Toni’s Kitchen Marches in July 4th Parade

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A little bit of rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of our volunteers as Toni’s Kitchen marched in this year’s Montclair town July 4th parade.  With the Toni’s Kitchen van (re-imagined as a parade float!) leading the way, our group of dedicated volunteers marched the 1.6-mile parade route.  Thousands of residents lined the route, and you…

Celebrating Our Volunteers

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On Friday, June 26, a volunteer appreciation dinner was held at St. Luke’s Church in honor of the many volunteers who donate their time at Toni’s Kitchen.  The dinner was just a small note of appreciation for the incredible hard work that all of our volunteers do every day to make Toni’s the special place…

Adventure Kitchen Raises $663 For Toni’s Kitchen

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On Saturday, May 30, a community-wide Bake Sale sponsored by Adventure Kitchen raised $663.70 to benefit Toni’s Kitchen, a local organization that has been serving meals to hungry members of our community since 1982.  The Bake Sale took place at the corner of Bloomfield Ave., South Fullerton Ave., and Church Street in Montclair.   “At…

Kids Helping Kids at Toni’s Kitchen

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One of the great things about Toni’s Kitchen is how families are able to get involved in preparing and delivering meals for the needy we serve. Lately every Thursday afternoon, Jodi Aishton and her children Georgia and David would come by Toni’s with their wagon. They would load the wagon with backpacks of food and deliver them…

Fresh Fruit & Veggies for Our Guests

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June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month.  At Toni’s Kitchen, we work to make sure our guests receive the best nutrition possible with the meals we serve.  We emphasize fresh fruits and vegetables as we create our menus.  We follow the “My Plate” and USDA guidelines which call for 30% of the meal from…

Help Make Our Garden Grow!

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Toni’s Kitchen is looking for some help in our garden!  We are looking for a Master Gardener or someone with some serious gardening chops who can assist us as we get ready for the growing season.In our small but productive garden, we grow vegetables and herbs to add to the meals that we prepare for…