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Hunger Free New Jersey
Changing policy and practice to ensure all New Jerseyans have healthy food, every single day
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Hunger Free New Jersey Aug 4
New FRAC report finds NJ slipped last year on service. This summer looks more promising. Communities across NJ are serving up free, healthy meals for kids. Find meals at . Spread the word! Read FRAC report:
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Hunger Free New Jersey Aug 3
SNAP is a critical support for individuals & families facing food insecurity while also stimulating the economy. Tell your Sens & Reps today: do not leave DC w/out boosting SNAP benefits in the final deal. Learn more w/ :
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Hunger Free New Jersey Aug 3
A new report reveals how is exacerbating already alarming food insecurity rates in Southern states. See why expanding the reach of federal nutrition programs is critical:
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Hunger Free New Jersey Aug 3
SNAP is a critical support for individuals & families facing food insecurity while also stimulating the economy. Tell your Sens & Reps today: do not leave DC w/out boosting SNAP benefits in the final deal. Learn more w/ :
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jul 15
Shout out to Trenton, New Jersey & Mayor Reed Gusciora for creating an easy way for parents to find meals for their kids this summer. Other NJ communities should follow Trenton's lead!
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jul 15
Ring & Rally the Senate to . Join us in calling Senators between 9 AM–Noon on 7/20 to urge them to boost SNAP benefits in the next -19 relief package. Hungry people can’t wait! Sen. Cory Booker, (202) 224-3224, Sen. Robert Menendez, (202) 224-4744.
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jul 15
New tool maps . In New Jersey, 27 percent of families with children were food insecure while more than one-third of black families with children lacked enough food to eat since April.
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 30
Tune in with on Wed, 7/1, 7-8 pm ET: will deliver remarks on the Senate floor on the urgent need to boost SNAP benefits in the next relief package so that families can continue to put food on the table. Watch here:
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 29
Haven't received your stimulus check yet? If you don't make enough money to file taxes, you can apply here until Oct. 15: Pls share!
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 29
Need help finding assistance? We just updated our quick fact sheet with the latest info about key nutrition programs & links. Pls. share!
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CFA Jun 23
Our new apple tree needs a friend or two in order to grow apples for the families we serve. There are many volunteer opportunities in the Organic CFA Pantry Garden. Want to help us grow, contact us at inquiry@cfanj.org
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 23
Use our new NJ flyer to spread the word about free meals for in NJ. This summer, meals will be distributed at nearly 2,300 sites, many of them new this year. Help get the word out so parents know where to pick up meals for their kids.
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 22
Shout out to for spreading the word about .
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 22
Thanks to all the New Jersey organizations that signed on to the letter advocating for increases to benefits during the pandemic. And thanks to our Senators & for their support.
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Feeding America Advocacy Jun 22
🍽️ Boosts food security 🏥 Safeguards health 💰 Supports the economy 💪 Right now, ’s strengths are important for communities in need & the economy. ⬆️ We urge our lawmakers to increase SNAP benefits by 15% to help our nation weather .
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 22
Join nearly 2,500 organizations from across the country urging the Senate to immediately boost benefits to make sure struggling households can put food on the table & to stimulate the economy during . RT & tag your Senators:
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 17
Replying to @ACNJforKids
Thanks for sharing!
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 17
Replying to @SpeakerCoughlin
Thanks for sharing!
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CFA Jun 17
projects that NJ will experience a 75% increase in childhood hunger in 2020. New report looks at what's in store for this summer.
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Hunger Free New Jersey Jun 17
Our new summer meals report finds that the has amplified the need for summer meals for kids, even as the program's reach dipped last summer. Also looks at partnerships to help reach growing number of children facing .
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