The following food pantries serve the Boonton community:
Boonton Food Pantry
Location: Town Hall (100 Washington Street, Boonton, NJ 07005), second floor near the Health and Construction Departments
Hours: Open Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1:00pm-3:00pm
Contact: For more information, call our volunteer, Lucille Rockis at (973) 402 - 9410 ext. 634
Donate: Donations may be dropped off on the conference table near the Health and Construction Departments during
Town Hall business hours (Monday -- Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm). Alternatively, you may make special
arrangements for a donation by calling Lucille Rockis at the number listed above.
Loaves & Fishes
Location: First Presbyterian Church (Corner of Church and Birch Streets, Boonton, NJ 07005) on the ground floor. Access
from parking lot at 513 Birch Street
Hours: Open Wednesdays from 4:00pm-6:00pm and Saturdays from 9:00am-11:00am
Donate: Drop off donations at any time at the ground level of First Presbyterian Church.
Website: For more information: please visit Loaves and Fishes' website at http://boontonfoodpantry.org/ (not to be confused with the
Boonton Food Pantry located at Town Hall)
First Reformed Church Food Pantry
Location: First Reformed Church (237 Washington Street, Boonton, NJ)
Hours: Open Thursdays from 3:30pm - 5:00pm and the third Saturday of the month from 10:00am - 12:00pm
Contact: For more information, call 973-334-0317
Local Financial Assistance Programs
Morris County Department of Human Services
The Morris County Department of Human Services offers a range of financial relief and assistance programs including rent payment relief, meals on wheels, job training, transportation for elderly and disabled individuals, support for veterans, and so on. Visit their website here for more information and programs.
Do you know a family that needs help to afford the cost of preschool? Tuition assistance can make it possible for 3- and 4-year-olds in this area to attend a quality preschool program. Preschool Advantage has been assisting families in Morris and Somerset counties for 25 years. Applications are now available for the 2021-2022 academic year; current deadline to apply is April 3, 2021. To learn more about Preschool Advantage and the application process, visit www.preschooladvantage.org, call (973) 532-2501, or email email@example.com.