Our Work – By the Numbers

The Number of People Helped Has Jumped 50% Since 2008

In 2017:

  • CFA distributed 65,163 Emergency & Holiday Food Packages. An emergency food package consists of seven days worth of food; the amount of food a household receives is based on family size.  On average, an emergency food package consists of 6 bags of groceries.
  • CFA provided Thanksgiving food packages to 3,302 households – 10,236 people
    As needed, CFA clients can come for food packages up to 12 times a year.
  • CFA helped 1,076 households with other basic needs: rent – 242 households, security deposits – 204 households, utility & heating bills – 629 households, miscellaneous assistance – 1.
  • CFA distributed more than 30,000-weekend snack packs to children in eight area elementary schools.

How many people did we help in your town?

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