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Giving Back

June 12, 2022

MADISON, NJ - Officers from various local municipalities, including Madison and Florham Park, came together to pass the torch as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics New Jersey. Madison and Florham Park joined their brethren from the Hanovers in running Leg 1D of the Torch ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - On Saturday, May 14th Letter Carriers across the country will take part in their 30th Annual “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive”. The drive, sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), is America’s largest one-day food collection event that provides millions of ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - A Florham Park resident who started a non-profit called Hope for Ukraine back in 2016, has sprung into action to provide relief and support for the families and children in refugee centers.  The following information is released from the Hope for Ukraine organization: While ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - There is a new Facebook group for adults who live in Florham Park based upon 'The Buy Nothing Project' mission. The mission of the group: Give. Ask. Borrow. Lend. Share Gratitude. It is a Gift Economy movement. In this group there is no buying or selling, no trades or ...

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In partnership with the Ukrainian Orthodox Holy Ascension Cathedral in Clifton, the Madison Area YMCA will be collecting first aid supplies for Ukraine. All donations can be dropped off at the Madison Area YMCA's Family Center. The YMCA will be collecting supplies until March 21, ...

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It’s no surprise that wealth adds certain complexities to life — when investing, paying taxes and even getting married. But one area of life that some find surprisingly tough is child rearing. Specifically, bringing up children who respect the value of money and understand the importance of using ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - SoupKitchen411 began its mission to give away one million free meals throughout the year on February14th at Elijah’s Promise in New Brunswick. Braving the bitter winter chill, SoupKitchen411 gave out 500 meals to the needy in its first step towards its goal. Helping them in ...

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MADISON, NJ -  The Madison Area YMCA will be hosting a Collection Drive from now until February 11 which will support Homeless Solutions. Community members can drop off needed items to the bin in the lobby of the Y. Items needed include: FOOD Pop Tarts Breakfast Bars Coffee (no ...

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HANOVER, NJ - The NJ Coalition for Education & Positive Choices is holding a Suicide Prevention Seminar on the following dates: Dates: Thursday, March 24 (Adults & Parents) and Thursday, March 31 (Teens) Time: 7pm Location:  Abundant Life Whippany 43 South Jefferson Road, ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Members of the Florham Park P.B.A. Local 78 coordinated this holiday season with Saint Elizabeth University in Madison, and the Florham Park Parent Teacher Association to collect tons of donated toys for those in need. They collected over 500 toy donations just from St. E’s ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - East Hanover Cub Scouts Troop 20 is hosting a toy drive on Sunday, December 6th. This year’s toy drive will be held at Lurker Park from 2-4pm and will benefit “Toys for Tots”. Residents are encouraged to please bring a new unwrapped toy to donate.

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The Italian American Police Society of New Jersey is partnering with Vespucci's this Saturday to host a toy drive to benefit the Big Brothers/Big Sisters organization Everyone is invited to join them at Vespucci's Marketplace this Saturday, December 4th for some holiday cheer while dropping off ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Giving Tuesday of 2021 is coming up on November 30th.  This year the Florham Park Education Foundation is asking residents to consider giving to them on this day. You can click here to make a donation. The Florham Park Education Foundation is a non-profit, public benefit ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The annual East Hanover PBA Local 227 is returning to normal toy drop-offs for their annual toy drive. Last year's drive required online registration and was remarkably successful.  This year's drive will enable donors to drop off at Police Headquarters from now until December ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The Hanover Park High School Class of 2022 is running a fundraiser with Marra's Uptown on Tuesday, November 16th. Present the attached flyer and Marra's will donate back a portion of the proceeds to the Class of 2022's fundraising efforts.

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Hanover Township Youth Football and Cheerleading teams will host one more Game Day on Saturday, November 6th to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.  The Tigers Pee Wee Team will take on the Lenape Valley Patriots at 4:30pm and the Varsity team will take on the Wharton ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Excess Halloween candy is being collected by Operation Shoebox New Jersey, a volunteer, non-profit organization that ships personal care packages to members of the US military stateside and those deployed overseas. The sweet treats are a welcome addition to the care packages, ...

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MADISON, NJ - - Thanks to many generous sponsors, 112 golfers and more than 20 volunteers, including YMCA staff and a dedicated Golf Event Committee co-chaired by Jaime Pego Curcio and Scott Waterstredt, both of Madison, more children than ever before will experience the magic of YMCA summer camp ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Danny Palma of East Hanover was involved in a tragic major motorcycle accident on September 19th.  He is currently undergoing surgical procedures in the Westchester Medical Center of NY.   On Saturday, October 2nd at Bottle Hill Day in Madison, family and friends will rally ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Interfaith Food Pantry Network (IFPN) is anticipating an increased demand for turkeys and all the trimmings this holiday season. In order to help with the increased need, the IFPN will be launching its Thanksgiving Holiday Program early this year. The organization is bracing ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Moms Helping Moms, a local baby supply and diaper bank will be hosting a collection from September 27 throug October 4 at the Madison Area YMCA. The organization provides low income mothers and families with critical essentials for their children.  Items needed ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - It's been 20 years since the 9/11 tragedy, but the day and the memory of those who died will never be forgotten. In honor the memory of those lost and to celebrate those who helped, a Tunnel to Towers “Never Forget Walk” was held in Morristown today, September 5. The walk ...

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MADISON, NJ - Over 70 animals have arrived at Morristown Airport looking for new loving homes. St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center, as well as Humane PA, Pennsylvania SPCA< Liberty Humane Society, Monmouth County SPCA and the Delaware Humane Asssociateion will be taking on the evacuated ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - On Monday, August 30th, the Knights Of Columbus #2248 will be hosting an emergent blood drive between the hours of 1:00pm-7:00pm at11Lloyd Ave in Florham Park. Appointments are preferred. To schedule an appointment visit: https://nybc.org/newjerseydrive Sponsor Code: ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The East Hanover library has dedicated the Children’s Room of the Library in memory of Nancy Svorinich, fondly known as Mrs. S to ‘her kids’. Nancy created Children’s Library services at the East Hanover Library and was the Children’s Librarian for over 30 years. This ...

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