HungerFree NJ News

Boosting School Meal Enrollment

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

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

USDA extends WIC Waivers

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

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,


Nourishing Neighbors supports HFNJ

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

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Still waiting for P-EBT Card?

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.

Ring & Rally Senate to boost SNAP

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.