As part of our annual holiday gift program called “The Wishing Wall,” more than 150 children from more than 60 families had their Christmas wishes come true through donations of toys, warm clothes and gift cards.
 
This year many of the children receiving gifts were the innocent victims of domestic violence, many of whom are currently living in shelters.  Almost all of the children live in single parent households, with mommies and grandmas providing love and care.
 
They say it takes a village and this project was no exception.  The dedicated AECDC Staff and Board along with a team of volunteers from Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple and the NJ Youth Corp sorted, packed and delivered all the gifts in time for Christmas.
 
We’re already looking forward to next year’s efforts!  Please click here for information on this and other ways to make a difference.

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By Lauren Wanko

Correspondent

This mom of two needs diapers for her children and on this day she’s getting them for free.

“It just provides that little gap in between transitioning through certain financial issues,” said client Tiyonia.

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Central Jersey Diaper Bank

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(Formally know as B-FED) AECDC provides free Baby Formula, Equipment and Diapers, plus wipes, clothing and other items that are crucial to keeping babies and young children healthy and growing! AECDC is the only diaper bank in Central NJ, and is affiliated with the National Diaper Bank Network.

Central Jersey Diaper Bank

H.E.L.P.

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AECDC loans medical equipment at no charge such as shower seats, walkers and wheelchairs.  Without assistance, our elderly and disabled are often isolated and unable to sustain a healthy quality of life.

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