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The St Bartholomew Food Pantry has been in existence for over 30 years. We help families and individuals who need assistance. Donations are received during weekend Mass or can be dropped off at the Rectory during business hours. We do not accept dairy or frozen items.

Recommended items include:

  • Jarred (already prepared) tomato sauce
  • Non-refrigerated Parmesan cheeseBanquet Home Style Bakes (in various flavors)
  • Banquet Home Style Bakes (in various flavors)
  • Taco Dinner Kits
  • Hamburger Helper Dinner Kits
  • Mac ‘ n Cheese
  • Pasta Side Dishes
  • Instant Mashed Potato Boxes/Bags
  • Rice
  • Canned Tuna 
  • Snacks such as Pretzels or CheezIts
  • Crackers
  • Cereal
  • Snack bars (i.e. granola)
  • Juice
  • Ketchup
  • Mustard
  • Salad Dressing
  • Peanut butter and jelly
  • Individually wrapped toilet paper
  • Individually wrapped paper towels
  • Napkins
  • Tissues
  • Personal Hygiene items (shampoo, soap/body wash, toothpaste and toothbrushes)

 It's important that dates are checked as we are not able to distribute items that are past their expiration date.

For more information about the food pantry or to apply for assistance, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the Rectory at (908) 322-5192. We will mail a registration letter detailing eligibility requirements.