Food Resources



Below is a list of food resources in the Trenton/Mercer County area.


Church of Christ

434 N. Clinton Ave., Trenton, NJ

Soup Kitchen: 2nd Saturday of each month Lunch from 11:30am to 1:00pm


Jerusalem Baptist Church

150 N. Clinton Avenue, Trenton, NJ (609) 394-9816

Monthly Community Meal & Free Clothing. 3rd Saturday of a five Saturday

month and 1st Saturday of a four Saturday month. Lunch is 11:30am to 1:00pm


Rescue Mission of Trenton

98 Carroll St., Trenton, NJ

Soup Kitchen. 1st Saturday of a five-Saturday month and every Sunday. Lunch

from 11:00am to 12:00pm


Sacred Heart Church

343 S. Broad Street, Trenton, NJ. (609) 393-2801

Soup Kitchen. 4th Sunday Lunch from 12:30pm to 2:00pm


St. Mary’s Cathedral (Loaves and Fishes Food & Soup Kitchen)

151 N. Warren St. (Perry and Warren), Trenton, NJ. (609) 396-8447

Last two Saturdays of the month. Lunch is 11:00am to 2:00pm


Trenton Area Soup Kitchen

72 1/2 Escher Street, Trenton, NJ. (609) 695-5456

Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry; Adult Education; Computer Classes; Job Search

Assistance. Monday to Friday Lunch from 10:30am to 12:50pm; Monday to

Thursday Dinner from 3:30pm to 5:00pm


Soup Kitchen South

First Baptist Church, 128-140 Centre St., Trenton, NJ

Soup Kitchen: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Dinner from 5:00pm to 6:30pm


West Trenton Soup Kitchen at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

801 W. State St., Trenton, NJ. Thursday from 5:00pm to 6:30pm


Cadwalader Asbury United Methodist Church

900 Stuyvesant Ave., Trenton, NJ (609) 392-8847

Food Pantry. Thursdays 4:00pm-6:00pm


Catholic Charities

132 N. Warren St., Trenton, NJ (609)394-8847

Food Pantry, Utility Service Assistance. Monday, Tuesday,

Thursday 9:00am-12:30pm


Christ Church Community Center

331 Hamilton Avenue, Trenton, NJ (609) 394-8926

Food Pantry, Day Care, Senior Citizen Program


Crisis Ministry of Princeton and Trenton

123 East Hanover Street, Trenton, NJ (609) 989-3303

Food Pantry; Emergency Financial Assistance

(609) 396-9355 – Last 3 weeks of each month; 2nd Saturday of the month


Crisis Ministry of Princeton

61 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ (609)-921-2135

Food Pantry; Emergency Financial Assistance. Monday to Thursday (closed the

last weekday of the month)1:30pm-4:00pm


East Trenton Center – Food Pantry

601 N. Clinton Ave. Trenton, NJ (609) 393-8009

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – Summer 10-1 Winter 11-1


Hamilton Neighborhood Service Center, Inc.

169 Wilfred Avenue, Hamilton, NJ (609) 393-6480

Emergency Services (Food, Food Pantry, Financial); Crisis Intervention. Mondays

10am-12noon, Wednesdays 1pm-3pm



1880 Princeton Ave, Lawrenceville, NJ (609) 989-9417

Food & Clothing for Homeless Families, Food Pantry Tuesday Noon-8:00pm,

Monday and Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm


Lutheran Church of the Redeemer

189 S. Broad Street, Trenton, NJ (609) 396-2411

Food Pantry. Monday and Wednesday 8:30am-12:30pm


Mercer Street Friends Food Pantry

151 Mercer Street, Trenton, NJ 08611 (609) 989-1925

1100 W State Street, Trenton, NJ 08618. (609) 396-8414


Mount Carmel Guild of Trenton

73 N. Clinton Avenue, Trenton, NJ. (609) 392-3402

Food Pantry, Clothing, Personal Care Items. Monday – Friday 9:30am-11:30am.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.Friday 1:30pm-3:30pm


Phoebe’s Pantry (Bethany Presbyterian Church)

400 Hamilton Avenue, Trenton, NJ (609) 393-6318

Food Pantry. 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month 8:00am-10:00am


Princeton Deliverance Center

301 Southard Street, Trenton, NJ. (609) 392-9161

Food Pantry. Wednesday (not 1st of the month) 12:30am- 2pm, Friday 9am-



Primera Iglesia Pentecostal

Alpha and Omega Inc. – 347 Second St., Trenton, NJ

(609) 571-9135 . Food Pantry. Wednesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm


Sacred Heart Church

343 S. Broad Street, Trenton, NJ. (609) 393-2801

Food Pantry. 3rd Tuesday of the month. 4:00pm-5:30pm


Samaritan Baptist Church

531 Dr. ML King Blvd, Trenton, NJ (609) 393-0016

Food Pantry. Saturday 9:00am-11:30am


Trinity Cathedral Food Pantry

801 W State Street, Trenton, NJ (609) 392-3805

Food Pantry. Every other Saturday 9:00am-11:00am


Turning Point Methodist Church

15 S. Broad Street, Trenton, NJ

Dinner served and Food Pantry. 3rd Sunday 10am-1pm.


United Progress, Inc. (UPI)

162 West State Street, Trenton, NJ (609) 392-2161

Food Pantry: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday


This program provides substance abuse treatment, employment counseling etc.. and assists with emergency food, utility, housing services and homeless prevention.

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