The Arc Middlesex Receives $4,000 Grant from LongHorn SteakHouse and Olive Garden to Advance Volunteerism and Community Service
The Arc Middlesex has been selected by the LongHorn Steakhouse in North Brunswick, Piscataway and Woodbridge as well as Olive Garden in Woodbridge to receive a $4,000 grant as part of the Restaurant Community Grants Program from the Darden Restaurants Foundation, the charitable arm of Darden Restaurant.This donation will enable The Arc Middlesex to deliver surplus food on a regular basis to organizations such as the Ebenezer Baptist Church in New Brunswick which hosts soup kitchens every week.
"The Vocational Department is pleased to have the opportunity to give back to the community by volunteering year round to impact hunger: the soup kitchen is extremely appreciative of our involvement and commitment" stated Debbie Aidelman, Director of Vocational and Supported Employment Services.
For more information on the Darden Foundation, please click here
For more information about the Ebenezer Baptist Church and their Soup Kitchen, please click here
Welcome to The Arc of Middlesex County
The Arc Middlesex County is a private, not-for-profit organization, established in 1949. The organization is dedicated to promoting equal life opportunities for people who have developmental disabilities. We are members of The Arc of New Jersey and The Arc of USA. Visit our affiliate Network 21.