NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The number of families with food insecurity keeps growing.
A long line of cars stretched at an emergency food drive in Essex County on Thursday morning.READ MORE: Canarsie Residents Call On Mayor-Elect Eric Adams To Fund Community Anti-Gun Violence Initiatives
About 1,000 boxes of food were donated.READ MORE: 2 Shot Aboard Subway Train In Harlem; Suspect At Large
With many people out of work, organizers say the line of those in need of food has grown exponentially since the start of the pandemic.MORE NEWS: Connecticut Reports First Confirmed Case Of Omicron Variant
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