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Posts Tagged With: community food bank of new jersey

Blogging Out Hunger Returns

By: Roxy on 11/1/10 @ 10:57 am

My friend Deb over on Jersey Bites invited me to join the 2nd Blogging out Hunger campaign to help raise awareness and donations for the Community FoodBank of New Jersey — the largest food bank in the state.  Two years ago, when Roxy’s Best Of… New Jersey, Roxiticus Desperate Housewives and Roxy’s Bay Head Blog participated in [...]




New Jersey American Water Launches Virtual Food Drive

By: Roxy on 08/11/10 @ 12:56 pm

Roxy’s Best Of… is committed to blogging out hunger in New Jersey. I received the following note in my Bay Head water bill this month, and thought I’d share the info on a worthy cause:
New Jersey American Water is teaming up with other investor-owned utilities across the state to help fight hunger in New Jersey.
For its campaign, [...]




Blogging Out Hunger: The Early Results Are In!

By: Roxy on 12/16/08 @ 8:11 pm

To everyone who made a contribution to the Community FoodBank of NJ and/or helped to raise awareness of hunger here at home in New Jersey, thank you so much for participating. According to our fearless leader, Deb of JerseyBites, yesterday’s event was a great success. We got some nice online coverage… the FoodChannel has us [...]




100 New Jersey Bloggers Won’t Let This Bank Fail: Help Fight Local NJ Hunger Through the Community FoodBank of NJ

By: Roxy on 12/14/08 @ 8:22 pm

No matter how you feel about the government bailout of the nation’s largest banks, I think you’ll agree that there’s one bank that we can’t allow to fail: the Community FoodBank of New Jersey.  Over 100 New Jersey bloggers have united to fight local NJ hunger in a coordinated “This Bank Can’t Fail” blogging campaign [...]




This Bank Can’t Fail: Roxy Joins Community of New Jersey Bloggers United to Fight Hunger

By: Roxy on 12/6/08 @ 12:37 am

My friend Deb over on Jersey Bites invited me to join an upcoming blogging campaign she is coordinating on behalf of the Community FoodBank of New Jersey — the largest food bank in the state.  As you are probably well aware, the Food Bank is in desperate need of donations this holiday season.  With bare shelves and demand for [...]




Thanksgiving 2008 Appeal from the Community Foodbank of New Jersey

By: Roxy on 11/7/08 @ 10:44 am

Rex and I just received a note from Kathleen DiChiara, President and CEO of the Community Foodbank of New Jersey, about their 2008 Thanksgiving Appeal, one of their most important fundraising campaigns of the year.

Many people in New Jersey don’t realize the number of their neighbors who are struggling to feed themselves and their families. [...]