IFPO had 7,500 pantry visits in 2015, assisting 23,442 people over the course of the year! Nearly 40% of the beneficiaries are children. Our Thanksgiving and Christmas distributions assisted a combined 900 families, and benefitted 3,000 people in just two days of operation.
The Interfaith Food Pantry of the Oranges (IFPO) provides supplemental and emergency food to those in need who live in the cities of Orange and East Orange, New Jersey.
The pantry is housed in the Church of the Epiphany
105 Main Street, Orange, NJ
Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Except the first Wednesday of the month
On average, IFPO serves more than 180 families per week, which adds up to 1,300 or more people per month. The pantry is a collaboration among Christ Church of Short Hills, Congregation Beth El, Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, and Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel. Many volunteers and donations are needed in order to meet our goal of feeding every person who comes to us in need.
50 million Americans—1 in 4 children—
Don’t know where their next meal is coming from.
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