Monday, November 12, 2012

#njsandy Distribution centers, drop off sites, meal offerings and volunteer opportunities

LIST BY JOE SILLS via #njsandy

Distribution centers, drop-off sites, meal offerings, and volunteer opportunities…

 Please re-post! Everywhere!

(Call to make sure what their current needs are.)


Temple Shalom
5 Ayrmont Lane
Aberdeen Township, NJ 07747
Phone: (732) 566-2621


The Toms River High School (North) Thespian Group

Operation “Storm Troupers” is collecting donations to distribute to a number of shelters,
Fire houses, EMT Buildings, and more, that are located in Ocean County, NJ.

Check their above-listed site, to see what their current supply needs are.

They also accept gift cards and monetary donations.

Drop-off location in Beachwood, (see Toms River, for other drop-off points.) –

*Beachwood Area
936 Beachwood Blvd.
Beachwood, NJ 08722

If you are out-of-state, but would like to donate, you can mail boxes of donations OR gift cards OR monetary donations to:

Operation Storm TROUPErs
936 Beachwood Boulevard
Beachwood, NJ 08722


Belford Engine Company (Station Number 3, for Middletown Twp.)
739 Main St.
Belford NJ 07718
Phone: (732) 787-8561.

Their most recent request was for dog food, dog treats, and dog supplies.


Belmar Municipal Court (meet at town Gym)
601 Main Street
Belmar , NJ 07719 (meet at town Gym)
Phone: (732) 681-3893

The Hurricane Relief Distribution Center (at the Belmar Arts Council Building.)
608 River Road (corner of Seventh Avenue and River Rd.)
Belmar, NJ 07719
Phone: (732) 749- 3360

Professional food service vendors who wish to volunteer on-site outdoor cooking operations and food service delivery, should contact April Claudio at (732)681-3700.


Local firehouses are collecting for shelters.

Bound Brook

The Salvation Army of Bound Brook
108 Hamilton St.
Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Phone: (732) 748-1146

Open 1:00 Pm to 5:00 Pm (Mon. thru Fri.)


Breton Woods Fire Dept.
665 Mantaloking Rd
Brick, NJ 08723

*Appears to be listed as not currently taking donations. Check to find out.

Brick Police Athletic League
60 Drum Point Road
Brick, NJ 08723
Phones: (732) 477-0144

Provides meals.

Visitation Church
730 Mantoloking Rd.
Brick, NJ 08723
Phone: (732) 477-0028

Call to see what their latest donation needs are. May still be serving food.


Monday through Friday — 8 AM – 5 PM
Barker Bus Company
81 Chimney Rock Road #2
Bridgewater, NJ 08807.
Contact Peggy with questions. Phone: (732) 580-6475

Ask what goods and supplies are needed.
You can also send them Wawa Gas Cards or ShopRite Gift Cards for $10.00.

Monday through Friday — 8:00 am to 5:00 pm


The Brigantine Beach Community Center (BBCC)
265 42nd Street.
Brigantine, NJ 08203
Phone: (609) 266-2891

Open 5 days a week, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Fountain of Life Center
2035 Columbus Rd
Burlington, NJ 08016
Phone: (609) 499-2131


Eagleswood Fire Company
219 Railroad Avenue
Eagleswood, NJ 08092
Phone: (609) 296-5151

*Listed as not currently having a donation drive. Check to see when the next one is.

Egg Harbor Township

Atlantic City Rescue Mission
2009 Bacharach Blvd.
PO Box 5358
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: (609) 345-5517

Shore Fellowship Church
1049 Ocean Heights Avenue
Egg Harbor twp, NJ 08234
Phone: (609) 646-4693

Call to see what their latest needs are.
Accepts pre-cooked food. They serve about 360 people, daily.


Mercer Street Friends Food Bank
824 Silvia St.
Ewing, NJ 08628
Phone: (609) 406-0503
Fax: (609) 406-7328

Not accepting clothing or bedding at time of listing.


Allstate Insurance Agency (a drop-off point)
101D Barkalow Ave.
Freehold, NJ 07728
Phone: (732) 462-3152

Bring donations Monday thru Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Sunday- 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Diane & Co
3440 Route 9 South
Freehold, NJ 07728
Phone: (732) 625-8001

*Call to see if they have plans for a future donation drive.


Pro Car Auto Sales
482 Route 31
Hampton, NJ
Phone: (908) 537-1077

They recently had a goal to fill up 1 or 2 Excursion Trucks from their lot and drive them down to the shelters by Sunday, of last week. Call to see if they are planning another drive.

Harrington Park

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
31 Lynn Street
Harrington Park, NJ 07640
Phone: (201) 768-0819

New and gently used toys. Drop off anytime from November 4th until November 18th.

New and gently used toys, clothing, socks and shoes, gift cards, etc.


Beacon of Hope Distribution Center (and drop-off location)
Established by the NMCC (Northern Monmouth Chamber of Commerce)

Set up at:

Children’s Wear
3106 State Route 35
Hazlet, NJ 07730

*They need a minimum of 300 volunteers a day!

Donations can be made through one of their partners, The Raine Foundation, at

Beers Street School
610 Beer St
Hazlet, NJ 07730
Phone: (732) 264-1107
Fax: (732) 264-1081

Serves / distributes massive amount of meals.

Always looking for volunteers. Accepts hot meal donations.

The Raine Foundation (see listing, further down), is willing to transport and serve the food, if you wish to drop it off at their Children’s Warehouse drop-off location.

Maranatha Baptist Church
665 Holmdel Road
Hazlet, NJ 07730
Phone: (732) 739-1282

The Raine Foundation; in partnership with the NMCC.

Set up at

Children’s Warehouse
3140 State Route 35
Hazlet, NJ 07730

They are a drop-off point, they distribute to those in need, and they also distribute to other distributors. They need lots of volunteers.

They accept cooked food donations. They distribute to places that provide meals.
(Such as Beers Street School – 610 Beers St., Hazlet.)


Henry Hudson Regional School
1 Grand Tour
Highlands, NJ 07732
Phone: (732) 872-0900

*A Red Cross Shelter

As they shelter families with their pets, pet food supplies are often needed.

Recently requested gift cards for super markets.

Senior Center, Highlands (Housing authority for elderly & disabled)…

Need trays of hot food. Please inbox or call Kristie Kane (908- 461- 5637), or Marybeth Walz (732-996-3369), to coordinate.

Jesus Fellowship Calvary Chapel
181 Bay Ave
Highlands, NJ 07732
Phone: (732)832-6406 - Laura

They feed residents everyday until 5:00 PM.

Those willing to contribute food or hot meals can either bring it to the Jesus Fellowship Calvary Chapel, or deliver it to 21 E. Front Street, Red Bank (Sounds To Go DJS).
Project Rebuild and Recover will make sure that it gets to them.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Food Bank
141 Rt. 36. (Navesink Ave.)
Highlands, NJ
Phone: (732)872-1290

Accepting volunteers from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
121 Miller St.
Highlands, NJ
Phone: (732) 872-0281

Accepting volunteers.


St. Benedict Church St. Benedict School
165 Bethany Road 165 Bethany Road
Holmdel, NJ 07733 Holmdel, NJ. 07733
732-264-4712 (Phone) 732-264-5578 (Phone)
732-264-9080 (Fax) 732-264-8679 (Fax)
(This great site often posts listings of the latest supply / volunteer needs of other distribution centers, drop-off points, and shelters.)

Open for drop-off and distribution 7 days a week, 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.
Father Daniel Swift - Phone: (732) 264-4712, extension 42

Call (or check out the their site on the Internet) for their latest donation and volunteer needs.

Coordinator of the drop-off and distribution center(s) is Mary Mykityshyn.
Phone: (732) 739-0924. Email: redcoach@comcast


St. William the Abbot Parish Hall
2740 Lakewood-Allenwood Road
Howell, NJ 07731
Phone: (732) 840-3535 Father Oscar Sumanga Jr.

Call to see what their latest needs are. Not listed as currently accepting clothing.

Open 7 days, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Sandy EMS and FIRE Supplies
(Collection and Distribution Center)
405 Bartley Road
Jackson, NJ 08527
Phone: (732) 994-5112

Offers immediate supplies and support for EMS and Fire Departments affected by
Hurricane Sandy.

Check their facebook page for their latest donation needs.

Donations can be shipped to Nadine Demczyszyn, at the address listed above.

Always can use help from volunteers.

(On The Spot Graphics is lending the organization the use of their warehouse, offices, phones, and computers.)


(Joseph R.) Bolger Middle School -SANDY SHELTER
100 Palmer Place, Keansburg, NJ
(732) 787-2007

Continuously providing hot meals, clothes, and supplies. Ask about volunteering.

Keansburg High School
142 Port Monmouth Rd.
Keansburg, NJ 07734
Phone: (732) 787-2007

Accepts volunteers for sorting, etc.

St. Marks Episcopal Church
247 Carr Ave
Keansburg, NJ 07734
Phone: (732) 7871075

Saint Marks is asking that anyone who needs coats or blankets any type of clothing please arrange to come and pick them up. We are serving meals everyday during the crisis from 12-3. We are no longer accepting donations of clothing or water. We are accepting coats, blankets and non-perishables. Any organization, persons or Church that are in need please contact Father Edwin Chinery Priest-in-Charge of Saint Marks Church at 732-787-1075 ( please leave a message).


Keyport Central School / Shelter
335 Broad St
Keyport, NJ 07735 - 1695
Phone: (732) 264-2840
Phone: (732) 739-3900, ext. 5265
Phone: (732) 203-2219

*Listing shows them as not currently being used for sheltering. Call to enquire.

They recently posted that they desperately needed volunteers (over 18 years old) for the night shift (7 pm - 6 am). They also had accepted volunteers during the day. Call to see if they have plants to resume operations as a shelter or distribution center.

Keyport Police Department
70 West Front St.
Keyport, NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 739-3900 x 5265


Calvary Lighthouse Church
1113 East County Line Road
Lakewood NJ
Phone: (732) 363-1239
Phone: (732) 942-1541 (House of Blessing #)

They have a huge Convoy of Hope there.


Thompson Park
Service Entrance at 805 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ

*Listed as currently not being in active service.

Little Egg Harbor / Tuckerton

Lighthouse Alliance Church (near Acme)
481 Route 9 South
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Phone: (609) 296-9673

Check for donation needs. Accepting volunteers.

St. Theresa Church
450 Radio Road
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Phone: (609) 296-7800 Contact: Cathy Mazanek

7 days, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Currently not accepting clothing. Call to find out current needs.


Spirit of ‘76 Liquors
119 Highway 71 and Stockton Lake Boulevard
Manasquan, NJ 08736
Phone: (732) 223-3180

Manahawkin / Stafford

King of Kings Parish (Was an evacuation shelter.)
1000 North Main St.
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: (609) 597-7177

Learning Experience
1600 New Jersey 72W
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: (609) 978-2900

Ocean Community Church
1492 Route 72 West
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: (609) 597-5151

Southern Regional High School
90 Cedar Bridge Road
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: (609) 597-9481

Stafford Rescue Workers
Squad 38
365 East Bay Avenue, Route 9
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Phone: (609) 597-0001
Fax: (609) 597-9430


Circle Factory Outlet
1407 Atlantic Avenue
Manasquan, NJ 08736
(732) 223-2300

Manchester (Toms River)

Manchester Volunteer Fire Company
545 Commonwealth Blvd.
Toms River, NJ 08757
Phone: (732) 240-3880


St. Clement Church (Gym)
172 Freneau Avenue
Matawan, NJ 07747
Phone: (732) 284-1600 - Father John Scully
Phone: (732) 566-3616 - Joe Cahill

7 days, noon to 3:00 pm

Mays Landing

Walmart Vision Center
4620 Blackhorse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Phone: (609) 625-8200
Monday – Friday 9am-7pm, Saturday 9am – 6pm and Sunday 12-5pm

Middletown Township

Belford Engine Company (Station Number 3, for Middletown Twp.)
739 Main St.
Belford NJ 07718
Phone: (732) 787-8561.

Their most recent request was for dog food, dog treats, and dog supplies.

Centrex Sports Club
887 State Route 35
Middletown, NJ 07748
Phone: (732) 796-1155

Croydon Hall Recreation Complex (a donation site established by the Twp.)
900 Leonardville Road
Leonardo, NJ 07737
Phone: (732) 615-2265
Fax: (732) 872-8706

Mater Dei Prep High School (parking lot)
538 Church St.
Middletown, NJ 07748
Phone: (732) 671-9100
Fax: (732) 671-9214

Offering showers, washers and dryers.

Port Monmouth Fire Company (Station Number 6, for Middletown Twp.)
125 Main St.
Port Monmouth, NJ 07758 - 1431
Phone: (732) 787-8325

Hot meals needed and being distributed. They recently needed men’s work boots.

The New Monmouth Baptist Church
4 Cherry Tree Farm Rd.
Middletown, NJ 07748
Phone: (732) 671-5998

The New Monmouth Baptist Church is hosting over 100 men and women from Oklahoma Disaster Relief. This team is equipped to provide hot meals for 30,000+ a day! Let's put them to work!!! They are willing to take over meal operations in all Monmouth county shelters!

The Team also is providing free chainsaw services and free demolition work for all homes that have been effected by flooding.


The Neptune Township Collection & Distribution Center
1934 Heck Avenue (at the rear of the building)
Pone: (732)988-5200 x 230 or 235

Call the above-listed number to enquire about donations and volunteering.
You can also contact Carina Santos, at (732)988-5200 x233, if you have any questions.

Neptune (But serving ALL of Monmouth and Ocean Counties)

The Monmouth / Ocean County Foodbank ( “The Foodbank” )
3300 Route 66
Neptune, NJ
Phone: (732) 918-2600

In just the first week, The FoodBank distributed food for more than 225,000 meals – including hot meals prepared in our Culinary Training Kitchen - to food pantries, churches, senior centers, shelters and other organizations serving those hardest hit by the Hurricane.

Donations can be dropped off 7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Monday – Friday and 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Their most recent needed items were:

Ready-to-eat meals (canned soup, stew, chili, etc.)
Shelf-stable (boxed, non-refrigerated) milk
Disposable diapers

If you would like to volunteer your time, help is needed to sort donated food and prepare disaster kits. Please click on this link to sign up as a FoodBank volunteer:


AIDS Resource Foundation
77 Academy Street
Newark , NJ 07102
Phone: (917) 312-5224

Covenant House
330 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 621-8705

Looking for volunteers.

Accepts American Express, Visa, and McDonalds gift cards.

They have created a registry on Amazon, which makes it very easy to donate goods as well.

Renaissance Community Development Center
441 Orange Street
Newark , NJ 07107
Phone: (973) 481-3431
Check in with what their latest needs are. They also accept American Express and Visa gift cards.

New Brunswick

Elijah’s Promise
18 Neilson St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone: (732) 545-9002

Donations, canned goods, fresh food. Prepares and serves meals.
Recently was looking for bagged lunches and bottled water.
Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Stirlingside Properties
256 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 312 6892

Senior center with NO power!

Call to see what they currently require. Accepts hot meals, as well.

St. Gianna Beretta Molla Parish
1421 New Road
Northfield, NJ 08225
Phone: (609) 646-5611
Fax: (609) 484-8345

Between Noon and 5:00 pm.

North Plainfield

VIP Honda
700 Route 22 East
North Plainfield, NJ 07060
Phone: (908) 753-1500


Broadway Pizza
246 Livingston Street
Suite C
Northvale, NJ 07647
Phone: (201) 767-4030

Drop off anytime from November 4-November 18.

New and gently used toys, clothing, socks and shoes, gift cards.


Danny D’Elia Building
24 Lawlor Drive
Oakland, NJ
Phone: (201) 960-8632 Contact- Dan Mason

Recently had a drive on Saturday, November 10th.


Burlington County College PE Building (Red Cross shelter)
601 Pemberton Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068
Phone: (609) 894-9311


Angels of God Clothing Closet
334 South Broadway
Pitman NJ 08071
Phone: (856) 625-8652

Please call (856) 625-8652 to set up a drop off time, or stop by any of the designated collection times.

Port Monmouth

Port Monmouth Fire Company
(Station Number 6, for Middletown Twp.)
125 Main St.
Port Monmouth, NJ 07758 - 1431
Phone: (732) 787-8325

Hot meals needed and being distributed. They recently needed men’s work boots.

Pt Pleasant

St. Peter Church (school cafeteria)
6 Forman Avenue
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
Phone: (732) 892-0049 Sister Jeanne Morgan

Open 6 days, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Sundays, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm)

Harvey’s Closet Thrift Shop
(basement of Harvey Memorial United Methodist Church)
1120 Arnold Avenue,
Point Pleasant Boro, NJ 08742
Phone: (732) 892-1660

Anyone affected by Hurricane Sandy who needs clothing, as well as any Shelter volunteers who need clothing for their shelters, are welcome to come and receive clothing free of charge. Donations of clean, gently used clothing with no stains or holes are also welcome to be dropped off.

Red Bank

Project Rebuild and Recover
21 East Front St
Red Bank, NJ
Phone: (732) 544-9568 (Informative Facebook page. Constantly updated.)

Drop-off and distribution. Always can use volunteers. Even Jon Stewart (of The Daily Show) is helping them! Informative Facebook page. Need help, 7 days a week.

Their base of operation is at Sounds To Go DJs.

Salvation Army
180 Newman Springs Road
Red Bank, NJ 07701
Phone: (732) 747-1626

Open Sunday, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm, and Monday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm


Holy Cross Elementary School (The drop-off location for Sea Bright)
40 Rumson Rd.
Rumson, NJ 07760
Phone: (732) 842-0348

Volunteers needed at Sea Bright Recreation Center. Please contact Kristie Kane direct to coordinate. Phone: (908) 461-5637.


Sayreville Relief Center
287 Cheesequake Road
Bldg. K & L
Parlin, NJ 08859
Phone: (732) 651-0970
Fax: (732) 651-0979

Hours of operation- Monday thru Friday, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm & 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.


Hampton Lakes Fire Company
72 Holly Boulevard
Southampton, NJ 08088
Phone: (609) 859-2600

Tinton Falls

Arc of Monmouth County
158 Wayside Road
Tinton Falls, NJ 07712
Phone: (609) 903-3174

Easter Seals
4261 Route 33
Tinton Falls, NJ 07701
Phone: (732) 922-0400

Toms River

A.R.M.S. (American Recreational Military Service) Disaster Distribution Center.
1200 Whitesville Rd. (Behind the Toms River Armory)
Toms River, NJ.
Phone: (732)890-4914 *Contact is Ronnie Micciulla

For helping military families. If you are a veteran in need, please use the above contact information.

Accepting donations.

First Baptist Church
700 Main St.
Toms River, NJ 08753
Phone: (732) 349-0745

Offers distribution of free lunch and dinner. The North Carolina Baptist Convention Disaster Relief team is housed there. It's a drive through, pick up your meals, and be on your way service. Signs will be posted for entrance on Main Street and exit on Colfax Street. Meals are distributed from 11am-1pm and again from 4pm-6pm.

Pine Belt Arena (Toms River North)
1245 Old Freehold Road
Ritacco Center
Toms River, NJ 08753
Phone: (732) 505-5702

Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Dept. (Recently set p as a drop-off location.)
40 Clayton Ave.
Toms River, NJ 08755
Phone: (732) 349-0808

Donations can be dropped off starting this Tuesday through Sunday each day from 10am to 2pm.

Recent needs were for Non-Perishable Food Items, Paper Products, Blankets, and All Baby items, except Furniture.

St Barbara Greek Orthodox Church
c/o Lavalette school
2200 Church Rd
Toms River NJ 08753
Email: Alison Zylinski at (Alison Zylinski)

St. Luke Church
1674 Old Freehold Road
Toms River, NJ 08753

Phone: (732) 286-2222 - Father Robert Grodnicki

7 days, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm

The Toms River High School (North) Thespian Group
Operation “Storm Troupers” is collecting donations to distribute to a number of shelters,
Fire houses, EMT Buildings, and more, that are located in Ocean County, NJ.

Check their above-listed site, to see what their current supply needs are.

They also accept gift cards and monetary donations.

Drop-off locations (as of November 10th.) :

*Beachwood Area
936 Beachwood Blvd.
Beachwood, NJ 08722

* High School North Section of Toms River
127 Mapletree Rd.
Toms River, NJ 08753

*Liberty Village Section of Toms River
18 Cornwallis Rd.
Toms River, NJ 08755

* North Dover Section of Toms River
540 Fielders Lane
Toms River, NJ 08755

*TJ Maxx Plaza Section of Toms River
925 Greenhill Ct.
Toms River, NJ 08753

*Woodlands Section of Toms River
1512 Forrest Trail Circle
Toms River, NJ 08753

If you are out-of-state, but would like to donate, you can mail boxes of donations OR gift cards OR monetary donations to:

Operation Storm TROUPErs
936 Beachwood Boulevard
Beachwood, NJ 08722

Toms River Intermediate South
1675 Pinewald Road
Beachwood, NJ 08722
Phone: (732) 505-3916

Accepts volunteers. Call to see what their latest supply needs are.

Toms River Intermediate East
(Hooper Avenue)

*Not taking donations at this time.


Pinelands Regional Middle School
590 Nugentown Road
PO Box 248
Tuckerton, NJ 08087
Phone: (609) 296-3106, extension 403

Specifically: Toothbrushes, towels, feminine products, men’s clothes,
pet food, and bowls.

Excess materials will be distributed to other shelters, as well.

TES Donation Center
213 Marine St.
Tuckerton, NJ 08087
Phone: (609) 296-7434
Use the left rear entrance near the cafeteria. 8:00 am – 12:00 noon, Daily

Union Beach

Holy Family Roman Catholic Church
727 State Route 36
Union Beach, NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 264-1484

*This is listed as not currently being a distribution center. Call to see if it will resume operations.

If you don’t want to disturb the church, you can contact James Mogee (of Monmouth County Public Works) to see what its current status is. Phone: (732) 303-2882.

Homeless To Independence, Inc. (A Faith-Based Non-Profit #20-4571735)
929 Highway 36
Union Beach, NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 264-7500 Office and Fax
Text: (609) 577-3555
Ann Martin-Frey, Founder and Executive Director

Besides being a drop-off AND distribution location, they are also allowing people to do up to 2 loads of laundry (per family), each day.

They prove access to WIFI, showers, and will gladly charge computers, phones, etc., between the hours of 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, Mon. thru Fri.

Donations can be mailed to the above address.

Volunteers are desperately needed. Check the Internet Site for the latest donation needs.

Office of Emergency Management
650 Poole Avenue
Union Beach , NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 264-3773

Seven Dogs Bar
910 Union Avenue
Union Beach, NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 217-1111

Union Beach Borough Hall
650 Poole Ave.
Union Beach, NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 264-9029

To volunteer for services either at the Hall, or elsewhere in the town, visit between the hours of 9AM – 7PM (curfew).

Call to find out what the latest needs are, as far as donations. On November 11th, the town posted a need for large amounts of shovels, rakes, gloves, and traffic vests.

The town recently requested pry-bars, work gloves, hard rakes and shovels.

To donate money, go to, or send a check to:

Union Beach Disaster Relief
c/o Union Beach Borough Hall
650 Poole Ave., Union Beach, NJ 07735

These funds will ONLY go toward relief from the storm.

Union Beach Fire Company #1
1110 Union Avenue
Union Beach, NJ 07735

*Not listed as being a current drop-off or distribution center. Call to see when it will re-open.

Union Hose Fire Company
1224 Florence Avenue
Union Beach, NJ 07735
Phone: (732) 888-5524

The Rainbow Family’s Super Storm Sandy Rapid Response Kitchen (in partnership with Organic Valley) is set up at the Union Beach Station. They are said to be offering hot meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, 7 days a week, since November 6. They’re even serving FEMA workers!

As of November 12, Union Beach’s Internet site, (, reported that they currently do not need any food supply donations. Call to see if that’s changed


Waretown Bucket Brigade
Waretown United Methodist Church
27 Bryant Road
Waretown, NJ 08758
Phone: (609) 693-3134


The DeVoe Funeral Service (in conjunction with Franklin Twp. Volunteer Fire Dept.)
136 West Washington Ave
Washington, N.J. 07882
Phone: (908) 689-0046

Needed items can be dropped off at the fire department at 37 Second St., New Village, N.J. between 9:00 am and 7:00 pm, or at the funeral home between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.

Call Kathy Matlock @ (908) 619-2414 cell, or (908) 859-4510, home, for any questions.


1501 Route 22 West
Watchung, NJ 07069
Phone: (908) 756-1925


St. Ann Church
2901 Atlantic Avenue (& Glenwood Ave.)
Wildwood, NJ 08260
Phone: (609) 522-5583

From 10:00 am to 3:00 pm


Zaraphath Christian Church
2 Chapel Drive
Zarephath, NJ 08890

Will soon be collecting donations.

You can mail donations to the above address.
Please label everything with, “Hurricane Disaster Relief”.

If you would like to donate money, you can write a check to Zarephath Christian Church. Please make sure you write “Disaster Relief” on the memo line. 100% of your money will go towards helping the people of Staten Island, Queens, and NJ.

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