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Driving Nutrition: Meal Kits Help Provide Healthy Food During Pandemic

Driving Nutrition: Meal Kits Help Provide Healthy Food During Pandemic

Meal kits have become increasingly common during the COVID pandemic. Delivered right to your door, they usually include all the ingredients and recipes – down to the seasonings and garnishes – for two or three meals. They’re a convenient, contactless way of getting...

Healthy Conversation: Chef Kita Talks Love of Food and Family

When you speak with Chef Kita there are a few things you immediately sense - you are talking with a genuine authentic lover of good food, a devotee to health and nutrition and, generally, just about one of the nicest people you have ever met - as long as you eat your...

Mothers, During A Pandemic: The Hunger Disparity of Motherhood

Mothers, During A Pandemic: The Hunger Disparity of Motherhood

Ruth was excited to get a job at Walmart ... and then.Her name is Ruth. Ruth is first and foremost a mother, but she is also a former recipient of the Food Bank of South Jersey and now an energized, inspiring volunteer. She is just one of many mothers in South Jersey...

Hunger Bites: South Jersey’s Healthy Cooking Show! Meet Chef Kita!

Hunger Bites: South Jersey’s Healthy Cooking Show! Meet Chef Kita!

TUNE IN TO HUNGER BITES! The Hunger Bites cooking show is an extension of the Food Bank of South Jersey’s nutrition education programming that addresses the second prong of the organization’s mission. Led by the Health and Wellness department, the Hunger Bites cooking...

Volunteer Spotlight: The Ones that Drive Our Mission

Volunteer Spotlight: The Ones that Drive Our Mission

For the month of April, the Food Bank of South Jersey would like to honor and show gratitude to our dedicated volunteers! We know we can't feed South Jersey without the united efforts of individuals and groups donating their time. Although our network is vast, here...

Whitepaper: Hunger in South Jersey

Whitepaper: Hunger in South Jersey

The Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) is committed to serving the food-insecure children, adults, seniors, and families in Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem Counties, as it has been for over 35 years. To this end our mission statement directs us to “provide an...