A Toni’s Story–How We Help

How does Toni’s Kitchen help people in our community?  Here’s just one example: Recently, a gentleman who we’ll call Hamid contacted us.  He had recently had back surgery but was unable to return to his physically demanding job as a chef, and unable to collect any disability.  His family (wife and two teenage children) quickly…

Latest Video from Toni’s Kitchen About Our Services

Check out the latest video created by volunteer Bashir Baskinger about the services Toni’s Kitchen provides in our community.  The video was created for our 35th anniversary fundraiser in October, “Tending our Community.”  Thanks to Bashir for the great work on this video!  

Local Solutions Prove Effective in Keeping Hunger Away

At Toni’s Kitchen, we are big believers in local solutions. And that is especially true when it comes to hunger. Children who need food in their cupboards are right here in our schools and on our playgrounds. Our own local crossing guards and bank tellers have slim paychecks that sometimes make healthy food out of…

Toni’s Kitchen Celebrates 35 Years at Our Fundraising Gala

It was a grand affair at the Women’s Club of Upper Montclair on Saturday night as Toni’s Kitchen celebrated 35 years of serving the community with a gala fundraiser.  The was great music from The Koan Trio, the Passing Notes a cappella singing group from Montclair High School, and the TNT Ramblers (below).  Jim Axelrod,…