Presented by Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey

March Mega Food Drive


Jewish Federation’s March Mega Food Drive will distribute 25,000 lbs of food to northern New Jersey families who are struggling with food insecurity.


COLLECT FOOD  (no candy, please)

  • BLUE BAG CHALLENGE - Fill one or ten! Pick up reusable blue bags from Federation for you and your friends to fill with non-perishable food. You can use your own grocery bag, too! 
  • NOTE: Blue Bags are available for pick up Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM at the Federation’s Office (front entrance).
  • SCAVANGER HUNT - Fight food insecurity. Solve fun riddles while grocery shopping and watch your grocery cart fill up.  
  • SET UP A FOOD COLLECTION: Want to collect more? Set up a box on your front steps at your home or business and invite your friends and family to donate non-perishable food and pet food.
    Return all collected food by the end of March. 



  • MITZVAH MAKER OR A MITZVAH SHAKER - by giving $118 or $360.
  • BE A SPONSOR and fight hunger in the community. 
  • DONATION BY CHECK CAN BE SENT TO: Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey, 50 Eisenhower Drive, Paramus, NJ 07652
    NOTE: Include in the memo section that the donation is for March Mega Food Drive.




Tiffany Kaplan and Ellen Ginsburg Simon, Co-Chairs
Sari Gross, Chair, Volunteer Center

Ali Auerbach, Pam Bern, Jodi Bienenfeld, Geri Cantor, Jaime Ceitlin, Meredith Conen, Randy Freedman, Jillian Herz,  Debra Hirschberg, 
Lindsey Lax, Tracy Limbardo, Martha Marguiles, Rilly Miron, Teris Parnes, Charu Ranganathan , Melissa Rosenberg, Gayle Samitt,  Joy Shorr, Leslie Smith, Dale Sparber, Wendy Ward, Rachel Weiss, Laurie Ann Weinstein, Helene Zatz,
Committee Members

For more information, contact Shara Nadler at or (201) 820-3947.