Brooklyn’s Finest Ravioli Donated To Toni’s Kitchen

One of the ways that we’re able to continue to provide delicious, nutritious meals to our guests is through the donations of many great restaurants and markets in the Montclair area who are willing to give their surplus food to Toni’s. But you may not know that one of our regular donors is located in…

Watchung School Garden Donates to Toni’s Kitchen

Toni’s Kitchen  thanks the Watchung School garden for their gift to our kitchen.  Jack Roselund (in photo), one of the Watchung students who helped tend the garden, delivered tomatoes grown in the garden to Toni’s, and they were used as part of a meal for our guests.  Thanks to Jack and all the students and…

Toni’s Kitchen Garden Is Growing Strong!

At Toni’s Kitchen, we have our own small but productive garden that we use to grow vegetables and herbs to add to the meals for our guests.  Tonia Stigeler, a volunteer at Toni’s Kitchen, is working in the garden along with volunteers Delaynie Cusick and Mike Gorman. The space for our garden has been donated…

Volunteer Profile: Tonia Stigeler

Tonia Stigeler has been volunteering at Toni’s Kitchen every Saturday for about a year.  She’s a native of Montclair, and she says she wanted to give back to her hometown.  Fellow Toni’s Kitchen volunteer Mike Reitman told her about Toni’s.In addition to working in the kitchen and on special events, Tonia is also doing a…

TK Volunteer Florence McAlvanah Wins Award

Florence McAlvanah, Toni’s Kitchen volunteer and Advisory Committee member, has been named Hospice Director of the Year by the New Jersey State Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.  Florence has led the Atlantic Hospice team (part of the Atlantic Health System)  for over 10 years, after more than 20 years of oncology experience at Mountainside Hospital,…