"Helping Those Less Fortunate"
732-721-5600 ext. 2022 or ext 6625
The Food Bank is available by appointment only for Old Bridge residents in need of food assistance. We are located at the municipal complex in the little red barn. We carry a variety of perishable and non-perishable items to help families put a hearty meal on the table.
In partnership with our friends at MCFOODS, we are now able to provide our clients with fresh vegetables and fruits and a variety of other items.
Residents are qualified based on the income guidelines issued by the Federal Food Stamp Program. In order to receive assistance, you must be and Old Bridge resident and have applied for SNAP (previously known as Food Stamps) at the Middlesex County Board of Social Services at 732-745-3500. After applying with SNAP, you will need to schedule an appointment for an intake. Please call Anahita Feltz, Food Bank Manager at 732-721-5600 ext. 6625 to schedule an appointment. You must bring the following information and meet the income guidelines.
Two Proofs of Residency (tax bill, utility bill, cell phone bill, bank statement)
Award or Denial Letter from SNAP
Income Verification (last two consecutive pay stubs, unemployment pay stubs or bank statement showing direct deposit)
SSA, SSD, SSI award letter
Income guidelines for 2019 are as follows:
|Number in Household
||Maximum Gross Income Per Year
OLD BRIDGE TOWNSHIP RECYCLING CENTER NOW ACCEPTING DONATIONS FOR THE FOOD BANK
In an effort to help stock our local food bank, non-perishable food items can now be dropped off at the Township's Recycling Center. The Recycling Center is open Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please click here for more information.
General Saloon to hold its Annual Food Drive
General Saloon will be hosting its annual "Rock and Stock Food Drive" on Saturday, March 2nd. Please click here for more information about the event!
THE FOOD BANK NEEDS YOUR HELP!
The Food Bank is actively seeking donations to restock its shelves! Please click here for a flyer on items currently needed!
MIDDLESEX COUNTY FOOD BANKS DIRECTORY
The MCFOODS Directory is a resource tool to direct people to an agency in their area that can provide them with emergency food assistance. Please click here for the complete directory.
INTERESTED IN DONATING?
Donations can be dropped off at the Food Bank during its operating hours, which are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 12pm. Non-perishable items may also be dropped off at the Old Bridge Library during their operating hours.
We encourage individuals, organizations and businesses to conduct food drives to help support the food bank throughout the year. For information on conducting a successful food drive, please call us at 732-721-5600, ext. 6625.