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For many children, there is little or no “Back to School Shopping” because their families cannot afford to buy school supplies. With limited school budgets for supplies at some schools, teachers also find themselves running out of essentials such as copy paper during the middle Learn More

April is National Volunteer Month, the perfect time to thank the incredible volunteers who are the heart of CFBNJ, and to share the many opportunities for you to get involved during the month and all year.  Last year at our Hillside headquarters, we were fortunate Learn More

A new county-by-county look at health in New Jersey shows stark differences based on income.  The report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ranks the counties, and finds “Poorer families and individuals are more likely to live in inadequate housing in unsafe neighborhoods, often with Learn More

The Community FoodBank of New Jersey has benefited from a strong, lasting partnership with the MetLife Foundation. Through its financial grants, the Foundation supports CFBNJ’s mission of fighting hunger and poverty. This backing is part of the MetLife Foundation’s commitment to address basic needs in Learn More