We are so thankful for the numerous volunteers at Bentley; the clientele family volunteers, the employee work teams that come from important partnerships we have with corporations and community organizations and key community volunteers offering helping hands.
Highlighting our key community volunteers that come to Bentley virtually every week, we thank them for their time and help. The many various tasks they do each week helps Bentley in its operations. Thank you for your support and dedication to our mission and goals as we continue to create access to such high quality, diverse fresh foods and more products, facilitating healthy diets and nutrition to the clientele families we serve! Please click this article to see photos of our key community volunteers:
Cheryl and Arlene
Beya and Janet Tracy
Dottie and Luci Joan, Meena, Rujul and Kavita
Esha and Kathy James,Joey,Anoushka,Esha,Willow,Claire,Ayo,Julia
We thank Bloomberg for their ongoing support! Each week a team of numerous helping hands employee volunteers from Bloomberg is at Bentley helping us with our intake of high quality, fresh food provisions, sorting and packing, unloading our box truck, placing product where it needs to be, breaking down endless boxes and helping set up our facility for distribution to our clientele families. We so appreciate your help!
A team of volunteer employees came out to Bentley to help sort and pack provisions we collected at our recent food drive. They also helped sort through the fresh foods we pick up from our generous providers. Thank you for your helping hands and for doing such a great job!
Bentley had a very successful food drive recently where we collected non-perishables and toiletries to replenish our shelves and inventory. Thank you to Shop Rite, the generous community of shoppers for their generous donations and the group of helping hands volunteers. We received approximately 2,000 lbs.!
We are so thankful to all of our generous providers for their weekly ongoing support by giving us such high quality, healthy and fresh provisions helping Bentley feed so many. Thank you for helping us create access to diverse food provisions and facilitating healthy diets and nutrition, as we re-distribute these high quality foods weekly to our clientele families.
We recently held a Health & Wellness workshop for our clientele families. This workshop was facilitated by a truly dynamic Terry Lynch, MHS, DPT who has offices in Hillsborough. What an amazing workshop where we learned so many tools and tips as we look ahead to better health and wellness through 2018 and beyond. Thank you, Terry for a great workshop!
Thank you, Princeton University, for partnering with us as we both practice food sustainability. The diversity of fresh, healthy prepared foods are truly delicious and so welcome by the working families in our program!
Read the article by Princeton University: https://www.princeton.edu/news/2018/01/25/saving-food-one-ounce-time
Since 2013, the staff and families of The Learning Experience of Belle Mead have graciously provided Christmas holiday gifts to the children 10 years and under of the clientele families in the Bentley program. This is truly a gift of gracious giving! We thank everyone at The Learning Experience for their thoughtfulness and wonderful gifts. This truly makes a difference for these families.