Monthly Archives: July 2010

Fourth Distribution and Weekly Progress

Last week we received orders from members of Westminster Baptist Church in Trenton, successfully expanding our pool of buyers. We also expanded the list of produce offered by adding onions. Throughout the week part of the FJF team was working … Continue reading

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Application For 501c3 Non-Profit Status Officially Under Review By IRS

The Food Justice Foundation submitted its application for 501c3 non-profit status as a public charity during the first week of July and has now received an official letter from the IRS stating that the application is currently under review. Within … Continue reading

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Third Distribution Statistics

Last week the FJF was met with a bit of misfortune that spoiled our outreach efforts. The Living Hope Church Youth Soccer League games were cancelled most of the week due to rain and that is where we usually get … Continue reading

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Second Delivery and Weekly Progress

The past week has been one of significant events for the FJF. On Thursday, two members of the FJF, Jay Swanson and Taylor Behmke, represented the group at a meeting of the Mercer County Food Council, a group of non-profit … Continue reading

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Our First Delivery

This past Friday the FJF team went to the Philadelphia Regional Produce Market to purchase the Living Hope Community Buyers Club’s first orders. While the PRPM is a complicated hub of negotiation and transaction we made out all right entirely … Continue reading

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