This year’s Food Drive will be held on Sunday, October 6th in Bergen, Morris, Essex and Passaic Counties.
For every dollar you donate, the pantries can buy $11 worth of food.
Donate using our secure website or send your check to Action Against Hunger, PO Box 75, Hackensack, NJ 07602.
A community service program administered by the Foundation of Northern NJ Inc., formerly known as North Jersey Media Group Foundation. The program runs the largest one-day food drive in the metropolitan area and has helped feed those in need in North Jersey since 1991.
For every dollar that you donate, many pantries can buy $11 worth of food using wholesale discounts.
In 2018 alone, thousands of our hungry neighbors were fed through our support of the Center for Food Action, MEND (Meeting Essential Needs with Dignity), Interfaith Food Pantry and CUMAC.
Last year’s (2018) food drive brought in over 24 tons of food with an average retail value of approx. “$76,000”.*
*Source: Community FoodBank of NJ, Inc.