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TD Bank Partners with NJ Tree Foundation to Expand Urban Forest Initiative in East Orange

October 17, 2018

EAST ORANGE, NJ – TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, has selected New Jersey Tree Foundation to participate in TD Tree Days, a community-based program that expands urban forests and green spaces in low- to moderate-income neighborhoods. Staff and volunteers of NJ Tree Foundation will join local employees of TD Bank to plant 50 native trees at Oval Park in East Orange on ...

New Jersey Assemblywoman Britnee N. Timberlake Hosts Wig Giveaway Event for Women with Hair Loss

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Monday, October 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., Britnee N. Timberlake will host the “Covered with Compassion” Wig Giveaway for women who have hair loss due to diseases like cancer. The event will take place in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and is co-sponsored by the Susan G. Komen Foundation, East Orange General Hospital, University Hospital, Delta Sigma Theta ...

Record Crowd Participates in Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer's

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer’s doubled in size this year, as more than 1,000 people attended Saturday’s event, hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey chapter (AAGNJ) at West Orange’s South Mountain Recreation Clipper Pavilion, in support of the Alzheimer’s Association’s vision of a world ...

4th Annual Dream Maker Scholarship Award at Rutgers University in Newark

NEWARK, NJ - Humanitarian Michael Gray and Save Our Nations. Inc. presents the 4th Annual Dream Maker Scholarship Awards to honor leaders in public service, business, and civic life in Newark, NJ. The event will be hosted on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at Rutgers University, Paul Robeson Center, Newark, NJ. The Event Honorary Chairperson will be Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr.

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Comcast Spotlight Teams Up With Kids In Need Foundation to Provide More than 2,600 Children Across the Country With School Supplies

More than 400 Students from Garvin Elementary School in East Orange Receive Donated Backpacks Filled with Back-to-School Essentials. 

EAST ORANGE, NJ - This back-to-school season, Comcast Spotlight, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, joined the Kids In Need Foundation (KINF), a nonprofit that provides free school supplies, to support local communities and donate ...

EOPL ‘Fade to Books’ Grant Reception

EAST ORANGE, NJ – On Monday September 17, The East Orange Public Library (EOPL) is proud to announce a grant reception for its participation in the state-funded, “Fade to Books” literacy initiative featuring a video conference with Derrick Barnes, author of the award-winning picture book, “Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut.”

“Fade to Books” is a Long ...

Isaiah House Celebrates 30 Years As One of The Oranges Premier Social Service Organizations

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Isaiah House will celebrate its 30th anniversary October 11, 2018 with a ‘high profile’ gala at the EO Golf Course Par 440 Restaurant in Short Hills. The event will highlight those individuals and organizations that have supported the agency over the year(s) with hope of encouraging an entirely new crop of financial supporters, volunteers and well-wishers in the ...

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Nonprofits Hold Meet & Greet Golf Outing This Monday at East Orange Golf Course

October 13, 2018

EAST ORANGE, NJ - On Monday, October 15, 2018 the recently formed Non Profit Network of East Orange will be hosting a meet and greet event for local nonprofits that serve the East Orange community. 

The event will begin at 11:00 am with a greeting by East Orange Mayor Ted Green; followed by a few informative speakers and nonprofit professionals offering support and important information.