Our Work – By the Numbers

The Number of People Helped Has Jumped 50% Since 2008

As a result of your generosity, in 2018:

  • CFA distributed 64,046 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 3,102 households – 9,386 people
    As needed, CFA clients can come for food packages up to 12 times a year.
  • CFA helped 823 households with other basic needs: rent – 195 households, security deposits – 262 households, utility & heating bills – 357 households, miscellaneous assistance – 9.
  • CFA distributed more than 33,215 Weekend Snack Packs and 880 Smile Packs to children in 14 area elementary schools.
  • CFA distributed fresh produce and other grocery items to 3,564 low-income community members at free mobile farmers markets.

How many people did your donations help in your town?

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