Food Bank of South Jersey

Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno helps to box salsa for market. (Credit: David Madden)

Campbell’s ‘Just Peachy’ Salsa Benefits Food Bank Of South Jersey

Campbell’s takes peaches that are too small or damaged and produces the salsa, which is bottled, labeled and boxed up by some 200 company volunteers at their R&D facility in Camden.

08/06/2014

Students from Harry C. Sharp Elementary School in Camden work with volunteers from Campbell Soup Company to plant trees in the school's neighborhood. (credit: Mark Abrams)

Campbell Soup Company Helps Camden Students Transform Their Community

Students and Campbell’s employees were wielding shovels and rakes on Tuesday, working side-by-side to plant young trees along the perimeter of the Harry C. Sharp Elementary School in Camden.

04/08/2014

Letter carriers loading a truck with Campbell's Soup at their headquarters in Camden. (Credit: David Madden)

National ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Collection Saturday

Donated items go to local organizations like the Food Bank of South Jersey, where it’ll get the agency through some lean months this summer.

05/10/2013

(credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Campbell’s Teams With Food Bank To Salvage Unused Peaches

The Campbell Soup Company is turning New Jersey’s leftover peaches into revenue for the state’s Food Bank.

08/01/2012

NJ Governor Christie tours the Food Bank of South Jersey in Pennsauken. (credit: Mike DeNardo)

DRPA Donates $2 Million To Food Bank Of South Jersey

The Food Bank of South Jersey is getting $2 million from the Delaware River Port Authority, in what officials call the last of the DRPA’s economic development spending.

12/14/2011

(File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

DRPA Nearly Out Of Economic Development Business

A committee within the Delaware River Port Authority meets this morning to approve a plan that would spend the last almost $30-million of funds that had been earmarked for economic development. Some of that money is still targeted to agencies that have little, if anything, to do with the agency’s core mission.

12/07/2011

(Credit: Brian Schultz)

Philadelphia Supermarket Holds ‘Turkey Bowling’ Contest To Put Spotlight On Hunger

ShopRite is donating 100 cases of turkeys to two local food banks.

11/15/2011

NJ Official Issues Reminder For Donations To Food Banks

In this economy, local food banks are being pressed to the limit. On Wednesday a New Jersey official took time out to visit a rolling delivery unit.

07/27/2011

(The Benjamin Franklin Bridge is one of four operated by the DRPA.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

Food Banks Pleading With DRPA To Release Promised Funds

Local food banks say they’re still waiting for $2 million in funding from the Delaware River Port Authority, approved by the agency more than a year and a half ago but subsequently put on hold.

07/05/2011

Second Annual ‘Mac Off’ Is Monday In Collingswood

A unique cooking competition will benefit a local food bank on Martin Luther King Day.

01/16/2011

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