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1743 Route 27
at Skillman Lane,

Somerset, NJ 08873




Thurs & Fri: 9am-6pm
Saturday: 9am-6pm
Sunday: 10am-5pm


Locally Grown Jersey Produce from Suydam Farms

Fresh Baked Goods from KNEAD and Better World Bakery

Premium Coffee from Rojo's Roastery and OQ Coffee Co.

Handcrafted Molé Sauce from Corazon Kitchen

Delicious Gelato from Pino Gelato

Grab-and-Go Meals

Fresh Flowers

and more!


At Elijah's Promise, we do more than feed people -- we change lives. From the kitchen to the classroom to the workforce, we are feeding and fueling a healthy and stronger community.

Photos courtesy of: Matt Rainey

how to invest in the stock market Welcome to a Better World Market where we love real good, feel-good food. Our new store is another example of how Elijah's Promise continues to be a leader in changing the paradigm of how we fight hunger in our community. The store raises funds to support meals at the Community Soup Kitchen while also providing critical job training and employment opportunities for graduates of the Promise Culinary School. We appreciate your support as we work together to build a stronger and healthier community!


The Elijah's Promise Community Soup Kitchen at 18 Neilson St. in New Brunswick provides over 100,000 free meals a year to those in need. We serve meals Monday through Friday from 11am to 7pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 1pm to 4pm. Some of our guests are mothers with young children. Others are elderly. Some are unemployed, while others are working and can’t make ends meet. They are male and female, young and old, White, Hispanic/Latino and African-American. Guests of our soup kitchen are served in an atmosphere of hospitality and dignity. We offer everyone the opportunity to select from a varied menu featuring nutritious meals prepared from the freshest ingredients. No one leaves Elijah’s Promise hungry.


how to invest in Facebook The Promise Culinary School is a state accredited job training program founded in 1997 by Elijah’s Promise. Our nationally recognized Promise Culinary School has trained over 800 previously unemployed and disadvantaged individuals to become working professionals in the food service and hospitality industries throughout New Jersey. Our students are proud and productive citizens who support themselves and their families.


Promise Catering is a business that makes a difference. Promise Catering employs students and graduates of the Promise Jobs Culinary School, which prepares individuals for work in the food service and hospitality industry. Income generated by Promise Catering supports the programs of Elijah’s Promise. We always use fresh, quality ingredients that are mostly sourced from local farms. Promise Catering offers contract catering services to area daycares, schools and community based organizations. Our business model is focused on bringing healthy meals to low income people while generating employment opportunities for Promise Culinary School graduates. Promise Catering and Promise Culinary School graduates are delighted to be offering their foods at Better World Market.




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Elijah’s Promise doesn’t simply provide meals to hungry people — we use food as a tool for change. We fight to end hunger through promoting good food for all, providing education and job training for the food industry, and creating social enterprise food businesses that help build a better world. Elijah’s Promise is a registered non-profit 501C3. Our philosophy is that by sharing not only what we have, but also the tools for people to feed themselves, no one in our community needs to go hungry.