What's New @CFA


-CFA Collaborates to Help Fight SIDS

PLEASE SHARE THIS VITAL INFORMATION! CFA is distributing 1,250 English/Spanish postcards to clients with instructions on how to reduce the risk of SIDS, based on guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics. #sids #sidsawareness Cards are available on our website in Spanish and English This is important information...


-Oritani Bank Food Drive Exceeds Expectations!

A big thank you to Oritani Bank for hosting its annual “Christmas in July” children’s food drive.  All 26 Oritani Bank branches accepted donations for non-perishable food items, pet food, and monetary donations. This year, Oritani Bank branches collected 1,066 bags of food, $320 in grocery store gift cards, and $3,754 in cash, which was matched by the OritaniBank Charitable...


-SNAP boosts senior health

A new study finds that senior citizens who receive SNAP are healthier. This new research from Benefits Data Trust (BDT) found that access to SNAP reduces healthcare spending, improves health and allows low-income seniors to age in place with dignity. The lesson is clear. Investing in health upstream by helping vulnerable older individuals meet their basic needs and addressing key determinants of...


-New SNAP Fact Sheet

Did you know that more than three-quarters of NJ SNAP recipients have family members who work, while nearly half are families with children? Check out the Food Research & Action Centers new NJ SNAP Fact Sheet for more info. ...


-Investors Bank & Foundation Donates to CFA

Thank YOU!  CFA recently received a $2,000 Grant from Investors Foundation and a $1,200 donation from Investors Bank as part of its grand opening in Englewood, NJ.  This important support will help further CFA’s mission of preventing hunger and homelessness and improving the lives of local individuals and families living in poverty. “CFA is grateful to Investors Foundation and Investors...

Real Housewife’s Shady Dagger helps feed and shelter local families