Introducing… Elijah’s Promise on Wheels!
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Food Changes Lives

We envision a community where no one goes hungry for lack of food or funds, where a good meal is a nutritious meal, where our community learns to steward natural and financial resources wisely, and where we make opportunity available to those who seek it. We believe that Food Changes Lives!

Our Programs

Elijah’s Promise programs have been serving the New Brunswick and New Jersey communities since 1989. To see a full list of our programs, click here.

Community Soup Kitchen Guests Eating

Community Kitchen

Serving Almost 300 Meals A Day

Promise Culinary Chef preparing greens

Promise Culinary School

State Certified Job Training Program

Promise Garden Volunteers and Kids at Garden Plot

Promise Agriculture

Grows Food & Community

Promise Clinic Team Members

Promise Clinic

Greater Access to Health Services

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Social Services

Connect to Resources for Success

Kids cooking with Let's Cook program

“Let’s Cook” Program

Healthy Cooking for Kids & Adults

Elijahs Promise Food Truck

Elijah’s Promise on Wheels

A Mobile Food Delivery Initiative

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Mercado Esperanza

Community Market Celebrating Latino Food, Art, & Culture

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Food Justice Advocacy

Address Hunger At Its Root

Support Our Mission and Promise!

Food Changes Lives


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Recent News & Stories

Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge 2021 Update

Elijah’s Promise is excited to be entering our second year of the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge, the program that supports our New Brunswick cohort of the Your Food, Your Choice high school fellowship program. Check out this snapshot of our first year in the program and some of our successes so far!

This Is What Elijah’s Promise Is All About

This is what Elijah’s Promise is all about. One person, helping another person. EP On Wheels visited the FPC Food Pantry while their pantry was closed this week, bringing our free, hot meals to more folks throughout our community. One person serving another person—being friendly, being supportive, being in-community. THIS is how food changes lives!

Elijah’s Promise Never Closes Its Doors

It’s days like today, when things seem the hardest and luck is at its worst, that our promise never to miss a day in over 30 years of serving our guests hot, free meals is most important. We’ve had folks lined up all morning despite the flood conditions; our staff and our facilities are fortunately […]

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