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New COVID package boosts SNAP

The latest COVID relief package provides higher SNAP benefits and makes it easier for some to receive this important nutrition support.

Adele named top influential NJ woman

HFNJ Director Adele LaTourette is once again spotlighted on Sen. Loretta Weinberg’s list of most influential women. This year’s list again includes women from across

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,