PLAINFIELD, NJ — Plainfield's Netherwood Heights Neighbors non-profit community group is collecting hot and cold cereal for Children Eating Right Excel At Life, its 2021 C.E.R.E.A.L. Bowl to help in need families and students learning at home who typically receive breakfast at school.

Star Fish Food Pantry helps feed hungry families in Plainfield by working with social service agencies. Netherwood Heights Neighbors will support the pantry's efforts by collecting cereal and shelf stable milk through Sunday, Feb. 7 — you know, that day when you will feast on wings and nachos watching the big game?

New food items can be dropped off at two locations:

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  • The Coffee Box, 1359 South Ave.
  • Laura's house, 1116 Loraine Ave. in Netherwood

To learn more about Star Fish Food Pantry, visit the website here. And learn more about Netherwood Heights Neighbors here. is Plainfield's free online daily newspaper for Plainfield, NJ news. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook, Twitter @PlainfieldTAP, and on Instagram @tapintoplainfield for all of your Plainfield local news. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.

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