The pandemic has created significant disruptions in our lives. The impact varies from family to family. For some this been frustrating, but manageable. For others this is time of crisis with job losses and growing food insecurity. The Martin Luther King Day of Service Committee is raising funds as we continue to partner with local food pantries e.g. Human Needs Pantry, New Light Baptist Church and Bloomfield Presbyterian church to provide food and necessities for local families. This effort is coordinated by the Township of Bloomfield and supported by local service organizations ( If you prefer not to donate online, please feel free to mail a check to NTNN (Neighbor to Neighbor Network), Bloomfield Health department, attn: Paula Peikes, 1 Municipal Plaza, Bloomfield, NJ 07003.