2014 Lives Touched

Poverty and suffering are not cold statistics- they have a human face and represent real people in our community who urgently need our help.

Your donation to the Greater Newark Holiday Fund can work miracles. We’ve gathered some emotional accounts that depict the kind of work GNHF supports- these stories are all drawn from actual cases handled by our partner agencies.

Simply click on a topic that interests you to see what your support can do. Thanks to our partners, the Star Ledger and NJ.com, who published the original versions of these stories, for letting us use them in their present form.