Fresh Food For Families – You CAN Help Fight Hunger by Donating Fresh Produce! (Wednesday March 9th, April 12th & 26th – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm) Nutrition and learning go hand in hand! Certain foods may enhance academic performance. Children who eat a nutritionally balanced diet may be more focused and have more energy for school work. Donated fresh fruits and vegetables may be dropped off at the NFSB Annex, 169 Chestnut Street, Nutley, NJ 07110. Suggested produce: tomatoes, cucumbers, potatoes, zucchini, cauliflower, apples, pears. DOWNLOAD FLYER.
The Nutley Family Service Bureau Food Pantry
169 Chestnut Street, Nutley, NJ 07110 – Phone: 973-542-8276
Food distribution occurs on an every other week basis.
Wednesday 9 am to 4 pm – Thursday 9 am to 12 pm – Friday: 9 am to 4 pm
NJ SNAP applications are available at NFSB. When making ends meet means you struggle to put food on the table, NJ SNAP may be able to provide help. NJ SNAP, formerly Food Stamps, is New Jersey’s supplemental nutritional assistance program that can help low-income families buy the groceries they need to eat healthy. CLICK HERE for more information.
The Food Pantry is the recipient of the generosity from individuals, civic organizations, churches and Nutley Township organizations. The Boy Scouts of America have been a long-time supporter and in 2016, raised over 13,000 food items making them the largest single contributing organization to our pantry.
We are additionally grateful to Greenutley, Nutley Farmers Market, Nutley Community Garden, The Giving Garden and NFSB Girl’s Leadership Garden for their support. Nutley ShopRite sponsorship of NFSB FP in their Partner’s in Caring Grant provides staples throughout the year.
NFSB is a member of the Community Foodbank of New Jersey.