The Women’s Club has been closely associated with almost every aspect of life in the Borough of Glen Ridge.   The Club prides itself on responding to the needs of the community and beyond.Community Service projects over the years have been large and small, but there is hardly a local charity or town organization (see list below) that has not benefited from the Club’s influence. 

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With the Kiwanis Club of Glen Ridge and an amazing group of town sponsors, the Women’s Club continues its bi-weekly town-wide food drive on Sunday, May 9th & 23rd benefiting Toni's Kitchen, Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair, New Jersey, and St. Theresa’s-Mary’s Pantry. 


Please consider collecting goods from your own pantry, buying a few extra items during your next grocery run, or directly donating to the organizations we’re supporting. Don’t forget to check your weekly grocery store circulars - you’d be surprised to see lots of items on sale! 


Desired (non-expired) items include:

  • Breakfast foods (cereal*, breakfast bars*, oatmeal, etc.)

  • Pasta

  • Pasta sauce (no glass jars)

  • Rice (small bags)

  • Canned tuna*

  • Peanut butter (no glass jars)

  • Soup*

  • Nuts

  • Canned or dried fruit 

  • Canned beans and/or vegetables

  • Shelf-stable milk (boxed)

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In a typical year the Women’s Club provides needed funding to such organizations as:

A Lot To Grow


Babyland Family Services

Eco Fair

Freeman Gardens

Gas Lamp Players

Glen Ridge Ambulance Squad

Glen Ridge Brownie and Girl Scout Troops

Glen Ridge Community Fund

Glen Ridge Educational Foundation

Glen Ridge High School Scholarship Fund

Glen Ridge Music Parents

Glen Ridge Police Department

Glen Ridge Public Library

Glen Ridge Recreation Department


Human Needs Food Pantry


Meals on Wheels

Montclair Fire Department

Mountainside Hospital

Toni’s Kitchen

Wynona's house