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THREE RESOLUTIONS THAT WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN 2022

THREE RESOLUTIONS THAT WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN 2022

Studies show that most people give up on their New Year’s resolutions after 1 month. Year after year we often commit to more resolutions than we can handle or that aren’t sustainable given our schedules and responsibilities. Here at the Food Bank of South Jersey we...

PRODUCT RECALL: HAM, HALF FULLY COOKED 6PK

PRODUCT RECALL: HAM, HALF FULLY COOKED 6PK

On 12/14/21, FBSJ was notified of a recall of Hams, Half Fully Cooked 6 pk. FBSJ distributed two products involved in the recall.  These products were received by many, but not all sites. There has been a recall for:State Food (SFPP) Hams, Half Fully Cooked 6...

SNJDC’s The Chronicle: Transporting Food, Nutrition and Hope

SNJDC’s The Chronicle: Transporting Food, Nutrition and Hope

Published by The Chronicle: A Southern New Jersey Development Council Publication Transporting Food, Nutrition and Hope The Food Bank of South JerseyWith seven forklifts, 13 electric pallet jacks, a tractor-trailer and three refrigerated trucks, this could be any...

Comcast Cares: Comcast Gives $40,000 to the Food Bank of South Jersey

Comcast Cares: Comcast Gives $40,000 to the Food Bank of South Jersey

PENNSAUKEN, NEW JERSEY – Comcast is helping to feed South Jersey. In an effort to support the Food Bank of South Jersey and strengthen the organization’s hunger-relief programs, Comcast has donated $40,000 to support outreach to food-insecure communities in...

FIGHTING HUNGER: ONE MOTHER’S STORY

FIGHTING HUNGER: ONE MOTHER’S STORY

FIGHTING HUNGER: ONE MOTHER’S STORY When Camden County resident Gina Lombardo gave birth to her second daughter earlier this year, she was overjoyed. Though life presented challenges – Gina was unable to work due to her pregnancy and her fiancé struggled to find...

Root Cause Conversation: Childhood Hunger

Root Cause Conversation: Childhood Hunger

[ba_card photo="https://3h4av0sw0hq2hozo33d2aavx-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Food-bag-distribution-1.jpg" title="COOPER UNIVERSITY HEALTH CARE" description=" INTERVIEW: April M. Douglass-Bright, MD, Division Head, General Pediatrics, Cooper University Heath Care The Food Bank of...

The Lingering Hunger Crisis: Food Insecurity Remains High, As Does Hope

The Lingering Hunger Crisis: Food Insecurity Remains High, As Does Hope

What is hunger? For some, it is a temporary state – a minor inconvenience that is the consequence of a busy day, or a delayed takeout order. For others; however, hunger is a more threatening way of life.Add a global pandemic to the daily threat of hunger facing South...