The Food Brigade Inc.

The Food Brigade logo


185 W. Madison Avenue, Dumont, NJ
(parking lot behind church)

To participate in our food distributions, you must be a registered client of The Food Brigade with an account in our online pantry system. Once you are registered, you will then be able to log in and request food and other items through this client portal.

To become a client of The Food Brigade, you must first complete and submit our Emergency Food Registration Form and our Client Registration Form, and have a brief intake interview with one of our staff to confirm that you meet the qualification criteria. For more information, visit You can obtain and submit our registration paperwork at one of our distribution sites during its regular hours of operation. Locations and hours are on our website at Please carefully follow the submission instructions on the form and on our website.

All food distribution dates and times will be listed here in the client portal. You should log in periodically to check the schedule and to make appointments for our food distributions. You must make a reservation and place an order through the client portal for each food distribution event at which you want to receive food.

When you place an order with our online pantry system, you will see an Order Summary confirmation message on your screen. Print out the Order Summary and bring it with you when you come to pick up your order. You can also take a screenshot to show on your phone if you do not have access to a printer. You will also receive an email confirmation of your request. You may also receive email and text message reminders of your scheduled visit.


Although our mission is charitable in nature, you may be refused services if:

1. You make untrue or inaccurate statements in your registration application form or otherwise provide untrue or inaccurate information for your account.

2. You are abusive or threatening toward our staff or volunteers.

3. You fail or refuse to follow the instructions and direction of our staff or volunteers when receiving services (e.g., failing to follow the traffic directions given by staff upon picking up food from us, failure to wear a mask, etc.).

4. You fail to pick up food that you ordered and/or reserved, without contacting us to advise that you were unable to pick up.


ACKNOWLEDGMENT: By placing an order for food, you are accepting a charitable donation of food from The Food Brigade Inc. You hereby release The Food Brigade Inc. of all liability of any nature whatsoever, and accept the food products "as is" and at your own risk. You understand that, if you reserve food or other assistance but then fail to pick it up or otherwise take receipt, you may deprive OTHERS who needed that assistance. You agree to abide by the above and by all other policies and procedures of The Food Brigade Inc., and you understand and agree that assistance may be immediately terminated otherwise.

The Food Brigade is an equal opportunity provider.

The Food Brigade Inc. provides service without regard to race, color, religion, age, handicap, sex, or national origin. The Food Brigade Inc. does not require any money, property, or service from anyone in exchange for food or any other goods and/or services.