Receiving fresh flowers each week at Bentley makes everyone’s lives brighter and colorful. One of our families shared mindful and thoughtful photos of how she inspires her family. Thank you, Rachel for sharing!
Gatorade,Tropicana and a multitude of refreshing beverages is at Bentley thanks to a very generous donation from PepsiCo/Quaker Oats! We are truly blessed and grateful to our friends at PepsiCo/Quaker Oats! As Bentley offsets grocery bills every week by providing diverse food provisions and more for families, these beverages certainly provide additional relief for their households.
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS
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Volunteers needed to help at our distribution facility to assist with distribution to the participant families in our program.
Volunteers needed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday mornings to help with breaking down and sorting fresh food provisions and more that come into the distribution facility.
Volunteer drivers needed to help pick up provisions in the local area from generous providers. A larger SUV or van with seats down can be used.
We welcome hearing from you and thank you for your interest in providing helping hands. Bentley Community Services is located at 4064 Route 1 North, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852. Please contact us at 908-227-0684.
Bentley is so grateful for the community of volunteers offering their helping hands! Volunteers from the community, along with participant families volunteering, truly is the key for being able to handle 10-12 tons of food provisions Bentley receives monthly! We have community volunteers helping on rotation as well as participant family volunteers helping on rotation, as we practice accountability and volunteerism in the Bentley Community. Thank you for your helping hands! Photo is just a sampling of our many helping hands volunteers.
We are grateful to our generous providers farms for the bounty of fresh, farm produce helping Bentley create access to healthy fruits and vegetables, facilitating healthy diets for working families during their time of need in our unstable economy. Thank you to Von Thun Farm, Snyder’s Farm and Rutgers!
Thank you to our generous provider farms for the farm, fresh produce we receive weekly. The beefsteak tomatoes are incredible. Also, we are grateful to the backyard farmers for their donations of fresh produce. We are delighted to be distributing weekly farm, fresh cucumbers, corn, zucchini, squashes, onions, cole crops, eggplant, peppers, string beans and more, freshy picked!
A huge thank you to our summer intern Nick! He started with us again in May as soon as he returned home from college and has helped us in so many ways. Nick helped and performed all around tasks: driving our box truck picking up provisions, loading and unloading, breaking down sorting through the provisions, breaking down endless boxes, shifting dry goods around inventory and in our cold storage equipment, mowing and weed whacking the grounds and interacting with so many people. He is off to sports camps and then back to college in several weeks. Thank you, Nick, for your help and a job well done! Best wishes for a healthy, safe and successful junior year at college!
We thank ShopRite for being the host store for our non-perishables food drive recently, the consumers shopping that day for their generous donations and the work team from Bloomberg for helping us sort and breakdown the provisions in our warehouse distribution facility! Thank you for helping Bentley and the families in need in our program. 1,320 lbs. of generous donations!