Funding to Fight Hunger Included in NJ State Budget

New Jersey Food Bank CEOs Make a Statement to Commend Members of the Legislature As food banks, pantries, and individuals...

Summer at Mercer Street Friends Begins

Mercer Street Friends is ready for Summer! We’ll welcome nearly 200 students – Preschool, elementary, and middle school aged –...

Theft Strikes Mercer Street Friends Food Bank and New Jersey Food Bank Partners Respond

EWING, NJ (June 6, 2022) Mercer Street Friends Food Bank, which serves Mercer County, had three trucks vandalized and catalytic...

Mercer Street Friends Announces 2022 Leadership Awards Honorees

TRENTON, NJ (May 31, 2022) – Mercer Street Friends, committed to nourishing minds and bodies and empowering families and communities...

Newtown Quaker Kids raise over $3,300 at Lasagna Dinner for Preschool

For the ninth time, Newtown Quaker Kids have supported Mercer Street Friends! The annual lasagna dinner raised over $3,300 for...

TCNJ Bonner Scholars Developed PPE Bags for Gregory and Rivera Staff

Thanks to our partner TCNJ Bonner Scholars for providing Gregory School and Rivera Community Middle School with PPE bags as...

Crazy Hat Day at Mercer Street Friends Preschool

It’s Crazy Hat Day and our kids showed up and showed out!

Starbucks Gives Mercer Street Friends $100K Grant for Send Hunger Packing Program

Starbucks Provides $100K Grant toMercer Street Friends and Community Food Bank of NJ to Support Send Hunger Packing Program Equitable...

Happy New Year!

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! As we begin 2022, we see so much promise ahead for our community. Thanks to...

Incredibly Grateful

Mercer Street Friends is incredibly grateful to all who have responded so generously over the past several weeks as we...