Kids Make It Happen at Toni’s Kitchen

At Toni’s Kitchen, we are so grateful for all of the donations we get from so many in our community.  But we have a special place in our hearts for the kids who bake, cook, pack, and deliver healthy food for our guests.  We have a long tradition at Toni’s of welcoming young people into…

Toni’s Kitchen Welcomes Stacey Cooper As New Kitchen Manager

Toni’s Kitchen is thrilled to introduce our new Kitchen Manager, Stacey Cooper. Stacey has been a great volunteer with Toni’s for a number of years.  About a year and a half ago, Stacey was a driving force in establishing the Healthy Backpack program, which has been a huge success for Toni’s.  Stacey put together the plan…

Director’s Blog — Summer 2017

by Anne Mernin, Director of Outreach for Toni’s Kitchen Summer 2017 Dear Neighbors: Toni’s Kitchen has been growing — a lot!  Part of the reason is that suburban hunger is growing as new, previously stables groups have joined more traditional high-need populations.  High housing costs and a scarcity of full time jobs lead to extended periods of…

Special Needs, Special Thanks

Toni’s loves its partnership with special needs schools and groups. These volunteers set our tables and organize our pantries as they also develop their own skills to step out into the world. Special thanks to The Deron School, The Children’s Institute, YCS/Sawtelle Learning, Montclair’s Transition Program and Jespy House for their support during the academic…