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BFC Responds to COVID-19

Catch up with BFC and our efforts to make sure we continue to help families during the COVID-19 Crisis.
Here's our Newsletter for the Summer of 2020!

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Here's How to Help

COVID-19 and Our Clients

"It’s important to stay connected. That’s’ why BFC has found innovative ways to reach out to all of our families throughout the COVID crisis."
Mitch Schonfeld, President & CEO

BFC - Proud of Our Volunteers

Two Young Women and One Great Idea!

Here's how two of our volunteers came up with a heartwarming way to give back to the community. Follow @StringingUsTogether and order your bracelets now to benefit Bergen Family Center.

Mental Health Minutes

Getting through the COVID Crisis

BFC Meets Mental Health Challenges.

Listening to Teens

Toddlers ask: Why can't I see my friends?

You Come First! A Mental Health Toolkit.

You Count - More than Ever Before

Here's Why YOU COUNT!


Giving Back to the Community
Mel & Arline Schwechter


As a former tri-athlete and marathon runner, Mel and his wife Arline have always supported the Englewood community. Three years ago Mel suffered a major Traumatic Brain Injury. His personal challenges haven't stopped him from giving back to those in need. Please continue to support Mel, Arline & BFC by contributing to his gofundme campaign. All proceeds from the Mel-Athalon  go to Bergen Family Center.

Mel is a former Partner and the Head of the International Trade-Compliance Team at
Baker & Hostetler LLP.

How We Help Families

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Helping Children

Make a Bright Start.

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Helping Teens

Make Smart Choices

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Helping Seniors

Stay Vital and Healthy

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You Can Make a Difference

In The Lives of Thousands of Families

Meet Some of Our Clients

Give from the Heart

Agresta Brothers

Why BFC means so much to so many.

The Numbers Show How We Helped


CHILDREN & Parents

Helped though Childcare and Education Programs



Supported through Programs for Positive Life Choices



Helped by Adult Day Program

These achievements were made possible by your contributions, the dedication of our volunteers and staff, government grants, foundation support and client fees, Local businesses, religious institutions and schools provided volunteers
and Your financial support.

Counseling & Intervention



Received family court assessments



Received support to manage their HIV diagnosis



Received individual counseling from Bergen Family Center.

We help victims of domestic violence and sexual assault - Families facing challenges that disrupt their lives - Individuals diagnosed with or affected by HIV/AIDS - Families & adolescents involved with family court.

Learn More About Our Counseling Services...