SUPPORT A FAMILY IN NEED THROUGH ABMA’S FARM *giving tree*
We’ve teamed up with Oasis – A Haven For Women & Children and CUMAC- A Food Pantry Dedicated To Changing Lives to help families in need this season! Donate in $1, $5, or $10 increments, or *Ornaments* at our market. All proceeds – and a 100% match by Abma’s Farm!! – will be given to Oasis and CUMAC (split “50/50”) in the form of a gift certificate toward fresh food for their soup kitchens and pantry.
Founded in 1997, Oasis – A Haven for Women and Children is a non-profit organization serving women, teens, and children living in need in the Greater Paterson area. Oasis works to break the cycle of poverty through programs designed to feed, clothe, educate and empower. Oasis serves over 600 women and children daily in adult education classes, workforce readiness training, youth development programs, and basic social services. Oasis provides the tools necessary for women and children to successfully move from poverty to self-sufficiency. For more information, visit www.oasisnj.org.
Founded in 1985, CUMAC is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to feeding people and changing lives. CUMAC works to alleviate hunger and its root causes in Paterson, Passaic County and New Jersey. CUMAC’s programs include a food pantry that serves over 2,500 people monthly; a food depot that handles nearly 2 million pounds of food and other resources for a network of over 30 agencies; a disaster relief program; a thrift shop that provides high quality, low cost items to the community; the Pathways to Work program that offers job training to those seeking gainful employment; Place of Promise which provides a permanent supportive housing program for the chronically homeless; seasonal projects that give school supplies, holiday gifts and other items to thousands of children in need; and the Community Food Coalition, a collection of pantries working together to stop hunger in New Jersey.