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Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries

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There are many ways that you can help:


Your personal, employer-matching funds, and corporate giving are essential to this ministry. You may now direct your Thrivent Financial Choice dollars to GWCM.  Contributions may be sent to the below address or through your faith community:

330 E. Barber Ave

Woodbury, NJ 08096


Checks may be made payable to Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries or GWCM.


The Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a non-profit, public charity corporation EI # 57-1186539.   Your financial contributions are fully tax-deductible.


The GWCM receives 25% of the proceeds from the Greater Woodbury, spring ChurchWorld ServiceCROP WalkBoth the Rotary Club of Woodbury & Woodbury Breakfast Rotary Club have, in the past, participated in matching funds to the GWCM.

When you shop, the AmazonSmile Foundation  will make a contribution to the GWCM based upon your purchase. For more information regarding participation in these fund raising opportunities, see Related Links. 


Donate food items either at the 330 E. Barber Ave., Woodbury, New Jersey location or at your faith community. Hold a food drive in your neighborhood, with your organization or work place. Items needed include:


Breakfast - cereal, package of dry milk, pancake mix, syrup.


Lunch – Peanut butter & jelly, mayonnaise, tuna, canned soup.


Dinner – potatoes (box or can), rice, pasta (spaghetti/macaroni), spaghetti sauce, macaroni & cheese, green vegetables, corn, carrots, beets, canned fruit, juice, tea/coffee, crackers, pudding mix, Jell-o, cake mix & icing.


Other – hand soap, toilet paper, feminine products, shampoo, etc.



(gently used) seasonal children and adult clothing, outerwear, children’s books and small household items to Jeanette’s Closet on Tuesday mornings at the Woodbury Friends Meeting, 124 N. Broad Street, Woodbury (next to Hunter Street parking garage).

Many opportunities!

            As a “handy helper

            At the Summer Lunch Box program

            At Jeanette’s Closet

            At the food pantries:

                                   ~ record keeper ~ client interviewers ~ food shoppers ~ food packers