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Phil Stafford

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Phil Stafford, of Wallington, runs the charity N.J. Food & Clothing Rescue. He is active in many community organizations in the Wallington-Garfield area. 

Phil Stafford's Contributions

  1. Wallington Resident Seeks New Home For Food Rescue Organization

    Wallington Resident Seeks New Home For Food Rescue Organization

    PASSAIC, N.J. -- The New Jersey Food & Clothing Rescue recently completed an outreach in Newark that helped 500 people on World Homeless Day. But now the volunteer organization — which redistributes donated food, clothing, personal hygiene items and and household items to people in crises — needs help finding a new home so it can continue to help others in need.Headquartered in ...

  2. Wallington Volunteer Spearheads World Homeless Day Outreach in Newark

    Wallington Volunteer Spearheads World Homeless Day Outreach in Newark

    PASSAIC, NJ -- Phil Stafford and his team of 30 volunteers rolled into Peter Francisco Park in Newark with five jam-packed vehicles. N.J. Food and Clothing Rescue joined six other community and church organizations for the annual World Homeless Day outreach behind Penn Station. Together they aided more than 500 people who are living on the street or in emergency shelters in Newark.The ...

  3. Wallington Advocate Hopes Photo Book Shows Different Side of Homelessness

    Wallington Advocate Hopes Photo Book Shows Different Side of Homelessness

    WALLINGTON, N.J. — Wallington philanthropist Phil Stafford is hoping a picture is worth 1,000 words when it comes to homelessness .Stafford, who founded NJ Food & Clothing Rescue, has teamed up with a professional photographer to capture the "humanity" of homelessness in a coffee table book.His subjects will also benefit most: All of the money raised through the book's ...

  4. Lyndhurst's N.J. Food & Clothing Rescue Provides Easter Outreach In Newark

    Lyndhurst's N.J. Food & Clothing Rescue Provides Easter Outreach In Newark

    LYNDHURST, N.J. -- N.J. Food & Clothing Rescue served food to approximately 120 people in need at Peter Francisco Park behind Newark Penn Station on Easter Sunday.The outreach effort included colored Easter eggs and cupcakes, along with fresh fruit, soup and popcorn.The Easter Bunny was on hand, as well, doling out plastic eggs filled with treats.

  5. Lyndhurst's Food & Clothing Rescue Collects Materials For Homeless Art Expo

    Lyndhurst's Food & Clothing Rescue Collects Materials For Homeless Art Expo

    LYNDHURST, N.J. -- The Food and Clothing Rescue in Lyndhurst is collecting materials for a Homeless Art Expo.The Art Expo/Talent Showcase will include works of art created by homeless.The rescue hopes to hold a gala that will feature a video from each of the artists  who will tell his or her story. Money raised from the gala will go to support the homeless. Call Phil Stafford at ...

  6. Lyndhurst Charity Donates Play-Doh To Cancer Center In Hackensack

    Lyndhurst Charity Donates Play-Doh To Cancer Center In Hackensack

    HACKENSACK, N.J. -- A cancer center for children in Hackensack got a delivery of Play-Doh on Tuesday thanks to a state rescue agency.The Tomorrow's Children Cancer Center in Hackensack received approximately 2,300 cans of Play-Doh March 14 thanks to the efforts of the New Jersey Food & Clothing Rescue. New Jersey Food & Clothing Rescue held a month long drive to collect the ...

  7. Lyndhurst's NJ Food & Clothing Rescue Does Outreach Work In Newark

    Lyndhurst's NJ Food & Clothing Rescue Does Outreach Work In Newark

    LYNDHURST, N.J. -- NJ Food and Clothing Rescue completed an outreach program in Newark recently. The rescue teamed up with Milagros Angels and served food, as well as provided hats, gloves, socks, ponchos, blankets, hygiene bags and food for later and food for today to over 400 people in Peter Francisco park. The rescue is now hoping to collect 1,000 new cans of play doh for a local ...

  8. Lodi's NJ Food And Clothing Rescue Needs Your Donations

    Lodi's NJ Food And Clothing Rescue Needs Your Donations

    LODI, N.J. -- The New Jersey Food and Clothing Rescue is seeking donations due to a surge of requests from people in need. Many of the families have several children so helping 10 or 20 families can in actuality be helping 30-70 people. Often these families are having to choose between paying rent or going hungry. Monetary donations can be made via paypal at ...

  9. Wallington Republican Club Stages Clothing Drive For Passaic-Based Charity

    Wallington Republican Club Stages Clothing Drive For Passaic-Based Charity

    WALLINGTON, N.J. -- The Wallington Republican recently club sponsored a coat, hat and scarf drive for N.J. Food & Clothing Rescue, an organization that provides the homeless, fire victims, veterans, seniors and those in critical economic situations with food, clothes and hygiene items. The Republican Club collected enough coats, hats, gloves and scarves to fill two large SUVs. They ...

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