What's New @CFA

17May

-Gov Murphy Opposes Food Aid Cuts

Gov. Murphy issued a statement urging Congress to vote against harmful cuts to SNAP. Read our e-alert! The New Jersey Anti-Hunger Coalition today also held a news conference to draw even more attention to the harmful House Farm Bill, which would cuts assistance to tens of thousands of New Jersey residents. The House could vote on the bill as early...

16May

-SNAP in Congress

Our Congressional SNAP Fact Sheets provide advocates with stats to make the case to protect SNAP. Congress is considering a harmful proposal that could mean benefit cuts to tens of thousands of New Jersey residents. These informative fact sheets detail the number of people benefiting from SNAP in each of New Jersey’s 12 Congressional districts, while also showing...

08May

-Thanks for Making Savor.2018 a Great Success!

We are very grateful to all who supported CFA at SAVOR.2018.  By supporting Center for Food Action, you play a meaningful role in the important work of making sure your neighbors can put food on their tables and keep a roof over their heads.  Together, we can have a positive impact on our community by caring for those who are...

07May

-Farm bill vote expected soon

The House is expected to vote next week on the controversial “Farm Bill,” which would cut or reduce the Supplement Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, aka food stamps). An estimated 35,000 New Jersey residents, mostly working parents, would lose this critical food aid for themselves and their children. Plus, thousands of jobless workers would also be denied help. We need to turn up...

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