We rise by lifting others.”Robert G. Ingersoll
So many people in the Cape May community have asked how they can help during these challenging times. Whether you are lucky enough to call Cape May your home, you are long-time visitor, or a second homeowner, you are part of the extended family that makes Cape May so special. And if you are in a position to provide assistance to others through any of these local efforts, we thank you!
Check out this special “I Love Cape May” promotion from the Flying Fish and support your favorite local non-profits. $5 from every t-shirt is donated to the organization of your choice. And they will deliver anywhere!
Learn more at: https://theflyingfishstudio.com/
Cape May’s own Nauti Spirits Distillery has partnered with Partners Pharmacy of Springfield, NJ, to make hand sanitizer that they are donating to area first responders and several assisted living facilities. They are also making some available for curbside pick-up Tuesdays/Thursdays from 9 am to Noon, and Saturdays from Noon to 4 pm. Your online order helps to fund more hand sanitizers for donations.
Learn more at: https://nautispirits.com/
M.P. Myers Photography started the Front Porch Project of Cape May in response to COVID-19 to offer five minute portrait sessions of your family from the safety of your own front porch or steps in exchange for a donation to one of our local food banks. Sign up on their website.
Learn more at: https://www.mpmyersphotography.com/
The Cape May Community Food Closet is a volunteer organization focused on making sure that all members of our community have the basic necessity of food. They accept donations of food, paper products, personal care products including diapers, and monetary donations.
To learn more: https://www.cmfoodcloset.org/
The Saint Barnabas Cares Food Pantry provides food and personal care items to residents of zip codes 08251 and 08204. To make a food donation (non-perishable items only), please deliver the items during our open hours from 6 to 7 PM on Tuesdays.
To learn more: http://www.saintbarnabasvillas.org/pantry-store-more
If you have updated information about any opportunities for community members to lend a helping hand in or around Cape May, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.