Together, we can help end homelessness

“Four Paths. One Purpose. Empowering Change Together.”

Join us on the journey to end homelessness and build a stronger community through your support in four impactful ways.


Make a difference by donating today and support PERC’s mission to provide emergency shelter and assistance to individuals in need.

Adopt a Bed

Make a lasting impact by “adopting” a bed and contribute towards the emergency shelter and housing assistance programs at PERC.

Purchase Supplies

Help us meet the essential needs of our shelter by purchasing supplies from our wishlist or donating in-kind.


Join our dedicated team of volunteers and be a part of the positive change happening at PERC.

Adopt a Bed Today!

Provide Hope and Shelter

Welcome to our Adopt a Bed program, where you have the opportunity to provide hope and shelter to individuals facing homelessness. At PERC, we understand the urgent need for emergency shelter and housing assistance in our community. By “adopting” a bed, you can make a direct and tangible impact on the lives of those in need. Your contribution will not only provide a safe haven but also offer a glimmer of hope and the chance for individuals to rebuild their lives. Join us in our mission to defeat the poverty cycle and create lasting change by participating in our Adopt a Bed program today.


Impact Lives

Promote Stability

Support Transformation

Years of Service

Meals Served per Day

Individuals Sheltered per Night

Volunteer Registration Form

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at our Pantry/Soup Kitchen! Your support is essential in helping us provide food and supplies to individuals and families who are in need. To get started, please fill out the registration form below. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact in our community.

Our pantry operates on a scheduled calendar, and you can choose the dates and times that suit you best from our volunteer calendar. We appreciate your dedication to making a difference, and we look forward to working together to bring nourishment and hope to those in need.

Adopt an Item

You can actively help us by donating essential items that are urgently needed at our shelter. You have two options: you can either order directly from our Amazon wishlist or drop off the donations at our shelter and soup kitchen entrance located at 111 37th Street in Union City. It’s convenient and you can do it any day of the week. Your donations will make a real difference in providing necessary supplies to those who are seeking shelter and support. We appreciate your generosity and support, and together, we can make a lasting impact in our community.

Over the last 5 years, we’ve placed 2,500 people in safe, permanent and affordable housing.

Soup Kitchen, Shelter & Food Pantry – 111 37th Street

108 36th Street, Union City, NJ 07087

(201) 348-8150 | Fax (201) 348-0451