berkeley-heights

Giving Back

May 20, 2022

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Join Relay for Life and Walk for a Cure on Saturday, May 21, 2022 beginning at 12 noon until midnight at the track in the Grove at The Park located at 200 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights.  General Information • This is a family-friendly event, open to the whole ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Each year, since 2009, Keller Williams (KW), from the US and Canada to their family abroad, participates in RED Day, a day to "renew, energize, and donate" -- giving back to the communities they serve. KW Premier Properties RED Day initiative was called "Project Hope" with a ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - After two years without a live run, the Our House, Our Run returned to the streets of New Providence for an in-person event. Saturday's event marked the 23rd annual Our House, Our Run 4-mile run and 2-mile walk to raise money to support the adults with disabilities served by ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - There’s a jar sitting on a counter at John's Meat Market at 389 Park Ave. in Scotch Plains with a sign, “Buy a Veteran a Burger! For Previously Homeless Veterans.” The sign raises a lot of questions: What Veterans? Why a burger? How will they get their burgers?  The answers ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – The Overlook Foundation, the non-profit, private organization that supports Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, kicked off a public campaign to raise funds for a multi-phase expansion and enhancement project that will transform the hospital, positioning it for future ...

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Editor's note: Click here for interactive map of sales taking place May 8 and May 14. BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The weather didn't cooperate for the Cleanout for Ukraine Berkeley Heights Town-wide Garage Sale, but canceling yesterday's event was not an option the organizers were ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Silver Liming Foundation's Teen branch spent Sunday afternoon serving others. The weather was perfect, and many hands made light the work.  The first stop of the day was to Church of the Little Flower. The parish is hosting its annual Vingo night on May 5th, when the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – Fellowship Foundation is pleased to recognize Sweetwater Construction Corporation as its Presenting Sponsor during the 2nd annual Fellowship Charity Golf Outing on Monday, June 6, 2022, at Somerset Hills Country Club (SHCC) in Bernardsville, New Jersey. Nationally recognized and ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - KW offices Worldwide are celebrating RED Day as a part of their culture of making a difference in the lives of others and bettering the communities in which they serve. On Thursday, May 12, 2022, Keller Williams Premier Properties will conduct their RED Day initiative -- ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Join the Berkeley Heights Town-wide Garage Sale on Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to raise money for those displaced by the war in Ukraine. The timing for a Town-wide Garage Sale is perfect -- "just before most of the Berkeley Heights bulk pickup days that will help ...

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MANVILLE, NJ - Make your vote count! Nominate your favorite charity or non-profit to win Valairco Care's next giveaway of $500. Voting deadline April 30, 2022.  Click here to nominate your charity or nonprofit. The most recent winner was Visions and Pathways. Bridgewater based Visions and ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, Faith Lutheran Church, 524 South Street in New Providence, will again be collecting second-hand bikes for use by adults and children in Third World countries.  The collection is being conducted on behalf of Pedals for Progress ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – National Volunteer Week (April 17 to April 23) is an opportunity to thank all volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to help others. Locally, dozens of volunteers from throughout New Jersey recently crocheted and knitted over 900 shawls and blankets to express love ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Volunteer Rescue Squad received a donation from the 2021 Annual Holiday Market fundraiser. Donna Aflalo, event organizer, presented the check for $2,000 to President Nate Lee at the monthly meeting. "This year’s efforts resulted in $2,000, surpassing ...

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  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Berkeley Heights will return to The Grove in Connell Park this year. It was postponed because of COVID-19 in 2020, then was held "in person" last year at The Grove, when 26 teams and individuals from Berkeley Heights and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - When word got out that the Harwood Gang was going to hold their annual bingo event  -- after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic --  tables were reserved quickly to sell out the Mount Carmel Society banquet room. The event raised over $11,000 for Relay for Life and the ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ - On April 1, military veterans with disabilities and Special Olympics New Jersey Athletes joined dignitaries from the Department of Veterans Affairs and Somerset County, as The New Jersey Golf Foundation (NJGF), the charitable arm of the New Jersey Section, PGA of America (NJPGA), ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Everyone has been there at one point or another - they want something special and, at that moment in time, it just seems impossible to acquire. Thanks to many volunteers and donors, Sophia Tiboni, 15, of New Providence and a freshman at Mt. Saint Mary Academy and founder of ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Since the new year, Interact members have been busy raising money for various global causes ranging from COVID-19 relief to refugees fleeing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.  In January, Interact held a fundraiser at Coppola’s for Project Hope, an organization dedicated to ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - As March comes to an end, folks are getting out their golf clubs, lacrosse equipment, track and field equipment, and tennis rackets but, for an intrepid group of players, it’s still Pickleball season - every season is Pickleball season. No opening day needed, the courts are ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Visions and Pathways is the recipient of a $500 donation from the Valairco Cares program. Kevin McHugh, Owner of Valairco Heating and Cooling, and company's founder Richard Valenti recently presented a check to Visions and Pathways trustees Emily Benadon, Laurie Pellegrino, and ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has uprooted families, injured citizens, and left thousands of Ukrainian refugees without access to basic necessities. Over 2.5 million Ukrainians have fled their homes, many leaving behind necessary supplies. To support individuals in need, the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Union County’s only Repair Café event will take place on March 26, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., at Christ Church in Summit. County residents and their neighbors can bring their beloved, but broken, items to Summit’s Repair Café, with available repair services at the event to include small ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick honored Sean Flannery, owner of Sheelen's Crossing and Sheelen's Fish Market in Fanwood, as the recipient of the William A. Boyle, Sr. Union County Irishman of the Year at its annual Irish Heritage Tribute Dinner on Thursday, Mar. 10. Flannery, ...

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  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Earlier this week the township raised the blue and yellow flag of Ukraine at the Municipal Complex. Those who are interested in showing their support for the people of Ukraine now can display a beautiful blue and yellow bow donated by Hall's Garden Center and, through ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Although the Student Movement Against Cancer (SMAC) organization at Governor Livingston has operated mostly during the pandemic and consequent lockdowns, the club members have encouraged many students to join the fight against cancer. “This is the first non-pandemic year ...

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SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ - Each year, the Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside challenges thousands of brave jumpers from around the state and this year was no different.  Over 6,000 participated in jumping in the frigid ocean waters on Saturday morning to bring awareness and ultimately raise money for the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Have you heard of the Urban League of Union County? The non-profit community-based organization was founded in 1944, and its mission is to assist African Americans and other minority groups to achieve social and economic equality. Its main office is in Elizabeth, but some services ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After a successful inaugural event in December, Dress Express Boutique is presenting their second pop-up event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on February 20 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights located at 250 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights. The boutique offers donated, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Berkeley Heights VFW Post 6259 received a check in the amount of $1,000 from the Smith Chiropractic Foundation, host of the Berkeley Heights Charity 5K Run. Dr. Patrick Smith, race director, made a visit earlier this month to the Foxhole Lounge before a snowstorm ...

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