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Donate to the ACI Toy Drive This Holiday Season!

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In the spirit of the holiday season, ACI is organizing a toy drive to gather toys for children of families who benefit from our food pantry. We will be gathering donations of new, unwrapped toys for children of all ages. Clothing and monetary donations will also be accepted. You can make a donation through our website.

Bring or ship your toy donations to ACI, 629 Amboy Ave (1st floor), Edison, NJ 08837.
We will be putting a donation container outside of our office door for easy drop off.  

For more information, please contact Argenys Caba at 732-738-4388 or

Thank you for your generosity and have a happy holiday season!

Posted on November 7, 2018 and filed under Donate.

ACI Summer Food Drive

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During the summer months, the need for emergency food often increases. Currently our food pantry is running low on many items. We are having great difficulty meeting the increasing needs of those we serve.

Please help replenish the supply of food at the county distribution site and guarantee that area residents with disabilities and their families have access to nutritious foods and necessities.

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Tuna fish, cereal, macaroni & cheese, condensed milk, canned meat, pastas, peanut butter, jelly, vegetables, stew, brown rice, fruits, paper products, toiletries & baby supplies (soap, shampoo, toothpaste, diapers and wipes). (Canned and packaged goods only, NO glass or perishable items).

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Your anticipated contribution to help ensure that we have a constant supply of these much needed food items to see us through the summer months.

Alliance Center for Independence (1st floor), 629 Amboy Ave, Edison, NJ 08837

Posted on July 17, 2018 and filed under Donate.

ACI Holiday Toy Drive 2017

ACI received 120 toys for our annual holiday toy drive! 19 families and 60 individuals were provided with toys for the holidays. Thank you to Guaranteed Rate Mortgage, Joy's Dance House, Freehold Buick GMC and the many individuals who helped donate to the toy drive! Thanks also goes out to ACI staff and volunteers for wrapping all of the gifts!

Posted on January 2, 2018 and filed under Donate.

Enter to Win a Gift Basket from ACI!

Calling all ACI friends and family! Do you want to win delightful prizes for your family or that special someone?

ACI is holding raffle drawings on April 20th for FAMILY FUN and DATE NIGHT DELIGHT gift baskets! Each basket contains $900 worth of gift certificates and prizes including: Six Flags Great Adventure, Bonefish Grill, Vito Mazzi Salon and Spa, Forever Flowers, Woolverton Inn, Count Basie Theater, Stress Factory, Alex and Ani, Korbell Champagne and many more!

Tickets for each basket: $25 for one ticket and $100 for five tickets.

For ticket information or to inquire about selling raffle tickets, please contact Argenys Caba at or 732-738-4388 ext. 113. PayPal is also available for payment (PLEASE specify the name of the basket you are donating towards).

Ticket sales will benefit the Alliance Center for Independence. The winner does not need to be present at the time of the drawing.

Posted on March 17, 2017 and filed under Donate.

Win New Jersey Devils Tickets from ACI!

Win 6 lower level tickets to an upcoming NJ Devils home game at the Prudential Center (valued at 200)! Raffle tickets are $25 each by Paypal, cash or check (Send all checks to ACI, 629 Amboy Ave, Edison, NJ 08837. MEMO: NJ Devils Raffle). Proceeds will benefit ACI.

The winner will be able to choose any NJ Devils home game during the remainder of the 2016-17 season! (Subject to availability. NY Rangers games excluded.) Drawing will be held on March 10th.

UPDATE: Congrats to Emily Wagner for winning our NJ Devils raffle!!! Thank you to everyone who played!

Posted on February 17, 2017 and filed under Donate.

NJ Commission for the Blind Donates New Equipment to ACI

ACI would like to thank the NJ Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired's recent donation of new computer equipment and software! The donation included updated JAWS software, a desktop Enhanced Vision magnifier, a Dell desktop computer and an Apple iPad. The new equipment and software will allow us to expand our independent living skills services to those who are blind or vision impaired. Interested in learning how to use JAWS or any of our new equipment? ACI is available to provide one on one tutoring by appointment only. Contact Argenys Caba at 732-738-4388 or

Posted on February 9, 2017 and filed under Donate.