223 Ellison Street
Paterson, NJ 07505
Description of Organization:
CUMAC feeds people and changes lives, while working to alleviate hunger and poverty in Passaic County and northern NJ. Their programs provide individuals with life’s basic necessities. The food pantry feeds over 2500 people annually; and the Depot receives, stores and distributes about 2 million pounds of food to 40 partner feeding agencies. The Community Food Coalition works with 20 pantries to broaden CUMAC’s feeding outreach. The Community Closet provides disaster relief to those in need while our permanent supportive housing offers homes to individuals struggling with disabilities and homelessness. Lastly, Pathways to Work provides critical job training skills.
Bnai Mitzvah Projects or Volunteer Opportunities offered by the organization for children ages 11 - 13:
CUMAC offers volunteer opportunities which include, but are not limited to sorting food donations, sorting clothing donations, bagging fruits and vegetables, bagging frozen items and assisting with occasional special projects.
Minimum Age to Volunteer:
Offer family volunteer opportunities?