Our Mission

Our mission is to feed those who are hungry in the Trenton area and offer programs to encourage self-sufficiency and improve the quality of life.

Serving Meals

Serving nutritious meals, free of charge, no questions asked to anyone who comes seeking nourishment.

Serving People

Education, Job Training, Workforce Development empowering people to pursue their hopes and dreams.

Serving Our Community

Providing case management, access to community resources and assistance to help neighbors in need.

How You Can Help


Make a difference by volunteering at TASK or in our community.


Make a donation that will provide healthy meals for neighbors in need.

Task wish list

From food to shampoo, TASK is always in need of supplies to help our patrons.

Did You Know…

TASK relies on more than 4,000 volunteers to prepare and serve meals and provide services to help folks get back on their feet.

people rely on food from us every year
meals served to hungry families at 16 locations
lbs. of food distributed each year

Turning Hunger into Hope

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National Grant Helps TASK put Culinary Job Training Initiative Back on Track

Emilio’s Culinary Academy,  the 12-week culinary training program TASK put on the back burner after the coronavirus hit New Jersey, has relaunched thanks to grant from Catalyst Kitchen, a national