We provide food to over 6,000 adults and children on a monthly basis: Perishable/non-perishable food items such as meats, fruits/vegetables (fresh, frozen, canned), grains (dried, canned), bread, pastries, baby food/formula, and dairy. Food is distributed every Friday from 9am-2pm
Children’s Summer Feeding Program
Beacon of Hope provides sack lunches to needy children during the summer months when many of their daily meals include school lunch programs. Without this vital program many children go hungry during the day.
We distribute new and gently used clothing to those in need. Adult casual, sporty and professional attire as well as children's clothing for newborn's and older. Clothes are distributed every Friday from 9am-2pm.
Code Blue Emergency Shelter
We provide emergency shelter for adult male/female individuals during the winter months. They are provided a warm clean environment to rest and recover from the elements, receive hot homemade meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), hot coffee, tea, and chocolate, hygiene kits (body wash, tooth brush/paste, shampoo, razors, shaving cream (men), lotion, and deodorant). We also provide winter clothing, coats, gloves, and hats.
Life Skills Training Classes
We offer the following training:
Parenting Beyond Your Capacity
21st Century Employment
No More Abuse
Re-entry from Incarceration/Rehab/Institution
These courses are designed to assist individuals with regaining their independence in life.
Cooking Matters Nutritional Training
The class is deigned to teach individuals how to eat and shop more nutritionally, while still being budget conscious.
Salvation Army Service Unit
We provide assistance for emergency motel placement, utilities, rental, medical, back packs for back to school, and Christmas toys. If you hear our bells ringing drop a donation into the kettles.
Beacon of Hope, Inc. 41 Mill Street Mount Holly, NJ 08060