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Food Pantries in the County
CAPE MAY COUNTY
Cape May 08204
Cape May Community Food Closet First Presbyterian Church, Corner of Decatur & Columbia Sts. (across from Merion Inn) 609.972.5343 (Tina) 2nd & 4th Fri., 9:00am-11:00am Cape May, Cape May Point, Lower Twp., West Cape May; non-perish. & perish.; twice a mon.
Cape May Court House 08210 Coalition Against Rape & Abuse 609.522.6489 every Mon.-Fri., 8:00am-4:00pm – call for appt. no residency/income restrictions; non-perish. & perish.; once a wk.
Erma 08204 Seashore Community Church of the Nazarene 446 Seashore Rd. 609.886.6196 every Mon., Wed. & Fri., 9:45am-12:00pm Lower Twp.; non-perish. & perish.; no frequency limit
Green Creek 08251
Green Creek Bethel United Methodist Church 386 Rte. 47 609.889.0474 2nd Sun.., 10:00am-11:00am no residency/income restrictions; non-perish. only; once a mon.
Church of the Resurrection 200 Tuckahoe Rd. 609.390.0664 every Wed., 2:00pm-4:00pm Cape May County; no income restriction; non-perish. & perish.; twice a mon.
Ocean City 08226
Ocean City Ecumenical Council Food Cupboard St. Peter’s Methodist Church, 8th & Central Aves. 609.398.3191 every Mon.-Fri., 1:00pm-3:00pm Ocean City; non-perish. only; every 30 days
Rio Grande 08242
Catholic Charities 1304 Rte. 47 S., Unit C-1 (Village Shoppes) 609.886.2662 every Wed., 8:30am-11:30am no residency restriction; non-perish. only; every 2 mon.
Shore Family Success Center 1046B Rte. 47 609.778.6225 every Tues., 1:00pm-6:00pm Cape May County; no income restriction; non-perish. & occasional perish.; once a mon.
Sea Isle City 08243
Sea Isle City United Methodist Church 4102 Central Ave. 609.231.4929 by appt. only no residency/income restrictions; non-perish. & perish.; once a mon.
Holy Redeemer Food Pantry 1801 Rte. 9 N. 609.463.6027 every Mon., Tues. & Thurs., 9:00am-12:00pm Cape May County; no income restriction; non-perish. & perish.; once a mon.
Holy Spirit Lutheran Church 1220 Bayshore Rd. 609.886.2414 every Thurs., 10:00am-1:00pm; last Sat., 10:00am-1:00pm Lower Twp.; no income restriction; non-perish. only; once every 30 days Russell’s Pantry
Lower Twp. Rescue Squad, 101 Georgia St. 609.889.5143 Mon.-Fri., by appt. only (call 1 day in advance) Lower Twp.; no income restriction; non-perish. & occasional perish.; once a mon.
St. Barnabas Pares Food Pantry St. Barnabas by the Bay Episcopal Church, 13 W. Bates Ave. 609.886.5960 every Tues., 6:00pm-7:00pm 08204 & 08251; no income restriction; non-perish. only; once a mon.
Bethel Commandment Church 402 S. George St. 609.465.0356 every Tues., 9:00am-11:00am.; every Thurs., 4:00pm-6:00pm; produce: 1st Wed. & 3rd Thurs., 11:00am-4:00pm Cape May County; no income restriction; non-perish. & perish.; once a mon.
Vera Smith Food Pantry 100 E. Main St. 609.465.4837 every Mon., Wed., & Fri., 9:00am-12:00pm no residency restriction; non-perish. & perish.; once a mon.
Angel Visit Baptist Church 435 W. Garfield Ave. 609.522.0056 3rd or 4th Mon., 10:00am-12:00pm NJ res.; non-perish. & perish.; once a mon.
Lazarus House Emergency Food Pantry Burk & Pacific Aves. 609.522.1500 every Mon., Wed. & Fri., 10:00am-12:00pm NJ res.; non-perish. & perish.; once a wk.
St. Casimir Church 304 Clay St. 609.861.5992 Tues., Thurs. & Sat., 9:30am-12:00pm Cape May County residency restriction; non-perish. & perish.; once a mon.
Habitat for Humanity http://www.habitatcapemaycounty.org/
Become a Habitat for Humanity Homeowner!
Habitat Cape May County is opening the application process for a 2-bedroom home located in Upper Township. The purpose of Habitat for Humanity is to provide affordable housing to qualified working families through a hand up, not a hand out. Main criteria to me met include income 50% of the HUD median income, ability to pay an affordable mortgage, demonstrate a need for housing due to safety, overcrowding, temporary or unaffordable situation, and be willing to partner through 300 hours of sweat equity and homeowner education.
Application period begins June 18, 2020 and ends July 25, 2020.
Applications may be picked up and dropped off during location business hours at:
20 Court House South Dennis Rd.
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Consumer Credit & Budget Counseling
299 S. Shore Rd.
Marmora, NJ 08223