referrals


    Next Opening

    • 10:00 am–2:00 pm

      Thu, October 27 (in 4 weeks)

    • 10:00 am–2:00 pm

      Thu, November 24 (in 2 months)

    • 10:00 am–2:00 pm

      Thu, December 22 (in 3 months)

    Schedule

    • 10:00 am–2:00 pm

      every month on the 4th Thursday

    Location

    160 Madison Ave

    Elizabeth, NJ 07201

    directions

    Contact

    (908) 351-2625