The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties Is Now Fulfill
Neptune, NJ, May 23, 2017 – The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties announced it is now doing business as Fulfill to communicate the many ways they are working to end hunger in the community. “We provide many services to win against hunger, says Carlos Rodriguez, Executive Director. “We changed our name because we are evolving and invite our neighbors and partners to mobilize and engage in the many hunger-fighting services that help shorten the food line and add to the bottom line of families in need. Because ending hunger in our community is a complex challenge, it takes a comprehensive approach to provide the resources people need to maintain active, healthy lifestyles,” he said.
Fulfill programs include:
Nutritious food distribution
Kids’ feeding programs
Mobile and pediatric pantries
Free tax preparation
SNAP and healthcare enrollment assistance
Culinary job training and placement
Hunger in Monmouth and Ocean Counties is no longer a crisis that can be remedied with emergency food alone. Fulfill distributes more than 12 million meals to 132,000 people including 40,000 children in Monmouth and Ocean Counties and partners with more than 300 feeding programs that include food pantries, soup kitchens, senior centers and group homes – and 95 cents of every dollar donated goes directly to those in need. Fulfill receives a 4-star, highest ranking on Charity Navigator.
Fulfill operates in two locations: 3300 Route 66 in Neptune, and at The B.E.A.T. Center, 1769 Hooper Avenue in the Silverton Plaza, Toms River. Mobilize the community with us, learn more about how to get help, give help, take a tour or partner with Fulfill at www.fulfillnj.org or call 732-918-2600.
With your help, Fulfill is determined to make sure that “Hunger Won’t Win Here!”