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What's New @CFA

04Feb

4,100 Mammograms Provide Snack Packs for Area Children

Center for Food Action Receives Donation from The Valley Hospital to support Weekend Snack Pack Program Englewood, NJ (February 3, 2021) – Center for Food Action (CFA) is pleased to announce a charitable contribution from The Valley Hospital, to help purchase and distribute food to area children battling hunger. Between October and December 2020, Valley Hospital donated a percentage from each mammogram...

15Jan

CFA and Community Unite to Honor MLK with Day of Service

Volunteers to distribute food to area families in three service events, culminating in an online event with Mrs. Theodora Smiley Lacey. January 14, 2021, Englewood NJ– Center for Food Action and area schools team up to distribute free food to area families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in three special emergency MLK Pop-Up Events in Hackensack and Englewood on Monday, January...

07Dec

Englewood Health Working to Ease Food Insecurity

Hospital partners with Center for Food Action to feed families, support health needs As posted 12.1.2020 at: https://www.englewoodhealth.org/englewood-health-working-to-ease-food-insecurity As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the economic livelihoods of people in Bergen County and beyond, Englewood Health is providing resources and access to food through its new Food Insecurity Response Initiative (FIRI), in collaboration with the Center for Food Action (CFA). After screening...

23Sep

Community Comes Together to Help Hungry Children on 9/11

CFA transforms popular in-person event into a virtual event, funding 9,000 snack packs September 23, 2020, Englewood NJ– For the past eight years, CFA has worked to rekindle the unity that arose in the aftermath of 9/11 with Day of Service and Remembrance Weekend Snack Packing events. This year, due to the pandemic, snack packs are needed more than ever, and...