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Join Isaiah House For a Day of Free Foot Care

November 18, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Isaiah House, a long standing East Orange nonprofit advocating for homeless woman and children is inviting ladies (and gentlemen) to join them this Sunday for an afternoon of free foot pampering.

They will be joined by Dr. Michael Goldberger, M.D, one of the most preferred and recognized orthopedic surgeons of northern New Jersey. 

Since 1998 the doctor has served as ...

Annual Turkey Drive To Help Provide For New Jersey's Hungry

HILLSIDE, NJ – Close to 300,000 New Jersey children face hunger every day. Many of their families don’t have the means to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner – turkey, stuffing and all. To ensure food-insecure people across the state have what they need to share a holiday meal, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey has been purchasing thousands of turkeys and will gather even ...

Khalfani Alleyne & Force Foundation Answer Budget Cuts With Generous Donation of Snacks for Students

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Recently word reached our office that a young father in the 2nd Ward was making donations of snacks for children in the school district. In speaking to him (Khalfani Alleyne) we discovered his passion to help collecting and distributing snacks for the kids at school stemmed from his concern for his own two young boys as well as a love for East Orange and Orange.  

In his ...

Kick Off the Holiday Shopping Season at the Elmwood Holiday Bazaar

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Elmwood United Presbyterian Church is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, December 2 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at 135 Elmwood Avenue, East Orange, NJ.  The Bazaar strives to promote entrepreneurship, support economic development, and foster empowerment within our community during the prime holiday purchasing season. 

This year’s bazaar will feature local ...

Advocate for Women and Children Joins Metro YMCA of the Oranges Board of Directors

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michele Williams, who grew up in the inner city of Newark in the 1960s not knowing how to swim, was recently appointed to the Metro YMCA Board of Directors with women and children in mind. 

As an adult who was never exposed to swimming as a kid, Williams remains to be afraid of water. When her son turned three, she signed him up for YMCA swim ...

Councilman Ted Green Host 1st Annual Ted R. Green Foundation Golf Invitational at the East Orange Golf Course

EAST ORANGE, NJ - 8:00 AM Last Wednesday, October 11th Councilman Ted R. Green held a golf invitational fund raiser for the Ted R. Green Foundation at the East Orange Golf Course on 440 Parsonage Hill Road in Short Hills. 

The early morning gala attracted dozens of generous contributors and foundation supporters. 

The Ted R. Green Foundation is a 501©3 nonprofit organization ...

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark Joins Statewide Hurricane Relief effort for Puerto Rico

NEWARK, NJ - Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newark (HFHGN) has announced a partnership with “New Jersey for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief” (NJ4PR), created by leaders of the state's Puerto Rican community in a statewide effort to help the people of Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

More than half a million New Jerseyans claim Puerto Rican ancestry, with ...

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