Seventh-grade students at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains raised more than $100 for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life by selling baked goods at the synagogue. The bake sale was held on Sunday, May 4, in conjunction with Congregation Beth Israel’s Mitzvah Day, a day of service within the community for volunteers of all ages.
Congregation Beth Israel Raises Money for Cancer Research
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June 21, 2018 – Susan G. Komen North Jersey announced that it will award a total of 13 grants to 11 local community non-profit organizations in its nine-county service area for 2018-19, with an increase in total program funding at 15% year over year.
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By JIM LAMBERTJune 22, 2018
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By FRANK BRUNO, VINE RIPE MARKETSJune 21, 2018
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By CLARISSA DOBEKJune 20, 2018
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By UNION COUNTY OFFICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONJune 19, 2018
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