Giving Back

August 13, 2020

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Seeking to duplicate or exceed last year’s fundraising total of $200,000, a team of 72 U.S. Navy SEALs, joined by several veterans and military supporters, swam across the Hudson River last week. Along the route, the SEALs stopped at the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island to ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Mayor’s COVID-19 Community Relief Distribution Fund will distribute 154 grants in  the first round of funding made possible by $2 million in private donations raised since the effort’s April launch.  The grantees, selected after a “thorough selection process,” represent a ...

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HIGHTSTOWN, NJ - FeedNJ, an initiative by SoupKitchen411, announced the receipt of several large grants from local and national companies to help combat food insecurity while supporting local restaurants. AT&T, New Jersey Manufacturers, New Jersey Bankers Association, O’Toole Scrivo LLC, and ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken University Medical Center was one of 17 hospitals through Hudson, Bergen, and Essex County to benefit from the generosity of IBEW Local 164, the Paramus based union that represents more than 3,000 electrical workers. In total the union donated more than $50,000 worth of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -  The nonprofit SALT Foundation will be in Jersey City Sunday to distribute up to 300 bags of free groceries to those in need. The “Community Love” drive-through food pantry will take place at 575 Route 440 from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm. or until the food runs out. Volunteers will ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -  The nonprofit SALT Foundation will be in Jersey City Sunday to distribute up to 300 bags of free groceries to those in need. The “Community Love” drive-through food pantry will take place at 575 Route 440 from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm. or until the food runs out. Volunteers will ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Jersey City’s Department of Health and Human Services, with the help of the Community FoodBank of New Jersey and a partnership with LogistiCare, the nation’s largest non-emergency medical transportation company and the contracted transportation vendor for New Jersey Medicaid ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - An effort to raise $2000 to feed 200 low income elderly families as COVID-19 began to grip the community has grown to many times that size and now raised over $51,000 feeding more than 2,000 senior citizens  Assemblywoman Angela McKnight launched the campaign through her ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Mayor Steven Fulop has announced the launch of the Jersey City COVID-19 Community Relief Program as part of the City’s latest efforts to provide resources and support to the city’s most vulnerable residents impacted by COVID-19. The fund, Fulop said in a press release, is now ...

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