Food Pantries and other resources

Free food pantries, groceries and charitable food banks in Bergen County

Free food banks, soup kitchens and pantries in Bergen County provide assistance to local individuals as well as to families. They help both low income residents and people facing an emergency. Different pantries can provide free non-perishable food, meals, groceries, personal hygiene items, and other support to those in need. Note: some food pantries are open for only limited hours; some pantries serve only those people who reside in specific towns. Always check ahead. The list with addresses and phone numbers is below.

Center For Food Action (multiple locations):

192 W. Demarest Avenue, Englewood. Phone: 201-569-1804

90 Ridge Road, Mahwah. Phone: 201-529-2029

301 Hoboken Road, Carlstadt. Phone: 201-933-4268

239 Anderson Avenue, Fairview. Phone: 201-945-5831

316 First Street, Hackensack. Phone: 201-883-9375

224 Midland Ave., Saddle Brook. Phone: 201-703-9857

451 Grand Avenue, Palisades Park. Phone: 201-242-001

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church: 29 N Washington Ave, Bergenfield. Phone: 201-384-0101.

St. Joseph Church & Food Pantry: 115 East Fort Lee Road, Bogota. Phone: 201-342-6300.

Cliffside Park Borough Hall - Epiphany Roman Catholic Church: 247 Knox Ave, Cliffside Park. Phone: 201-943-7320.

Closter Borough Hall: 295 Closter Dock Road, Closter. Phone: 201-784-0600, X-429.

The Food Brigade: 185 W. Madison Ave, Dumont. Phone: 201-614-4414.

Holy Rosary Church Pantry: 365 Undercliff Ave, Edgewater. Phone: 201-945-6329.

St. Cecilia Church, Office of Concern: 85 Demarest Avenue, Englewood. Phone: 201-794-5327; 201-568-1465; and/or 201-256-7179.

Englewood Salvation Army: 80 S. VanBrunt St, Englewood. Phone: 201-503-9400.

Fair Lawn Food Pantry: 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn. Phone: 201-794-5333.

St. John The Baptist Church Food Pantry: 239 Anderson Ave, Fairview. Phone: 201-


Good Shepherd Inc.–Friends for Life: 1576 Palisade Avenue Fort Lee. Phone: 201-461-7241.

Calvary Baptist Food and Clothing Pantry: 419 Harrison Avenue, Garfield. Phone: 973-253-8557.

Loaves and Fishes Interfaith Food Pantry: 66 Palisade Ave, Garfield. Phone: 973- 253-8557 or 201-646-3947.

Grace Redeemer Church: 21 Harristown Road, Glen Rock Phone: 201-704-2676.

All Access Community Development: 351 First Street, Hackensack. Phone: 917-863-4416.

Varick Memorial Food Pantry: 120 Atlantic St., Hackensack. Phone: 201-674-7024.

Salvation Army/Second Reform Church: 36 Union Street, Hackensack. Phone: 201-336-6000 x-6501.

Hasbrouck Heights Borough Hall: 218-222 Boulevard, Hasbrouck Heights. Phone: 201-288-0195.

Hillsdale Board of Health/Helping Hands, Interfaith Food Pantry at the United Methodist Church: 349 Hillsdale Avenue, Hillsdale. Phone: 201-664-0600.

St. Margaret Of Cortona Food Pantry: 31 Chamberlain Avenue, Little Ferry. Phone: 201-641-2988.

Faith Reformed Church: 95 Washington Street, Lodi. Phone: 646-596-6408.

St. Francis de Sales: 125 Union Street, Lodi. Phone: 973-779-4330.