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    Congratulations Graduates of the 42nd Culinary Training Program!

    It was a tough winter for the culinary class, with challenges getting to and from the FoodBank during bad weather, but these three outstanding candidates, Joan Gaspar, Sandy Pensis, and Myolcie Pierre, made it to the end and successfully completed the 13-week Culinary Skills Training Program, as well as received ServSafe Food Protection Manager and […]

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    2015 FoodBank Humanitarian GALA “Boots and Bling”

    This year’s Humanitarian Gala was held at the MAC at Monmouth University on Friday, April 24th, 2015 and attended by nearly 350 people. It was a fabulous fundraiser that included a live acoustic performance by country star John Rich, all in support of our mission to alleviate hunger and build food secure communities in Monmouth […]

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    The B.E.A.T. Center (Bringing Everyone All Together)

    The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, the Peoples Pantry (INSPIRE NJ) and Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation join forces to form the B.E.A.T. Center (Bringing everyone all together) With initial philanthropic support from The David Tepper Charitable Foundation, The B.E.A.T. Center will provide assistance and support services aimed to end hunger in Ocean County; […]

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    Meet Elga, a FoodBank Volunteer

    I’ve been coming to the FoodBank since 2013. I have worked the sort room, mobile pantry, and I’ve jumped in where I can help with spreadsheets, data entry, and Thanksgiving meal packaging. I had watched a documentary on hunger issues within the US, particularly children, and I wanted to help. In the past, I made [...]