The 16th Annual Unitarian Universalists Outreach Auction of Bergen County donated a part of its proceeds to CFA. The funding will go towards providing emergency food to local families and individuals struggle to put food on their tables this winter.
Center For Food Auction is one of the charities benefiting from this Auction Bergen County Unitarian Universalists Annual Outreach Auction that is dedicated to supporting Bergen County non-profit organizations that fulfill basic life...
Thank you to the Community Church of Glen Rock is holding a Harvest Barn Dance on Saturday, November 19th from 6:30 pm - 9 pm. They donated 50% of all proceeds to help CFA distribute Thanksgiving Food Packages.
The dance took place at the...read more
Thank you to the Ringwood Hunger Walk for continuing to exceed expectations!!! This year marked the Ringwood Hunger Walk's 20th anniversary. It's an annual community-wide project to raise money to fight hunger and prevent homelessness. A...read more
In celebration of the Whole Foods Market Bergen County Closter location grand opening, the Center for Food Action (CFA) was selected to be the recipient of their 5% Community Giving Day.read more
We want to thank everyone who made our 40th Anniversary Gala such a huge success. It was an extraordinary evening filled with fun, positivity and hope for the future as we reminisced about the events that shaped our last 40 years of work and...read more
Thank you to Gentle Dentistry of Haworth for reaching out to partner with CFA to provide Smile Packs to our youngest clients. To date, they have donated over 250 smile packs. A special thanks to Dr. Michael Migdal for saying hello and...read more
Thank you to the Paramus Chef Central for hosting a food drive to help support CFA's work to end local hunger. We had a great time meeting your generous customers and the food collected is already on our pantry shelves.read more
Learn more about CFA's work and how you can help local families and individuals keep food on their tables and roof over their heads. CFA's Fall Newsletter includes a calendar of events. our 40th Anniversary Gala information, updates on our...read more
The ORITANI BANK AND THE ORITANI BANK FOUNDATION 18th Annual Oritani Golf Classic to Benefit the Center for Food Action was by all measures a GIANT success. Held at the Hackensack Golf Club, we enjoy a fabulous outpouring of golfers ready...read more
CFA is an active member of the new Age-Friendly Englewood Coalition, a group of organizations working together to make Englewood as friendly as possible for those seeking to age in place. The Coalition is made possible by a grant from the Taub...read more
We had a fabulous time celebrating "A Taste of Summer" at Modiani Kitchens & Interiors with 16 clients. The afternoon was coordinated to provide cooking demos, nutritional counseling and exercise tips for kids + a fun art project. Thank you to...read more
Hunger Doesn't Take A Summer Vacation
In fact, hunger increases in the summertime when low-income children do not have access to school meals. Meet Ava, a young CFA client who is always very excited to see what’s inside the bags her mom,...read more
Savor.2016 was an extraordinary evening. We thank our Honoree, The Inserra Family, for making our 40th-anniversary celebration special, our generous sponsors, Lori Stokes for serving as the Master of Ceremonies, the 25 area restaurants who...read more
CFA thanks the Builders and Remodelers Association of Northern New Jersey (BRANNJ) for their ongoing support of the community with a recent $1,000 donation that will help local families who are in need keep food on their tables. We're grateful...read more
StrykerActive in Mahwah donated the funds and space to assemble 2,000-weekend snack packs that will be delivered to local kids who are hungry. The volunteers zipped through the event with lots of laughs and joy. We are grateful for the...read more
Over 40 Scouting units (Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, and Venturing Crews) in Bergen and Passaic counties, the Ramapo Valley District donated half of 24 tons, 48,000 pounds, of non-perishable food to CFA. Many thanks for your hard work....read more