Our Work – By the Numbers

The Number of People Helped Has Jumped 50% Since 2008

As a result of your generosity, in 2019:

  • CFA distributed 61,379 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 2,986 households – 9,468 people
    As needed, CFA clients can come for food packages up to 12 times a year.
  • CFA helped 793 households with other basic needs: rent – 156 households, security deposits – 281 households, utility & heating bills – 356 households.
  • CFA distributed more than 35,000 Weekend Snack Packs and 2000 Smile Packs to children in 23 area elementary schools, clubs and libraries.
  • CFA distributed fresh produce and other grocery items to 3,115 low-income community members at free mobile farmers markets.

How many people did your donations help in your town?

Click Here For the Number of People Your Donations Helped In 2018 & 2019

The new normal shouldn’t be normal.  As more and more of your neighbors find themselves out of work, they will turn to CFA for help.  Your gifts of funds and grocery cards are urgently needed.
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