The Great Jersey City Soup Swap


This may not be in Hoboken, but it’s an opportunity for local soup lovers to exchange their creations, as well as help local charities in need.

Jersey City Soup Swap 2010 January 24

What: Soup and Charity meet-up in Jersey City

When: Sunday, January 24, 2010

  • 3:30pm to meet and mingle (BYOB – Feel free to bring wine. Snacks available for purchase from Made with Love)
  • 4:00pm SHARP – SOUP SWAP begins

Where: Made with Love Artisan Bakery & CafĂ© – 530 Jersey Avenue (between Columbus & Newark), Jersey City
Required: Bring 4 quarts of your FROZEN homemade soup (divided into single quart containers) AND one or more non-perishable items to donate to the St. Matthew’s Food Pantry
(canned soup, one-can meals, cereals, peanut butter, tuna, canned tomatoes or sauces, canned fruits or vegetables, and non-perishable milk are all appreciated)
How? You bring FOUR single-quart containers of your homemade frozen soup. (Plus your donation to the food pantry.) We will then draw numbers and take turns picking out different soup. You will leave with FOUR 1 quart containers of a wonderful mix of homemade soups. Bring whatever soup you cook best. This can include chili, stews, chowders, and gumbos. Can’t be here? You can always assign a proxy to do your soup swapping for you! INVITE YOUR FRIENDS! We can never have too many soups to choose from!

The St. Matthew’s food pantry serves persons in our community living with HIV/AIDS and other serious illnesses through the Hyacinth Foundation.

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