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BReeze Cares

December 2, 2021

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Since launching in November 2020, BReeze Cares has highlighted the work of 12 local nonprofits and distributed $600 in charitable donations. During this season of giving, please consider referring someone in need, volunteering, donating goods or making a financial contribution ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Nonprofit organization Operation Jersey Cares works to fulfill the mission of honoring those men and women who provide the blanket of freedom this country sleeps so soundly under. The organization was founded in 2007 and is run entirely by a dedicated board of volunteers who ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater-based nonprofit Planned Lifetime Assistance of New Jersey (PLAN|NJ) serves people with significant disabilities and mental health challenges, helping family members prepare in answer to the question: “Who will care for my loved one when I’m gone?”  PLAN|NJ serves ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and, according to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 43 children in the United States are diagnosed with cancer each day, and approximately 400,000 children and adolescents worldwide are diagnosed with cancer each ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Visions and Pathways focuses on the future to help teens and young adults ages 13 to 21 overcome challenges and become successful independent adults. The organization is currently celebrating its 50th year of providing housing, a stable environment and other support services to ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Martin Luther King Youth Center’s after-school care and summer day camp provide a positive and enriching environment for school-age children ages 5 to 13 to learn and grow, and an important support for parents balancing work and family.  Working in partnership with local ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Mohan Tummalapalli, of Bridgewater, had always wanted to volunteer when a neighbor introduced him to Alternatives, Inc of Raritan.  The nonprofit organization serves individuals and families with special needs to support them in achieving their highest level of independence.

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Food Bank Network of Somerset County provides a client-choice experience much like a trip to the grocery store. The main warehouse recently relocated to a larger facility at 7 Easy Street, just a few buildings down from its former location in the Middlebrook Crossroads ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Over spring break of 2008, 6-year-old Michael Buonocore, of Raritan, tried to make the best of a family trip to the Poconos even though he wasn’t feeling well.  By Easter Sunday, his condition had worsened and his parents rushed him to the emergency room. With no family history, ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Over spring break of 2008, 6-year-old Michael Buonocore, of Raritan, tried to make the best of a family trip to the Poconos even though he wasn’t feeling well.  By Easter Sunday, what started out seeming like a virus had gotten worse, and his parents rushed him to the emergency ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The mission of Alternatives Inc. is to provide comprehensive services to individuals and families with special needs to enable them to reach their highest level of independence and integration into the community. The organization serves approximately 500 individuals, providing ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Somerset County 4-H is not letting their luck run out. They have found a way to safely run the 14th annual Lucky Clover Tricky Tray at the usual location, the Somerset County Ted Blum 4-H Center, at 310 Milltown Road, with a bit of a twist. This year, the event will take ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Feeding Hands food pantry provides families with basic necessities and something more –personal connection, dignity and a sense of hope. The organization has seen a significant increase in need, now serving 450 to 500 families per month, compared to 220 to 260 per month before the ...

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Nonprofit organizations EmPoWER Somerset, in collaboration with the EmPoWER Youth Advisory Board, Safe+Sound Somerset and Zufall Health Center, through their Sexual Assault Support Services Program (SASS), are partnering to offer “Love Doesn’t Have to Hurt,” a virtual event for middle and high ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Of roughly 300 organizations throughout the United States  that focus on granting wishes for children with severe illnesses, one is unique - and it is right here in Bridgewater. The Elle Foundation is the only one whose primary mission is to grant second wishes for children ...

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