E-Newsletter Vol. 5, No. 4
Angela & Chip talk with Evan Engram about NY Giants' Partnership
Learning to trust his counselor, Angela, was the first step for Eva's alum, Chip Yerger, on his journey to recovery and stability. They were interviewed with NY Giants Tight End Evan Engram on the Hidden Pearls podcast.
They also discussed the Giants project to mentor some of Eva's outpatient clients and their support for our Community Kitchen. Find out more about our partnership with the Giants here.

The New York Giants are supporting our campaign to fight hunger offering a dollar-for-dollar match for donations up to $10,000. Donate now to double your impact!
Facing COVID-19: We're all in this together!
Since the pandemic began, our donors, volunteers, and staff stepped up to help us meet the challenge of COVID-19. You never missed a beat, finding new ways to help us protect and serve the men, women, and mothers with children who depend on our care and support - for food, shelter, addiction treatment, and recovery.

We are grateful to ALL of you who are supporting our mission and programs as this crisis continues. You are our Front Line Heroes! Never have our clients needed us so desperately, and we have never needed your support more.

We thank each donor who contributed to our COVID-19 Emergency Appeal; each volunteer who sewed masks, donated food and spread the word on social media; and so many staff who went above and beyond to support our clients in this challenging time.
Your heartfelt messages inspire us!
"Helping others makes us feel Iike we CAN make a difference." Natalie M.

"I want to stand with my neighbors in this COVID-19 crisis. We can't be together but we can show love by looking out for everyone." Ricky S.
"I grew up in Paterson and I feel connected to those who are homeless or in need of food." Jeanne L.

"Instead of worrying, I wanted to do something positive during this crisis. Thank you for all you do for those who are desperate." Susan H.
A Message about Holiday Giving
  • Charitable Giving Gets a Break! As we move into the holiday season, please consult your financial advisor about new tax benefits for charitable giving under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES), which offers options to maximize deductions for charitable gifts, whether you take the standard deduction or itemize.
  • Holiday Gifts for Clients- We will continue the tradition of distributing gifts to our clients, but to protect the health and safety of everyone, we can only accept gift cards this year. Please choose from this list: Walmart; Target; Kohls; CVS; Walgreens; Amazon; Macy's - Please drop off cards at our administrative offices or mail them to Donna Fico at Eva's Village, 393 Main St., Paterson, NJ 07501.
Event Updates
Golf Event Draws over 200
More than 200 golfers braved cool and damp weather to make our Oct. 13 all-outdoor event a great success, raising funds for critical programs, needed now more than ever before as COVID - 19 devastates the individuals we serve. Speakers reminded the crowd that their support makes possible their stories of hope and renewal, even in these uncertain times. View a slideshow.
Our Gala goes virtual on December 8!
'HELPING HANDS FOR HUNGER' - Together we make a difference! Our Annual Benefit Gala, like everything else about this unprecedented year, will look and feel different, but its purpose remains the same: raising funds to help us lift up so many of our neighbors who are suffering. Find out how to become a sponsor here.

A month-long fundraising campaign will culminate in an inspiring online gathering on December 8. We will share experiences from the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic and celebrate our 30-year charitable partnership with the New York Giants.Check our Gala webpage for updates about tuning in to the celebration