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  • Jul 27, 2015
    The teen volunteers of Center For Family Services - Quixote Quest program, are focused on an ongoing effort to address hunger issues that affect children in Camden. This is specifically in response to the concern that school nurses and key teachers have expressed about certain children not getting...
  • Jul 23, 2015
    CAMDEN, NJ— The Mayor’s Office, the Philadelphia 76ers, officers from Camden County Police Department, and community leaders joined today in the city’s sixth annual Camden Clean Campaign. Today served as the tenth event out of eleven that are taking place throughout the summer in...
  • Jul 14, 2015 | Courier Post-Celeste Whittaker
    CAMDEN-A Center for Family Services building was abuzz with activity Tuesday as workers put together furniture, hung paintings and brightened a place up that eight young men call home.   The center was one of 42 charities across the country to receive an IKEA makeover and product donations for...
  • Jun 23, 2015 | Featuring Richard Stagliano
    For Richard Stagliano, making a difference and giving back are the cornerstones of his approach to creating Impact. "It means a tremendous amount to me to work toward improving lives in our community," he shares. "It's a commitment in my professional and personal life." This...
  • May 19, 2015 | Three-year investment of $1.6 million will fund 180 new Americorps positions
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 19, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) today announced a new AmeriCorps program designed to prepare economically disadvantaged youth for 21st-century green jobs and enhance youth violence prevention strategies...
  • Mar 20, 2015 | Kristie Rearick/South Jersey Times
    It's the 10th year for the Greater Woodbury Chamber of Commerce's Gloucester County Dancing with the Stars fundraiser and the six "local celebrities" ready to put on their dancing shoes, have been annouced. According to Shirley Bierbrunner, event chair, these six dancers all...
  • Feb 03, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer/Kevin Riordan
    The Hummer got Da'Quan Johnson's attention. So did the good job, nice home, and loving family of his mentor, Tyrone Baker Jr. "I never really had anybody to guide me," says Johnson, who was a troubled East Camden middle school student when Baker took him under his wing in 2008....
  • Feb 03, 2015 | Courier Post/Kim Mulford
    With less than 2 weeks remaining during the Affordable Care Act's open enrollment period, non profit groups are ramping up efforts to help uninsured South Jersey residents learn more about their coverage options. People are twice as likely to enroll if they receive free, in-person assistance,...
  • Feb 03, 2015 | South Jersey Times | Greg Adomaitis
    As the Affordable Care Act enrollment deadline inches closer, the Center for Family Services (CFS) and Rutgers University will host an enrollment event at Rutgers University's Camden campus on Friday. The Feb. 6 event will be held nine days before the enrollment deadline and, in light of...
  • Dec 02, 2014 | Shawnette Wilson-Fox 29 News
    HADDON HEIGHTS, N.J. -'Tis the giving season and families in need are receiving a helping hand from a youngster with a giving heart. He had an idea and acted on it with the help of his friend.  In the end, numerous families in New Jersey are benefiting from his generosity. 13-year-...