We are incredibly grateful to all of our wonderful volunteers who help us change lives!

Please take note of the following before your volunteer shift:

The health and safety of our clients and volunteers is our top priority. Should you be feeling ill at all we ask you to cancel your volunteer shift by contacting volunteer@elijahspromise.org or 732-545-9002, Ext 122.

Please note that we do not honor court ordered service hours because of the legal obligations it requires and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

We ask that all volunteers wear closed toed shoes as well as long pants for safety purposes.

All volunteers must be at least 16 years of age and anyone under 18 must come with a guardian.

For the purposes of food safety, we ask all volunteers to wear masks at the Soup Kitchen.

When signing up a minor, you must secure an individual volunteer slot for both the adult and child. Please expect to be on your feet for the entirety of your shift.

Thank you for your incredible support!

Frequently Asked Questions

All volunteers must be at least 16 years of age to volunteer onsite.

We welcome volunteers 6 days a week, provided they are at least 16 years old. If you are under 18, please ensure you come with your own supervision (like a parent or guardian). For onsite opportunities, supervision must also sign up for a shift. Responsibilities will include tasks like meal preparation, serving meals, cleaning, and engaging with clients respectfullyPlease sign up here! All available shifts are listed; if you don’t see any, it means they’re already filled. Please commit to your chosen shift as consistency is crucial for effective service. 

If you are under 18, you will need a guardian to supervise you during your onsite shift. 

When signing up for a minor (under 18), please ensure the guardian also has an available shift.  

Please note that we do not honor court ordered service hours because of the legal obligations it requires and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. 

If you need to cancel your shift within 24 hours, please call the soup kitchen at 732-545-9002 X117 

If you wish to volunteer, please register on our volunteer site for a shift.  

Due to space limitations and fire codes, we can only accommodate five people in our kitchen at a time. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

 

The kitchen is open from 8:00 am-12:30pm Monday through Saturday; thus, we can only offer volunteer shifts during this timeframe.  

We are looking forward to seeing you for your shift, for your comfort and safety please arrive at your scheduled time and wear closed-toed shoes and long pants. Please expect to be on your feet for the whole shift.