Drive By Food Drive For Middlesex County

A “Drive By Food Drive” is scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 6 from 12:00-4:00 in the Menlo Park Mall parking lot, to serve Middlesex County residents in need. See the flyer for requested items and drop off information.

Sat, June 06
12:00 pm — 4:00 pm
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A “Drive By Food Drive” is scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 6 from 12:00-4:00 in the Menlo Park Mall parking lot, to serve Middlesex County residents in need. See the flyer for requested items and drop off information.

55 Parsonage Rd Edison, NJ 08818

Parking lot of Menlo Park Mall, near Barnes & Noble and Cheesecake Factory

55 Parsonage Rd
Edison, NJ 08818

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