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Connecticut Farms and Hannah Caldwell PTA Collaborate to Support the Cranford-Elmora Soup Kitchen

On Thursday night, December 3, the Cranford Elmora Soup Kitchen, a ministry of the First Presbyterian Church of Cranford,  received donations of 125 Blessing (hygiene) Bags to support their food and clothing Christmas distribution scheduled for Sunday, December 20 outside the First Baptist Church of Elizabeth.  The drive was led by Ms. …

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SUPPORT THE CROP WALK THIS SUNDAY!

Our own Pastor Leigh Gillis will be personally walking any donations made on her personalized CROP Walk page or given in church this Sunday, October 20, down to the Methodist Church at 2:00 pm in a symbolic CROP walk!  You can give two ways to support this hunger initiative: By donating directly …

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A Partnership Feeds the Hungry and Increases Census Participation!

Recently the Cranford-Elmora Soup Kitchen, a ministry of the First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, NJ,  partnered with Community Access Unlimited of Elizabeth to hold a Census drive. Through a state Census grant, Community Access Unlimited  provided the funds to make 120 sandwiches to fill mobile picnic lunch bags which were then distributed outside of …

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SOUP KITCHEN TRANSFORMS TO MOBILE PICNIC

Officer Kellam and the Poet

THE CRANFORD-ELMORA SOUP KITCHEN TRANSITIONS TO A MOBILE SOUP AND SANDWICH PICNIC LUNCH The Cranford-Elmora Soup Kitchen has been a mainstay in the city of Elizabeth since 1989.  As the Soup Kitchen enters it’s 31st year of service, nearly 140,000 meals have been prepared and served every Sunday afternoon at the First …

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