Giving Back

January 13, 2019

RED BANK, NJ – The newly re-named Red Bank Family YMCA, located at 166 Maple Avenue, certainly lived up to its name on Saturday with their Open House. Laurie Goganzer, President and CEO, said, “We renamed this branch the Red Bank Family YMCA because we want folks to know that we’re for families.

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ:  This New Year's Day about 600 Polar Plungers from across the county gathered in Asbury Park, to take a plunge for charity. This year the participants lucked out with nearly  60 degree weather, quite the contrast from last year's freezing temperatures of a low 10 ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Want to make a real difference in a kid’s life? Attend the Kick Cancer Overboard fundraiser this Sunday to help send children with a life-threatening disease on a cruise by attending a fun and fulfilling event that includes a 4-course dinner and music provided by The Rockit ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Red Bank Flavour has a new twist for a new year! Enjoy an evening of fantastic flavours from some of Red Bank's finest restaurants, amazing dessert purveyors, and artisan breweries - all to benefit The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide and the Red Bank Business ...

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FARMINGDALE, NJ - The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore honored 35 Girl Scouts from Monmouth and Ocean counties, including one from Holmdel, with the Girl Scout Silver Award on Thursday, November 29, at the Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore’s Program Activity Center, Farmingdale. Heidi Rose Kiss, ...

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VILLAGE SCHOOL GIVES BACK!   HOLMDEL (December 11, 2018): Holmdel Village School. The name alone takes you back to a time where folks were closely connected and communicating on their child's education. It is still that way with young children in their beginning years in the school system and ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - These ladies know how to have fun while helping others. The Woman's Club of Colt's Neck enjoyed a delicious luncheon at the American Hotel in Freehold. Aside from the comradery, friendship and love shared by all, the ongoing project of collecting pajamas, hats, gloves and ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Little miracles happen every day during the Christmas season. Folks from all walks of life need a hand and so many are willing to lend one. This is such an opportunity. Each year, so many boys and girls write letters to Santa. They ask for many fun things like games and toys and ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - Collier Youth Services, a non-profit organization that empowers at-risk youth to grow toward their potential in an environment of belonging, dignity, and hope, is proud to announce that The Provident Bank Foundation has awarded a $7,500 grant to Collier to support Collier ...

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COLTS NECK:  There's a new turf field in town and it's the result of teamwork at its best. Success like this is what happens when adults come together for non-political reasons and do what they believe is best for the children in their community.   On Saturday November 3rd, TAPinto was on site ...

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Middletown, NJ: On the evening of a day now referred to as 'Giving Tuesday', a few hundred members and supporters of Impact 100 Jersey Coast, gathered at the Navesink Country Club in Middletown.  The evening marked the special occasion to announce the three charities that would be splitting evenly ...

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FARMINGDALE, NJ - Sarala Bathena Foundation and Buy-Rite (which has a Holmdel location) hosted their 12th Annual Super Sampler, a fundraiser that offered a tasting of over 500 wines, craft beers and spirits.  Over 380 guests attended the event at Eagle Oaks Golf Club in Farmingdale, NJ on ...

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COLTS NECK: It was patriotism at its finest in Colts Neck this past Sunday as residents and special guests filled the court house for the annual Veterans Day Ceremony. The welcome address was given by Colts Neck Committeeman Michael Viola. Master of Ceremonies was Col. James Sayer, USMC. There was ...

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World Wide Flash Mob Dance Promotes KINDNESS with Kick Cancer Overboard by Sending a Family on a Cruise!  Red Bank, NJ…Dancers and spectators took to the streets of Red Bank on November 11th to promote KINDNESS during World Kindness Week, uniting with over 120 cities, 50 countries and 20,000 ...

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Come out to Mama Bear’s Play Cafe on Saturday, November 24th, to support Team Vienna 4 SUDC (Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood) Awareness in memory of Vienna, a healthy, 2 year-old Holmdel child who died in her sleep on Nov 12, 2017. There will be two separate character events. The first event ...

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LUNCH BREAK’S 2018 SUCCESSFUL FALL GALA DRAWS 380 SUPPORTERS MANALAPAN -- What's Love got to do with it? For Lunch Break, which started as a small soup kitchen 35 years ago, love means service to others: Help for Today and Hope for Tomorrow. The passion to serve others was evident as 380 ...

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RED BANK, NJ - Five business leaders will take center stage at the Girls Scouts of the Jersey Shore’s fourth “Dancing with Our Monmouth and Ocean County Stars” event on Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-10 p.m., at Eagle Oaks Golf & Country Club in Farmingdale. The fund-raising event gives local ...

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MONMOUTH, NJ - Five local business leaders will take center stage in the Girls Scouts of the Jersey Shore’s fourth “Dancing with Our Monmouth and Ocean County Stars” event on Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-10 p.m., at Eagle Oaks Country Club in Farmingdale. The fund-raising event gives local residents an ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: They are a powerful force known for working quietly and efficiently, finishing projects well before deadlines and always succeeding beyond their goals. (Publisher's note: they are an inspiration to me). Just coming off their highly successful indoor yard sale in September that ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Local resident and successful Mortgage Banker Thomas Sirico is announced as a founding member of Monmouth Park Charity Fund's                     "Winners Circle Society"  The membership of these individuals are dedicated to the health and well being of our community and the ...

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RED BANK, NJ - Five local business leaders will take center stage in the Girls Scouts of the Jersey Shore’s fourth “Dancing with Our Monmouth and Ocean County Stars” event on Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-10 p.m., at Eagle Oaks Country Club in Farmingdale. The fund-raising event gives local residents an ...

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HAZLET, NJ - Non-Profit organization Hazlet's Hope Network is providing hope for the Bayshore. They are holding an event on October 18, 2018 from 6:30PM - 10:30PM at Buona Sera Palazzo, 1033 W. Park Ave in Ocean NJ.  Hazlet’s Hope Network, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to uniting the ...

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Monmouth and Ocean Counties:  Diane Turton, President & Founder of Diane Turton, Realtors with 18 real estate office locations in NJ, presented Collier Youth Services of Monmouth County and Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Ocean County, each with a $10,000 check donation.  The ...

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Rumson, NJ: Thursday, September 27th was a gorgeous sunny afternoon. Perfect for over 200 guests, mainly women, as they gathered for a luncheon hosted by BloomAgain, a national nonprofit organization with local chapters that provides rapid response financial assistance or living essentials for ...

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Millstone, NJ: On Saturday, September 29, from 10am-2pm, well over 200 people gathered, around 70 of them special needs children, in addition to many disabled veterans, family and friends, to enjoy the second annual 'Kids Wishin To Go Fishin' event held at Lake Julianna, located at Ponderosa ...

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FREEHOLD,  NJ  - The 8th Annual Foodstock Food Drive and Music Festival will be held on Saturday October 13th from 1p.m. to 7p.m. at the Freehold Township Firehouse, located at 330 Stillwells Corner Road in Freehold, NJ.  Free picnic foods and soft drinks go to those who bring any amount of ...

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RED BANK, NJ – What a Night! – YMCA “A Night of Inspiration” Gala This benefit had everything; a smokin’ 12-piece soul band, a Sinatra singer who was right on the money and generous donors enticed to open their checkbooks by the appeal of Carol Stillwell, raising over $50,000. The soiree was ...

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RED BANK, NJ – We met with Laurie Goganzer, the CEO who is leading The Community YMCA association and asked her a few questions about her background, her vision for the future of the Y and the Night of Inspiration Gala which takes place friday night 9-28-18 at the Ocean Place Resort & Spa in ...

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MONMOUTH, NJ - Bella Vista Country Club Marlboro, NJ MONDAY OCTOBER 1, 2018 10:30 am This year, Family First Funding LLC is honored to host a day and night on the golf course to raise money for Make-A-Wish® New Jersey. nj.wish.org Wishes are more than just a nice thing... A wish experience can ...

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Girl Scouts honor 11 phenomenal women role models The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore raised more than $30,000 while honoring 11 amazing women under the age of 40 at its third annual Phenomenal Women Under 40 event Thursday, September 13, at Crystal Point Yacht Club, Pt. Pleasant. The Phenom ...

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