Media & Press

Theresa Loch AwardNFSB Trustee recognized for volunteerism. Theresa Loch, of Keller Williams NJ Metro Group in Montclair was recognized by New Jersey Realtors(r) Good Neighbor Awards for her commitment to community service. A Realtor for the past 16 years, Theresa Loch has been a volunteer Board trustee of the Nutley Family Service Bureau for the past four years. NFSB provides mental health and social services to individuals and families in the community. When the American Red Cross closed its Nutley chapter in 2015, which meant the dissolution of a food pantry, the agency acquired the property and continued regular distribution of goods to those in need. Theresa was instrumental in helping to secure the ARC property. A Nutley resident, Loch is married with three children. The Nutley Family Service Bureau will be awarded $1,500 on her behalf.

 

Nutley Family Services BureauNutley letter: Thoughtful. I wanted to share another story of why Nutley is a great place to live. It showcases the best of what this town has to offer: Thoughtful generous people. Silas Mountsier and Graeme Hardie, Carol and Vincent LoCurcio, and Rudy Chen collaborated on a brilliant idea. They wanted to raise funds for Nutley Family Service Bureau and, at the same time, celebrate the volunteerism of board trustees who led NFSB during the years. READ MORE…

 

Eileen Painter

Taking Nutley Family Service Bureau into its next century: Since taking over the former American Red Cross building at 169 Chestnut St. six months ago, the staff is dedicated to provide accessible psychotherapy and mental health services, with the help of its new executive director Eileen Painter. READ MORE…

 

DietitiansNFSB Food Pantry teamed up with dietitians from the Nutley-Belleville ShopRite to present information on cost efficient and easy ways to boost the flavor and nutrition of family meals. This collaboration is part of a joint effort to heighten community-wide healthful eating awareness. A delicious food preparation demonstration and lively discussion was enjoyed by all who attended. READ MORE…

 

 

Attachment-1Nutley Sun Opinion: Isn’t Nutley Great? Franklin Reformed Church saw an opportunity to collect non-perishable food and monetary donations for NFSB’s Food Pantry at this year’s Memorial Day Parade. It was a huge success!  READ MORE…

 

Nutley Family Service Bureau Executive Director Felicia Gardner Felicia Gardner Awardjoined the ranks of Peggy Rummel and Sally Anne Goodson when she was awarded the township’s Woman’s Advocacy Award. READ MORE… 

 

 

Nutley Scouts serve communitiesThe Nutley Rotary Club helped Scouts collect items for the Nutley Food Pantry, which the Nutley Family Service Bureau now operates. Nutley Troop 147 could also be found at Liberty State Park and Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS…

 

 

foodpantrywidcNutley Sun LTE – Nutley Family Service Bureau is pleased to announce that the Food Pantry, 169 Chestnut St., is operational as one of the agency’s social service programs. Food distribution was begun on Jan. 20. This undertaking would not have been possible were it not for the unique synergism among NFSB and the town, which is characterized by mutual support. Civic, church and business efforts provided the confidence, which helped NFSB realize this endeavor. READ MORE… 

 

American Red CrossThe Nutley Family Service Bureau now operates the food pantry since the regional American Red Cross is closing in town, and the bureau has a pending contract to purchase the building, according to NFSB President Mary Graves. READ MORE… VIEW the NFSB Food Pantry FAQs page.