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.
New Jersey is heading in the wrong direction when it comes to serving afterschool suppers to children who may be going home to an empty dinner table.
New Jersey schools are reporting a low return of applications for free or low-cost school meals. This is concerning. Find out why.
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…
USDA extends WIC waivers to make it easier for pregnant women and parents of young children to receive help during COVID>
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,…
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,…
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.
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.
The COVID pandemic has amplified the need for summer meals for children. This report tracks New Jersey's progress, while making recommendations for feeding more kids this summer.