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As the novel coronavirus broke out in our region, a perfect storm emerged within the emergency feeding network, resulting in increased demand, declines in donations of food, and disruptions to the charitable food assistance system’s operating model.  Feeding America projects a 56% increase in New Learn More

June is Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month, and our team has created a recipe just in time to celebrate. This vegetable chili is packed full of colorful and nutritious vegetables and tastes great. It's a healthy addition to any summer barbecue!June is Fresh Fruits and...

Can't make it out to our Turkey Drive in person? Donate online to support our Virtual Turkey Drive. Help us ensure that every New Jersey family has what they need for a special Thanksgiving meal. Last year, we gathered nearly 44,000 pounds of food and about Learn More

On September 30, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) released a special report about the impact of COVID-19 on hunger in New Jersey. The report, titled “COVID-19’s Impact on Food Insecurity in New Jersey,” uses statistical projections from Feeding America to examine anticipated increases to food insecurity across the state in 2020 and to advance recommendations for...

Have you visited one of CFBNJ's drive-through distributions? Members of our Healthy Pantry Initiative, part of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), have provided some creative ideas on how to prepare and use the items that you may have received in your emergency food and produce...