Category Archives: Non-profit Collaboration

Monument Elementary School Pilot Healthy Food Fundraiser

On Friday, June 17, 2011 Food Justice Foundation ran a Healthy-Food Fundraiser pilot project with Monument Elementary School in the North Ward of Trenton.  Parents of the students received order forms for high-quality, wholesale-priced selections of fruits and vegetables, such … Continue reading

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Rescue Mission of Trenton Meeting

  Executive Director Taylor Behmke met with Director of Entrepreneurial and Traning Douglas Liebau and Life Skills and Operations Manager Barrett Young from the Rescue Mission of Trenton on April 26th to discuss possible collaborations between our organizations.  FJF needs … Continue reading

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Mayor Tony Mack Challenges Trenton to ‘Fight for Fitness’

Trenton Mayor Tony Mack challenged Trenton to ‘Fight for Fitness’ and announced that May is Let’s Move! month on April 19th at a press conference in the City Hall Atrium. FJF Executive Director Taylor Behmke met Superintendent Raymond Broach and … Continue reading

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Mid-Atlantic Conference for Start-up Food Co-ops

After the welcome address there was a series of workshops throughout the morning and afternoon on different topics.  FJF Executive Director Taylor Behmke attended and went to two sessions having to do with information technology that are described below.  Jake … Continue reading

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New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids 2nd Workshop Meeting

FJF team members Taylor Behmke and Tushar Gupta attended the second of a three part series workshop for the New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids Trenton Subcommittee on Healthy Food on Wednesday, February 2nd.  The goal for this meeting was … Continue reading

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New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids

FJF team members Tucker Willsie and Tushar Gupta attended the first of a three part workshop series for the New Jersey Partnership for Healthy Kids Trenton Subcommittee on Healthy Foods last Wednesday, January 20th.  The NJPHK is an initiative funded … Continue reading

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FJF Meeting with Abetterway

Last Saturday, October 23rd, FJF met with the Executive Director Perry Shaw III and the Program Coordinator, Perry Shaw Jr. of Abetterway in Trenton to talk about possible collaborations between the two organizations and to tour their facilities. Abetterway is … Continue reading

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