May Food Pantry Collection May 1-26

JFS Food Pantry 1440 Whalley Avenue 1st fl, CT

May Pantry Wish List Items May is a month with lots of celebrations - from Mother’s Day to preparing to honor upcoming graduates of all ages.  Everyone deserves a treat and you can help Pantry visitors celebrate their loved ones with a donation of boxed cake mixes, frosting and cookie mixes. Also, during May our […]

Cafe J Ribbon Cutting at the JCC

JCC of Greater New Haven 360 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT, United States

Join us on May 22nd for the grand opening of Cafe J at 11 a.m. at the JCC, 360 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT.   Moving forward, Café J will be open Monday – Friday from 8 am – 2 pm. For information about mentoring a Chapel Haven student as part of the Café, contact Rachel Scolnic […]

Monthly Food Pantry Collection, June 1 – 28

JFS Food Pantry 1440 Whalley Avenue 1st fl, CT

Food Pantry June Wish List Although Summer officially begins on June 21st, June offers many opportunities prior to summer to join in outside festivities.  What better time to collect traditional picnic items.  The JFS Food Pantry will be collecting items such as mustard (yellow and spicy); ketchup, relish; mayo, baked beans, and sauerkraut and salad […]

JFS Annual Meeting

The JFS Annual Meeting by the Board of Directors is scheduled on Thursday, June 29, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.  The meeting will be held on Zoom. Topic: JFS Greater New Haven Annual Meeting Time: Jun 29, 2023 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Meeting ID: 863 3646 9352 Passcode: 867969    

Pantry Food Collection for July – Salad Ingredients

JFS Food Pantry 1440 Whalley Avenue 1st fl, CT

During the summer, people look for quick and easy meals that won't keep them inside cooking in the hot weather.   This month the JFS Food Pantry is focusing on items which can be used in or on salads.  This includes the following non-perishable items: salad dressings, canned beets, sauerkraut, canned olives, cannellini beans, dark red […]

Hunger Action Month Food Collection 9/5 – 9/30

JFS Food Pantry 1440 Whalley Avenue 1st fl, CT

September is National Hunger Action Month and the JFS Food Pantry & Assistance Program is collecting newly purchased, non-perishable items to stock it's shelves. Here are the most requested foods and our food donation guidelines: Cereal  (all types for adult and children) Soups and broths (cans and boxed) Canned meals/meats and fish such as Canned […]