September is Hunger Action Month: Let’s Make it Easier for People to Get Food Aid!

A guest article from Adele LaTourette, Director of Hunger Free New Jersey During the pandemic, there has been heightened awareness about hunger, leading the federal government to loosen federal nutrition program rules and boost benefits, as more community leaders worked together to deliver food to their needy residents.   But, as emergency food providers know, […]

Studio 51’s First Silent Auction Features TASK A-Team

At a glance, Ethel Mack’s Colors of Love, one of her many drawings in pencil, is a vibrant menagerie of symbolism, shapes and angles stretching to the four corners of her canvas. Swirls of acidic green and blue mingle with triangles in pale yellow, red hot orange, violet, and bold slashes of black in a […]

It’s Census PUSH Week – TASK Joins Nationwide Effort to Ensure Vulnerable Trenton Populations are Counted During 2020 U.S. Census

From the onset of COVID-19, TASK has strived to meet the urgent need for food and other essential social services in Mercer County. Between a steep increase in food production, satellite meal service expansion and the launch of its new distance education model, it appears the soup kitchen staff are completely occupied these days. Yet, […]