Special Guest Speaker - Jasmine Crowe is an award-winning social entrepreneur, children’s book author, TED Speaker, and determined leader working to make the world a better place one cause at a time. In 2017, after years of feeding people experiencing homelessness from her own kitchen, Jasmine launched Goodr, a sustainable waste management company that leverages technology to combat hunger and reduce food waste. She has been featured on CNBC, Oprah Magazine, Forbes, Fast Co., New York Times and named by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top 100 influential female founders. In 2021 Jasmine released her first children's book, Everybody Eats, that focuses on character building and educating kids about food waste.
Monday, October 24, 2022
Teaneck Glenpoint Marriott Grand Ballroom
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Tickets are $150
For more sponsorship information, please contact Ndavis@cfanj.org or call 201.569.1804 x 27
Reserved dinner seating is available for groups of 10
Opening seating is available for individual ticket holders
6:00 pm Deluxe Dinner includes hors d'oeuvres, carving stations, beer, and wine.
7:15 pm Guest speaker Jasmine Crowe will be featured in a special CFA motivational talk
Presentation of CFA 2022 honorees
Cynthia Johnson Barbato has served Center for Food Action for over 25 years in various board positions. Most recently as the immediate past president. As a philanthropist, she supports CFA mission and has led the board with a passion for helping our neighbors in need. This year she will be the recipient of our Public Service Award
Oritani Charitable Foundation is based in New Jersey and was founded over a hundred years ago. The foundation is an ardent supporter of Center for Food Action's mission to prevent hunger and homelessness in Bergen and Passaic counties. The Foundation’s generous support is helping Center for Food Action provide more food to families in need, including fresh foods like fruits and vegetables, dairy products, seafood, and meats. Their efforts aid Center for Food Action in protecting the health of individuals and families we serve.
2022 Moving Forward Sponsors
With your generous support, CFA’s vital mission continues as we move forward together! Your donations provide emergency food package distributions; rental, heating, and utility assistance; Weekend Snack Packs to low-income children; Dinner4Seniors; and community gardens for our neighbors in over 100 towns in northern NJ. CFA’s statewide advocacy and public policy work are essential to ending hunger and homelessness in New Jersey.
If you are interested in sponsorship, please contact NDavis@cfanj.org or 201. 569.1804 x27
We look forward to seeing you on Monday, October 24, 2022, at 6:00pm at the Teaneck Marriot at Glenpoint.