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PRESS RELEASES

May 2018

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Launches Period Initiative

April 2018

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Organizes ‘Feed a Family’ Dine Out Fundraiser

NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47, and Stop & Shop Team Up to Deliver 1.9 Million Meals for Families in Need

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Hosts Global Youth Service Day

26th Annual Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive May 12

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Joins NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47, Stop & Shop and Tri-State Food Banks for One-Day Regional Food Drive 

Second Annual Women’s Luncheon Fights Childhood Hunger

March 2018

Goya Donates 100,000 Pounds of Food to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey as Part of the Goya Gives ‘Can Do’ Campaign

February 2018

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Announces New President & CEO

Mercer Street Friends Food Bank to Unveil New Refrigeration Unit

November 2017

Annual Turkey Drive To Provide For New Jersey’s Hungry

Fifteen Acclaimed Chefs Participated In Benefit Dinner To Fight Hunger

October 2017

Organizations Take Aim At New Jersey’s Deadly Diabetes Epidemic

September 2017

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Voted Best Nonprofit Organization

Ocean State Job Lot Hunger Action Day Food Donation To Community FoodBank of New Jersey

July 2017

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey — Southern Branch To “Stuff The Bus” With Longport Media And Boscov’s

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Receives 50,000 Servings Of Top-Quality, Nutritious Pasta And Sauce

June 2017

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey — Southern Branch Launches ‘Feed A Family’ Dine Out Fundraiser

Real Estate Breakfast Recognizing Growth In Newark

Summer Food Service Program Sites Help Hungry NJ Kids

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Receives Morgan Stanley Grant To Expand Program Delivering Nutritious Meals To Children

May 2017

First-Ever Women’s Luncheon To Fight Childhood Hunger

25th Annual Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive May 13

April 2017

First-Ever Community FoodBank Chef Challenge To Fight Hunger

NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47, Stop & Shop Team Up To Support The Community FoodBank Of New Jersey, Other Tri-State Food Banks

March 2017

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Joins NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47 and Stop & Shop to Host Region-Wide Food Drive

February 2017

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey COO Announces Retirement

November 2016

Annual Turkey Drive To Provide For New Jersey’s Hungry

September 2016

Sixteen Acclaimed Chefs To Participate In Benefit Dinner To Fight Hunger

Fundraising For New Jersey’s Hungry Hearts

June 2016

Our Leader Debra Vizzi Addresses Summer Hunger

Summer Food Service Program Sites Help Hungry NJ Kids

Amazon Visits The Community FoodBank Of New Jersey

May 2016

Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Welcomes New Fundraising Leader

March 2016

Special Event To Benefit Fight Against Area Hunger

CFBNJ’s Director Of Advocacy Receives Women’s History Month Honor At State Capitol

Our Leader Debra Vizzi Addresses National Nutrition Month In Her Letter To New Jersey Media Outlets

November 2015

Turkey Drive 2015

IN THE NEWS

June 2018

  • Forbes: Six Shareworthy Community Programs For NY Small Business Owners
  • Hi Class Living Magazine: The Blue Jean Ball 2018 Will Raise Funds for the Hungry

May 2018

  • The Shelby Report: New Jersey Food Council Trade Conference Draws 200 Industry Leaders
  • Shore News Today: Postal workers deliver tons of food to Ocean City cupboard
  • SNJ Today: Community FoodBank Hosts ‘Night of 100,000 Meals’ June 6; Cocktail Reception Benefits Hungry Kids in Three Counties
  • Atlantic City Weekly: Night of 100,000 Meals to fight hunger in Atlantic County
  • Patch: Community FoodBank of New Jersey Launches Period Initiative

April 2018

  • NBC New York: 2018 Food Drive Gathers Enough Food to Make 1.9 Million Meals for Families in Need
  • NBC New York: NJ Food Bank Offering Fresh Produce
  • SNJ Today: Dunkin’ Donuts Donates $5K to Community FoodBank of New Jersey
  • Patch: Community FoodBank of New Jersey Organizes Dine Out Fundraiser

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

December 2017

November 2017

  • The Press Of Atlantic City: 15,000 Pounds Of Food Collected For Community FoodBank By Local Radio Stations
  • Roselle Park News: Hoops For Food Fundraiser On December 2nd
  • TAPinto: The Mall At Short Hills Launches ‘You Shop, We Give’ Campaign
  • Giants.com: Turkey Time: Giants’ Players Give Back For Thanksgiving
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Community FoodBank Wants To Flex Its Buying Power
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: “Operation Help” Collects Thousands Of Meals From Local Listening Community
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Even As Growing Season Ends, Farmers Keep On Giving
  • NJ.com: FoodBank CEO: I Was Homeless And Hungry Once – If Only I Had An Oven Back Then
  • Public.: Hundreds Of Thanksgiving Turkeys Handed Out To City Residents
  • SNJ Today: ACUA Collects 124 Turkeys for Food Bank (Also, Shore News Today)
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Operation Help Seeking Donations In Its 10th Annual Food Drive
  • New Jersey Hills: Watchung Boy, Summit Medical Group, Provide Thanksgiving Feasts For Needy
  • Daily Record: New York Giants’ Justin Tuck Leads Florham Park Turkey Drive (Also, lohud.)
  • Philly.com: Looking For Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities?
  • LITE Rock 96.9: Let’s Talk Turkey — Why Your Dollars Go Further Than Your Food Donations
  • TAPinto: Approaching A Decade Of Generosity, Summit’s Thanksgiving Food Drive Aims For $100k Cumulative Goal Nov. 19
  • Atlantic City Weekly: Longport Media Hosts Thanksgiving Food Drive To Aid Community FoodBank
  • NorthJersey.com: Thanksgiving Meals And Efforts For The Less Fortunate In Essex County
  • TAPinto: Annual Turkey Drive To Help Provide For New Jersey’s Hungry (Also, Patch)
  • NJTV News: Food For Thought: NJ FoodBank, Kean Talk Hunger At Thanksgiving Fundraiser
  • NorthJersey.com: Former Giant Justin Tuck To Appear At Florham Park Turkey Drive
  • NJTV News: NY Giants Volunteer At NJ FoodBank’s “Turkey Express” (Also, Jersey Shore Online)
  • The New York Times: A Thanksgiving Snapshot: Readers Share Their Holiday Stories
  • New Jersey 101.5: Hungry For The Holidays In NJ — Food And Money Wanted (Also, 92.7 WOBM)
  • Daily Record: FoodBank Of New Jersey Will Distribute 22,000 Turkeys Before Thanksgiving (Also, Morristown Green)
  • TAPinto: The Giving Spirit: Rain Doesn’t Deter Morristown Employees From Distributing Frozen Turkeys To Those In Need (Also, Patch)
  • LITE Rock 96.9: Holiday Food Drive Stops This Weekend In Marmora & Galloway
  • PIX11: What The New York Giants Are Grateful For This Season (Also, FiOS1 News)
  • New Jersey Hills: Donations Of Frozen Turkeys To Be Collected Today
  • LITE Rock 96.9: Take A Video Tour Of The Community FoodBank Of NJ – Southern Branch
  • FiOS1 News: Manischewitz makes major donation to Community Food Bank of NJ
  • FiOS1 News: Food banks springing into action to help feed families in need
  • Charity Navigator: Food For Thought: Charity Navigator Talks Supporting Your Local Food Bank
  • TAPinto: Morristown Chef Participates In Benefit Dinner To Fight Hunger
  • WBGO: Food Banks Gearing Up For Holiday Season (Also, WHHY)

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

  • New Jersey Monthly: Red Bank Food And Wine Walk And Other Happenings
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: A.C. Seafood Fest To Donate To Food Bank Of New Jersey
  • EPR Retail News: Wegmans Montvale To Donate Truckload Of Food To The Community FoodBank Of New Jersey And Four Local Food Pantries
  • Philly Voice: Attend A Seafood Festival At The Shore Before Summer Ends
  • Parsippany Focus: ShopRite And Huggies Will Donate Diapers For Every Pack Purchased
  • Caryl Communications: NAIOP NJ Volunteers Collected Cash, Food For Community FoodBank of NJ
  • Baristanet: Shoprite And Huggies Team Up To Help Local Babies In Diaper Need This Summer
  • SNJ Today: Restaurants, Customers Take Donations For Food Bank One Step Further
  • TAPinto: Accounting Interns Lead Sobel & Co. Annual Day Of Community Service

July 2017

June 2017

  • Patch: Community FoodBank of New Jersey – Southern Branch Launches “Feed A Family” Dine Out Fundraiser
  • NJ.com: Help Bridgeton Kids Stay Nourished This Summer
  • NJBIZ: Prudential Financial Honored At FoodBank Real Estate Breakfast
  • Patch: Real Estate Breakfast Recognizing Growth In Newark
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: EHT Students Sing To End Hunger, Help FoodBank (Also, SNJ Today)
  • Patch: Summer Food Service Program Sites Help Hungry NJ Kids
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Are Hospital Mergers The New Normal For The Health Care Industry?
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Hammonton-Based Company Makes FoodBank Donation
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Free Summer Meal Program Faces Challenges
  • Philly.com: ShopRite Classic An Above-Par Supporter Of Area Charities
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: A Flock Of Foodies Expected For A.C. Food Truck Festival
  • Patch: Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Receives Morgan Stanley Grant To Expand Program Delivering Nutritious Meals To Children

May 2017

April 2017

  • The Daily Record: ShopRite Talking Trash To Honor Earth Day
  • The Daily Targum: At Local New Brunswick Food Pantry, Declining Attendance Concerns Organizers
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: SEEN At Community FoodBank Chef Challenge
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Community FoodBank Chef Challenge
  • Shore News Today: Chef Challenge To Raise Money For Food Bank
  • Patch: First-Ever Community FoodBank Chef Challenge To Fight Hunger
  • Atlantic City Weekly: Community FoodBank Chef Challenge
  • TAPinto: David Brearley High School Collects Canned Foods For “Kans For Kids” Campaign
  • Patch: NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47, Stop & Shop Team Up To Support The Community FoodBank Of New Jersey, Other Tri-State Food Banks
  • TAPinto: Bank On It: Summit High Girls, Boys Lacrosse Teams Volunteer At Community FoodBank Of NJ
  • NorthJersey.com: Customers Celebrate Wawa’s Birthday With Free Cup Of Joe
  • NJTV News: Cumberland County Battles Against ‘Unhealthiest County’ Distinction
  • JerseyBites: Foodie Things To Do This Weekend And Beyond
  • NBC 4 New York: Tri-State Residents Fight Hunger In Droves At Feeding Our Families Food Drive (Also, Telemundo 47)
  • Telemundo 47: Feeding Our Families Food Drive
  • NBC 4 New York: ‘Feeding Our Families’ Raises 750K Meals
  • NBC 4 New York: Food Drive Gathers Enough Food To Feed 750,000 Family Members
  • NBC 4 New York: Woman Helping The Hungry Knows Experience Firsthand
  • NBC 4 New York: NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47, Stop & Shop And Food Banks Team Up For Tri-State Food Drive

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

  • Magic 98.3: Students Change Hunger
  • WDHA: Students Change Hunger
  • WCTC: Students Change Hunger
  • WMTR: Students Change Hunger
  • Magic 98.3: How Will I Feed Myself? How Will I Feed My Family?
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Food Banks, Feeding Programs Fight Stigma
  • WBGO: Food Bank Strives To Raise Awareness About Hunger
  • NJTV News: Head Of Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Talks Food Insecurity
  • Patch: Sixteen Acclaimed Chefs To Participate In Benefit Dinner To Fight Hunger
  • TAPinto: Sixteen Acclaimed Chefs Fight Hunger By Participating In Benefit Dinner At Morristown Hotel
  • Atlantic City Weekly: 5 reasons to buy a 50 Bites+ pass
  • Philly.com: How A Project Aided By Campbell’s Will Fight Local Hunger
  • SNJ Today: Local Food Bank Celebrates Rural Health Week
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Our View: A Shame To Leave Good Food In Fields When There’s Hunger
  • TAPinto: Fundraising For New Jersey’s Hungry Hearts
  • Patch: Fundraising For New Jersey’s Hungry Hearts
  • TAPinto: Empty Bowls
  • TAPinto: Fire Me Up! Holds Empty Bowls Fundraiser In Cranford
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: Oyster Beer New Side Dish At Atlantic City Chowder Chow-Down
  • CBS New York: Schwartz: MetroStars/Red Bulls Franchise Reflects On 9/11
  • Our Sports Central: Red Bulls Kick-Off “11 Days of Service” Community Campaign And Pay Tribute To Heroes of 9/11 On Sunday
  • Atlantic City Weekly: A.C. Seafood Festival Returns With Even More Surprises
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: A.C.’s Seafood Fest Brings Out A Competitive Spirit
  • The Press Of Atlantic City: The A.C. Seafood Fest Comes Back Bigger And Better Than Ever
  • Asbury Park Press: A Trio Of Food Events Across The State
  • JerseyBites: Foodie Things To Do This Weekend And Beyond
  • NJ.com: QuickCheck Volunteers Pitch In To Help Food Bank

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

  • NJTVNews: Amazon Helps Community FoodBank of NJ
  • Comcast Newsmakers: Food Service Training Academy
  • Good Time Tricycle Productions: The 2016 Atlantic City Seafood Festival: September 10 & 11 At Bader Field!
  • NJ Spotlight: Interactive Map: NJ’s Hungriest Counties, Tracking The Food Deserts
  • NJTVNews: Fewer NJ Kids Living In Poverty, But Many In Low Income Families
  • Patch: Summer Food Sites Help Hungry NJ Kids
  • NJ.com: How Amazon Is helping To Feed N.J.’s Hungriest Residents
  • Newark Inc.: Community FoodBank Of New Jersey Welcomes Amazon
  • WMBC-TV News: NJ Amazon Community FoodBank
  • Patch: Amazon Visits NJ’s Largest Food Bank To Share Logistical Expertise
  • Union News Daily: Women Mean Business
  • WCBS 880: Stories From Main Street: Fighting Hunger In New Jersey
  • SavingAdvice.com: National Donut Day 2016 Deals And Freebies
  • NorthJersey.com: Uber To Team Up With NJ’s Glaze Donuts On National Donut Day
  • NJ.com: Where To Get Free Donuts On National Donut Day

May 2016

  • NJ.com: How An Urban Greenhouse Can Help Make Newark A Healthier Place
  • Yahoo! Finance: Smithfield And ShopRite Partner To Donate 60,000 Pounds Of Food To The Community FoodBank Of New Jersey
  • GlobalNewswire: Smithfield And ShopRite Partner To Donate 60,000 Pounds Of Food To The Community FoodBank Of New Jersey
  • MSNBC Live With Tamron Hall: Co-Creator Of Red Nose Day Prepares For 2016 Celebration
  • TAPinto: Turn Your Passion Into Profit
  • NJ.com: Register For Union County Women Mean Business Seminar
  • The Press of Atlantic City: Postal Service Food Drive Saturday
  • The Star Ledger: More Than 1 Million New Jerseyans Sometimes Lack Access To Enough Food
  • NJ Spotlight: Hunger Still A Daily Experience For More Than 1 Million New Jerseyans
  • NJTVNews: Almost 12 Percent Of New Jerseyans Go Hungry
  • Telemundo 47: Develan Alarmante Informe De Hambruna En NJ
  • NJ 101.5: Working Families In NJ Struggling To Put Food On Their Table
  • TAPinto: South Orange Woman Gets Nonprofit Post
  • Patch: South Orange Woman Gets Nonprofit Post
  • NJ.com: Hunger In N.J.: Counties Hit Hardest By Food Insecurity
  • PolitickerNJ: ICYMI: Steve Adubato’s (FULL!) Interview With Debra Vizzi
  • NJ Capitol Report: The Community FoodBank Of NJ Serves 1.1M Hungry
  • PolitickerNJ: Vizzi Appears This Weekend On NJ Capitol Report
  • New Jersey Monthly: Giving Back: QuickChek Raises $160,000 To Help Feed Hungry Families

April 2016

  • Comcast Newsmakers: FoodBank Feeding Program
  • NJ.com: Food Bank Award ‘Icing On The Cake’ For Westfield H.S. juniors
  • TAPinto: Westfield Bank Hosts Food Drive To Help Hungry Kids Over Break

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016

Contact


Nadine Rosenbaum-Lehrer, Director of Development & Gifts - nrosenbaum-lehrer@cfbnj.org or 908-355-3663 ext. 345