Food Drive: American Association of University Women
April 14, 2012 9:00 AM
About The Event
For more information: Contact AAUW-NJ at 973-235-1830
In collaboration with the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs, AAUW-NJ is asking for your support of its collaborative food drive by bringing non-perishable food products to the AAUW-NJ Annual meeting on Saturday, April 14th (Forsgate Country Club, Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg, NJ 08831 732-521-0070) between 9 am to 2 pm. The goal of the food drive entitled: "Operation Peanut Butter, Jelly and Beans" is to restock the food banks under the name, "A Million Pounds: Dare-Dream-Do". The much needed volunteer program will run from April 14th to June 12th , 2012. After April 14th, the New Jersey AAUW Branches are being encouraged to hold food drives in their local areas throughout New Jersey. All collections will be distributed to local food banks in the North, Central and South Jersey areas, such as:
North: American Red Cross Food Bank, Nutley Chapter House, 169 Chestnut St, Nutley, NJ 07110 (973)-667-3818
Community Food Bank 31 Evans Terminal Hillside, NJ 07205 (908) 355-3663
Central: FOOD BANK NETWORK OF SOMERSET COUNTY. Site: Bldg 9-E Easy Street, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.
Food Bank of Monmouth & Ocean Counties - A Member of Feeding America. 3300 Route 66, Neptune NJ 07753 (732) 918-2600
South: Food Bank of South Jersey 1501 John Tipton Boulevard Pennsauken, NJ 08110 (856) 662-4884)
In addition volunteers and donations are truly needed at your local soup kitchens, food pantries, and food banks. Check the internet for the sites closest to you.
Please let your contacts know that you are representing AAUW-NJ in collaboration with the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs.
For more information: Contact AAUW-NJ at 973-235-1830.