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missionsJubilee Community Development Corporation in Belleville, NJ

The Jubilee Community Development Corporation is located at 393 Washington Avenue in Belleville, NJ. There they have a Soup Kitchen and a Care Closet which are run by volunteers and more are welcomed everyday.

The Soup Kitchen is held every Tuesday, Thursday, and 4th Saturday. Please go to the undercroft of Christ Church, 393 Washington Avenue, Belleville, NJ at 11AM.

The Care Closet has Bagging Days on the Saturday before the Last Monday of the month at 2PM. Distribution Day is the LAST Monday of the Month at 2PM.

For more information please call 973-751-0615.

 

M&M's: St. Mary Magdalene's Monday Morning Guild

This group was formed in Sept. 2004 and so far consists of six members.  They meet once a month at ten o'clock on the fourth Monday of the month. During the year, the M&Ms participate in various activities for the community. In the past, they visited the residents of Chestnut Hill Convalescent Center in Passaic and distributed pairs of socks at Christmastime. They have on Valentine's Day, made and delivered pumpkin bread to the residents of Lakeview Sub-acute Care Center.  The M&Ms have also traveled to the Lincoln Park Nursing Home where they presented pots of colorful silk flowers to the residents.  They also hosted a luncheon for the Trinity Caring Hands from Trinity Church in Kearny. New members needed and welcomed!!!!

 

St. Peter's Haven & Community Pantry in Clifton, NJ

The Haven provides shelter and support for homeless families.  Through the work of staff and volunteers, the program empowers families to become self-sufficient and enables them to escape the trap of homelessness.  Our families live in a house on the church property or in one of two apartments at Ella's House, our residence on Burgess Place.  The Haven also provides case management, parenting classes, respite care, and health education for our resident families served through the Pantry.  The Pantry serves over 550 residents of Passaic County each month.  Food is contributed by members of the parish family, by friends and neighbors in Clifton, and by churches and other organizations throughout the county.

Volunteer opportunities for the Food Pantry are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday from 8:45AM - 11:45AM.

For more information please call 973-546-3406 or e-mail StPetersHaven@yahoo.org.