The Center for Food Action received a check on February 17, 2006 for $2,000 from Bill O’Shea during a brief ceremony at Bill O’Shea’s Florist. (l-r) Martin Saccomano, Bill O'Shea, Thelma Fedele (Director of Emergency Services, Center for Food Action) and Peter Gallo Jr. [ Story]
Thelma Fedele, CFA Director of Community & Government Relations said, "Since the economic downturn, there has been a large increase in the number of people in need of food.
continued, "It is particularly fitting to honor her
publicly on Good Neighbor Day, because she
has been a good neighbor by raising awareness for the need of food donation in Bergen County. [ Award story ]