Bridges Outreach 120 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ07901 Started in 1988 by one suburban couple, Geoff and Ginger Worden, Bridges Outreach provides homeless individuals in New…More York City with food, clothing, toiletries and other necessities through weekly trips called "runs." Now, the organization has more than 1,500 volunteers delivering more than 75,000 brown-bagged lunches each year. In 1996, it expanded to helping the homeless of Newark, and in 2002, came to Irvington.
Family Promise 71 Summit Ave, Summit, NJ07901 A non-profit in its 20th year, Family Promise has affiliates in 39 states working to lessen the plight of poverty. The…More organization secures volunteer work and donations to help provide homeless and at-risk families with sustainable independence.
Oakes Center 120 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ07901 The Oakes Center currently houses Bridges, the volunteer-based program that delivers lunches, clothing and other…More essentials to homeless people in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Newark and Irvington. Founded 20 years ago, Bridges's delivers about 100,000 bagged lunches annually.