Because of programs like Breakfast After the Bell, the Department of Agriculture says the number of students having breakfast at school in Paterson has increased.
Every weekday morning, nearly 268,000 New Jersey students start their day with a free breakfast.
Roughly 157,000 low-income households in New Jersey rely on federal rental assistance in order to get by every month.
Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park does a lot to make sure kids get a special and unique experience during the holidays.
Santa Claus came early this year for about 100 kids.
The two legislative leaders for next year and the governor-elect are completely on board for a $15 minimum wage.
At an NJTV community forum, panelists discussed what perpetuates poverty and what can be done to reverse it in New Jersey.
A new report shows how widespread the need for SNAP is in fighting food insecurity.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author explains eviction is the second leading cause to homelessness.
New state census figures show that median household income is up, yet poverty rates remain constant.
The Community FoodBank of New Jersey aims to help those who are food insecure and don't know where their next meal is coming from.
The county hopes that consolidating all of the necessary resources under one roof will help end homelessness in the county once and for all.
Donated supplies and backpacks help offset back to school costs for families.
While many towns fight affordable housing obligations, others are getting creative.
Opposing views on number of units to be built – and where – complicates the path forward for municipalities.