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Giving Back

June 26, 2022

HAMILTON, NJ -- The Rotary Club of Robbinsville Hamilton will have a new leader -- Kalpana Patel-- who will lead one of the areas most prolific charitable organizations for the coming year.  At its recent installation ceremony held at Tessara Restaurant in Hamilton, Patel was chosen to ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Area YMCA will be hosting another food distribution event on Thursday to help provide food to families facing food insecurity. Each family will receive a 10 pound box of seasonal fresh produce that will include fruits, vegetables, grains or beans. Items could include ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — The New Jersey National Guard will be hosting a Military Appreciation Day at the Bordentown Armory on Saturday, June 4 from 9AM to 2PM. Servicemembers and retirees of all branches are invited to speak one-on-one to staff and contractors from several organizations, ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The Rotary Club of Robbinsville Hamilton is hosting its End Hunger 3.6 Food Distribution event after previously postponing the annual program during a surge of COVID-19.  The End Hunger 3.6 food distribution event will now be held between 10:00a.m. and 12:00p.m on ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The City of Angels, a non-profit organization based in Hamilton Township, is honoring America's Armed Forces this Memorial Day by giving out free flags to all veterans.  The organization is providing 20" grave site size flags to all veterans and veteran families through a new ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- This summer kids and adults will be taking to their bicycles - and some will be learning how to ride -- including those individuals with disabilities thanks to the "I Can Bike" program that will teach them how to ride a two-wheeled bike.  In a partnership between Ability ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Hamilton Rotary Club is holding its annual bike collection drive to give new life to well-loved bikes in order to fund programs operated by the Boys & Girls Club of Mercer County (BGC.) The Rotary Club Bike Collection Drive will be held on Saturday, June ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Thanks to the efforts of the Sharon School Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and school administration that recently hosted their fourth annual Sharon Shines event 15 local non-profit organizations will benefit greatly. The Sharon Smiles program is a day of service-learning ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Robbinsville Township Police Department Patrolman John Cain recently was honored by the Rotary Club of Robbinsville Hamilton with the 2022 Community Service Award at their Friday morning meeting.  Cain was praised for his "exceptional service to the community and advancement of ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A Hamilton-Robbinsville area gaming spot, Greg's Games, will honor one of their most active members, Brian O'Donnell, with a tournament in his honor on what would have been his birthday this Saturday, May 7. Brian was the founder of the area Warhammer Fight Club and ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Mayor Martin stepped into the shoes on Monday of the volunteers with Mobile Meals of Hamilton Township who provide hundreds of meals daily as a way to thank them their service to the community.  The Mayor and organization were wrapping up the celebration of ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The Bordentown Area Running Club (BARC), formerly known as the Clifton Mill Running Group, is raising awareness and funds, one lap at a time, for a special 20-month old girl who is currently battling a rare form of cancer. The “Laps for Livie” run will be taking place on ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Ability Tree, a faith-based, community-focused, non-profit organization, is hosting a pair of Respite Nights for families with special needs children. Ability Tree reaches out to families with special needs through recreation, education, support, and training ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Veterans at the Hamilton VFW Post #3525 is postponing their planned Day of Service due to the upcoming weather forecast. They are working to reschedule the event for a date in the summer. The Post's VFW National Day of Service event works with members to give back by ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — If you are planning on attending the "Stand with Ukraine" benefit concert on Friday night at the Bordentown Performing Arts Center, consider also bringing an item with you that will directly benefit families and babies in the Ukraine. Dr. Trudy Atkins, Superintendent of the ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Members of the Pond Road Middle School Parent Teacher Association (PTA) recently donated thousands of items to a Mercer County charity that supports area families in need.  The PTA families collected 2,724 hygiene, snack and school supply items to donate to the Shine and ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- After two years of proms being canceled or trimmed back thanks to a global pandemic, countless high school girls are hoping to be able to have a more traditional celebration, including by wearing a gorgeous gown. The financial burden of paying for the gown and glitz may be too ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township School District (HTSD) recently presented a certificate of recognition to Stacey Kierman, immediate past chair and community Liaison for ONE Project,  for their charitable efforts throughout the pandemic. ONE Project has provided invaluable support to the ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Since more than one million Ukrainians have fled their home country in just one week since Russia invaded the sovereign nation, donations are being collected as part of global efforts to help these refugees. The Robbinsville Township Fire Department - located at 1149 Route ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --   St. George Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Hamilton is collecting critical items for citizens in Ukraine being displaced by the recent attacks by Russia.  Items such as first aid kits; antiseptics; over the counter pain relievers; antibiotic ointments; children's fever reducer ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- In communities across the country, YMCA's, including the Hamilton Area YMCA, will be holding the annual Day of Giving on Tuesday, March 1 to encourage donations through with a one-day event to provide an opportunity to support their local center. The YMCA is one of the nation’s ...

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YARDVILLE, NJ -- Samantha Marusky grew up listening to her grandfather tell stories from his time in the United States Armed Forces serving in Word War II.   Now, after 13 years as a Girl Scout in Troop 70587, Samantha is working on her Gold Award project while honoring her grandfather and other ...

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NEW JERSEY — Do you enjoy spending time in the kitchen? Are you looking for a way to help members of the community who may be facing emotional or financial struggles, especially in these uncertain times? The organization "Lasagna Love" may be for you.  Lasagna Love was founded at the ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Students at Steinert High School rallied to collect more than 1000 gently used books for refugee children who are living at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.  Members of the Steinert High School New Jersey Future Educators Association Club and Page Turners Book Club sponsored ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Robbinsville Township's DiMeglio family, who has lived in community for nearly 30 years, faced an unimaginable tragedy when a fire broke out destroying their home on Sunday afternoon.  By Sunday evening, a Go Fund Me page was created by Vinny DiMeglio, son of Susan and Luigi, ...

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HAMILTON - ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Even during a difficult year, the Hamilton and Robbinsville Township communities had plenty of local heroes who stepped up to answer the call. As always, TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville was proud to bring their stories to our readers. Health Care Heroes Make ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Ticking off your Christmas list while shopping online also can benefit the Hamilton Area YMCA and the programs that benefit the local community. It's simple and easy to support the Hamilton Area YMCA through their Amazon Smile charitable account that dedicates 0.5 percent of the ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Santa Claus made a visit to John O. Wilson Hamilton Neighborhood Center on Saturday to bring early Christmas presents to local children who were surely on the Nice List this year!  Santa and his helpers gave out Christmas presents, winter coats, hats, gloves, and more to nearly ...

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HAMILTON - ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- With the countdown to Christmas now on, the Annual Marines Toys for Tots campaign is underway nationally with numerous locations around Hamilton and Robbinsville Townships.  According to Toys for Tots, in 2020, 19,546 toys were distributed to support 13,953 ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Two hundred and fifty Hamilton families will have a feast to enjoy this Thanksgiving thanks to the generosity of fellow Hamiltonians who supported the Food Drive and distribution held by the John O. Wilson Center.  Families who signed up for their free, bountiful baskets before ...

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