TOUCH New Jersey, Inc. was formed in 2003 operating as a “shopping food pantry” in and around the city of Camden, growing gradually and incorporating in 2007. TOUCH New Jersey has been operating in North Camden for the past three years and has impacted the local residents to the extent that over 10,000 pounds of food is distributed each Wednesday.
TOUCH New Jersey address poverty in the poorest neighborhooh of the poorest city in America by providing food and resources to individuals and needy families that survive at or below the poverty level.
From the Executive Director
TOUCH is super busy this summer with outreach events throughout the Camden County area. Keep a lookout at this site for announcements on a surplus of fresh white sugar corn that TOUCH will be distributing through Camden county. There will be an average of 3500 pounds of corn distributed at various locations on specific days and times…every week. More to follow. Corn distribution will start in the last week of June.
Healthy Cooking for Seniors
Please make your plans to attend the sixth installment in the series of AARP NJ/TOUCH New Jersey Healthy Cooking for Seniors at the TOUCH Food Pantry on Saturday, July7th…Angelica will be preparing healthy hot dogs and baked beans in honor of the holiday.
Please reserve your spot with Sister Jona on Wednesday before the event or call TOUCH at 856-803-3030.
Jeep Festival at Miguels/Large Screen Television Raffle
Unfortunately the Jeep Festival was cancelled due to inclement weather…The entire event will be rescheduled in July. TOUCH will give out food and the last of the raffle tickets will go on sale. The winner will be chosen at the end of the day with the lucky winner taking home a brand new large screen television. Chances are $2 each or three for $5, Please contact Gerald Davis at 856-803-3030 if you would like to sell chances or buy them Stay tuned for the date of the Festival that will include classic cars, a karate demonstration, free health screens, music rides and of course, food to be distributes from TOUCH New Jersey.