As grassroots organizations go “If There is a Need We Will Feed” is about as grassroots as it gets.
They were born out of Superstorm Sandy five years ago when so many from out of the area were here to help restore the shore. Cliff Baker, a restaurant consultant for Singer Equipment Company, opened his Toms River home on Thanksgiving Day for those who did not have a place to go.
With help from his close friend Chef Mike Jurusz they served over 300 meals that day with some delivered to those who could not get to Baker’s home. A month later they served more than 600 people with a Christmas dinner, many of those had been displaced from their homes along with first responders and emergency personnel.
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