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Giving Back Top Stories

January 18, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Volunteer Squad, based in Bridgewater, has posted an Amazon Wish List for anyone wishing to donate to the Stani family after mother Michelle died of COVID complications three weeks after giving birth to her youngest child. According to the Squad, her oldest child, a ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - All it takes is a great cause, passion, and a lot of donated dresses. Girls empowering girls across the world while promoting sustainability equals huge success.  Dress Express Boutique is gearing up for their second event offering donated, gently-worn formal and semiformal ...

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SOMERSET, NJ – TAPinto, a network of more than 90 franchised online local news sites in New Jersey, New York and Florida, announced it has a created “TAPinto Gives Back,” a new program to enable its local franchise owners to further give back to their community by providing a local 501(c)(3) ...

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NEWARK, NJ- Volunteers from across New Jersey gathered on the morning of Christmas Eve to provide hot meals, gift bags, good cheer and and some Christmas rock ‘n’ roll for the less fortunate at St. John's Soup Kitchen in downtown Newark. “As a parish, our tradition has been to serve the homeless ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Faces lit up even brighter than the Christmas tree lights turned on in downtown Bernardsville on Saturday, when Santa arrived on a firetruck to return holiday cheer to town for 2021. The tree lighting and Santa's visit to a local crowd was part of Holly Days, presented by the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The inaugural "Dress Express Boutique” pop-up was held on December 3rd at St. James School. The boutique offered donated, gently-used formal and semi-formal dresses that are repurposed for environmental sustainability. All proceeds of this event will go to the Mercy Girl Effect, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Come out to donate a new, unwrapped gift. The Somerset County Park Commission in collaboration with the Somerset County Cheriff's office will participate in a Toys for Tots Toy Drive at Lord Stirling Stable at 256 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge.  On Saturday, December 4 from ...

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MANVILLE, NJ - ELLE Foundation 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 Laurie and Dean Richmond at Valairco headquarters in Manville.  Valairco ...

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  BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Food Bank Network of Somerset County (FBNSC) has hired Steve Katz as its new Executive Director, replacing founding Executive Director Marie Scannell, who served in the position for 34 years. The FBNSC is hosting an open house at its Bridgewater warehouse at 7E Easy ...

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  BEDMINSTER, NJ -  To celebrate Veterans Day, Mrs. Stacia McDonough, and her 501c-3 nonprofit, “Independence For Veterans,” has kicked off their 10th annual Christmas, “They Kept Us Safe, Let's Keep Them Warm,” new winter clothing drive to benefit the formerly homeless and disabled veterans ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ — Due to inclement weather, the Trunk or Treat planned for Saturday in the parking lot of Gallaway and Crane Funeral Home will be moved to the following day, Sunday, Oct. 31, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Trick or Treaters will now be able to enjoy the free Halloween Trunk or Treat event ...

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