Mission: The Interfaith Food Pantry (IFP) is a community of neighbors helping neighbors committed to ending hunger and supporting self sufficiency. Together we provide food, education and resources to inspire confidence and hope in the people we serve. Our mission is threefold: -to improve the health and well-bing of eligible Morris County residnets in need by providing access to food, nutrition education and related resources -to provide hands-on opportunities for neighbors to help neighbors and -to raise awareness and understanding about the issues of hunger right here in our community.
Results: In 2012, the IFP distributed 741,000 pounds of food, which served 5,000 Morris County households.
Target demographics: local families in need by providing emergency and supplemental groceries in times of need or crisis
Direct beneficiaries per year: 12,500 Morris County resdients
Geographic areas served: Morris County, NJ
Programs: Client Choice Program, Working Families Access Program, Home Delivery Program, Nutrition Education Program