Food Pantry Offers Assistance to Those Struggling in Atlantic County During Shutdown

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Officials with the Jewish Family Service Food Pantry are opening their doors to all Atlantic County residents in need of assistance due to financial hardship brought on by the shutdown.

On Friday, January 11th, nearly 800,000 federal employees missed their first paycheck in what is now the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.

Officials with the food pantry offer nonperishable food items to families experiencing hardship due to loss of income.

They are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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