Check out the latest news about hunger in NJ

  • Post published:November 16, 2020
  • Post category:News

Here is our monthly update on hunger in New Jersey. Find grant opportunities, info about the latest action on federal food programs and other important news. Read HFNJ's November e-news.

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Boosting School Meal Enrollment

  • Post published:October 8, 2020
  • Post category:News

New Jersey schools are reporting a low return of applications for free or low-cost school meals. This is concerning. Find out why.

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Congress extends P-EBT

  • Post published:October 7, 2020
  • Post category:News

Congress recently passed a resolution that that will help address childhood hunger, which has grown to even more alarming rates during COVID-19. The Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer Program (P-EBT), which…

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USDA extends WIC Waivers

  • Post published:September 22, 2020
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USDA extends WIC waivers to make it easier for pregnant women and parents of young children to receive help during COVID>

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Need to extend P-EBT
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Need to extend P-EBT

  • Post published:September 14, 2020
  • Post category:News

P-EBT has helped thousands of New Jersey families afford food during the pandemic. Yet this critical benefit will expire Sept. 30. Hunger Free New Jersey, along with its national partners,…

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Nourishing Neighbors supports HFNJ

  • Post published:September 2, 2020
  • Post category:News

Want to help fight hunger? Visit your local ACME & make a donations at checkout. All donations will support our efforts to expand school breakfast to more children. This month,…

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Still waiting for P-EBT Card?

  • Post published:August 31, 2020
  • Post category:News

Find out more about Pandemic EBT, special food aid for school children and what to do in New Jersey if you haven't received your card.

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Ring & Rally Senate to boost SNAP

  • Post published:July 16, 2020
  • Post category:News

On Monday, July 20, join advocates across the country in calling on the Senate to quickly pass a COVID-19 relief package that boosts SNAP.

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