Community Fundraiser To Support Schools With
Food trucks will be parked again for carry out orders this Friday, October 2 at Bayberry School in Watchung for the PTO’s Food Truck Fridays from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. The elementary school is conveniently located at 113 Bayberry Lane in Watchung and open to all to attend.  On hand will be ​Angry Archies, a family-owned and operated vendor, selling their signature dishes such as crab cake, lobster rolls, crab poutine, and chicken sandwiches, ​Chef J’s Latin Dragon, serving its unique Asian and Latin fusion cuisine, and ​Cupcake Carnivale serving their ​artisan, gourmet cupcakes. Vendors ​will be positioned in the lower portion of the school lot for take out. Parking is available on-site, and attendees are asked to wear masks and maintain social distancing when ordering.
Food Truck Fridays is organized by the Watchung PTO to support students and their families attending district schools. The PTO is fundraising to generate funds for COVID-19 hand-sanitizing stations, cleaning supplies, and contact less paper towel dispensers needed at Bayberry and Valley View Schools.
This fundraising initiative will occur for three consecutive Fridays this fall operating on September 25, October 2nd, and October 9th, rain or shine from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at Bayberry School. Each week, dinner entree-based trucks alongside a dessert truck will be selling local specialties to area residents. Trucks will donate a percentage of their proceeds back to the Watchung PTO. All food purchased will be for take-out, and participants are requested to follow COVID-19 guidelines and social distancing measures.
To preview menus, visit ​Dine-to-Donate is an effective fundraising method utilized by the Watchung PTO providing a social connection for residents, a boost to area restaurant businesses, and funds for the school district.
The Watchung Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that serves to strengthen the education and cultural enrichment of Watchung district students as well as to build a closer relationship between the home and school. For more information regarding Food Truck Fridays and to preview menus, please visit the or email ​​.
 Julie Scherzer
Dine To Donate Chair
Daryl Eisenberg-Knegten President, Watchung PTO