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Giving Back

March 9, 2022

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NJ - Each year, the Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside challenges thousands of brave jumpers from around the state and this year was no different. Over 6,000 participated in jumping in the frigid ocean waters on February 27 to bring awareness and ultimately raise money for the New ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - For those looking to spring ahead, a local PTO Group offers a way to get ready for Springtime while supporting local students.  The Little Egg Harbor PTO is holding their annual Spring Flower Power Fundraiser now until May 15. The goal is to raise $2000 by selling seeds and ...

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LBI Region, NJ - The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation announced 2021 grants to the Community Foundation of South Jersey as a result of its December board meeting. The Community Foundation received $71,500 for its strategic plan work and $25,000 for its Atlantic City Community Fund. The Community ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Community support from friends and neighbors are needed to make local clothing drive a success. After rescheduling due to the snow storm, Girl Scout Troop 518 is set for February 26 from 9 to 1130am at the Little Egg Harbor Community Center located at 314 Calabreeze ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - The Pinelands 4th of July Celebration Committee needs support to make this summer's fireworks memorable. The volunteer group is holding a fundraiser on Tuesday, February 22 at Doyles located at 210 W Main Street. The Beef & Beer 4th of July Fireworks fundraiser will be taking ...

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LBI Region, NJ -The Community Foundation of South Jersey (CFSJ) will award 41 nonprofit organizations $210,000 in Round Six grants from its COVID-19 Response Fund.  To date, 153 grants totaling $1,068,500 have been distributed from the Fund to organizations serving Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - The Little Egg Harbor School District and the PTO of Little Egg Harbor, Inc is planning to celebrate a very rare date. On Tuesday, February 22, elementary and early childhood center is recognizing 2-22-22.  Students and staff are encouraged to wear their favorite, tie, tiara ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ - On Thursday, February 3, Starve Poverty International will officially open their doors to serve in our community as a food pantry in Barnegat despite last minute challenges from last weekend's blizzard. Last weekend, after announcing the opening day of the food pantry, the winter ...

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LBI Region, NJ - The Friends of the Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter invites supporters to their indoor flea market set for February 5 at the Bay Ave Community Center in Manahawkin. It will run from 8am to 2pm. The non-profit group was organized in 1990 with a mission is to prevent cruelty to ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Join Max’s Self-Esteem Craft Market for their ribbon cutting ceremony to mark its Grand Opening on Thursday, January 27 at 11am.  The event will take place at the Maximilian Foundation Headquarters located in the plaza at 712 E. Bay Ave, Suite 6 in Manahawkin, NJ (next to the DMV).

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LBI Region, NJ - The long time acting and comedy legend Betty White passed away days before reaching her 100th birthday milestone. In honor of her lifelong commitment to animals in need. Betty White not only assisted household pets, but also dedicated her time on the board of trustees to the ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Our hometown team has a giving heart. The BlueClaws Charities, the official non-profit organization of the Jersey Shore BlueClaws, has launched their annual Luxury Suite Raffle, through which seven winners will each earn a 10-game share of a 2022 BlueClaws Luxury Suite. The ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Visit local businesses and bring supplies to help Southern Ocean shelter pets. Drop boxes for supplies to support Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter are located at Old Causeway Steak & Oyster House in Manahawkin, Walt McCollum, Inc in Manahawkin and Oyster Creek Brewing ...

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Tuckerton, NJ -  The Tuckerton Seaport is making the most of it's holiday visitors by collecting donations for overnight bags for families being served by the local charity Family Promise of Southern Ocean County. Each of the bags have pajamas, a book and a stuffed animal for a local child in need ...

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TINTON FALLS, NJ - A.J. Perri, a provider of residential plumbing, heating, and cooling services, recently installed a free home air cooling and heating system for a deserving Marine Corps veteran. Ocean County resident Jonathan Baumann enlisted in the Marines at the age of 18 and was assigned ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - Last year, Jay Zimmerman decided to create a drive-thru Winter Wonderland to share the joys of Christmas with his community. It was so successful that he vowed to continue the tradition to 2021. Enjoy this annual Christmas Production. Located at 218 Stage Rd. Little Egg ...

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LBI Region, NJ - The Community Foundation of South Jersey recognizes that the end of the year is a busy time for giving to charities. The CFSJ and their partner the Community Foundation of New Jersey, facilitate a large volume of grants from generous fund holders to the causes and charities they ...

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LBI Region, NJ - For over a decade the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce has presented informative forums created to engage local non profit organizations that serve the Long Beach Island Region. In time for fall planning, the region's chamber has announced their Fall Non Profit Forum, ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Today is a celebration to honor America's veterans for their love of country and willingness to serve and sacrifice.  It was November 1919, President Wilson proclaimed November 11 as the first commemoration of Armistice Day with the original concept for the celebration was ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  The local charity David's Dream & Believe Foundation has launched their November fundraiser. The effort, Let It Grow, is a  month-long online commitment to raise awareness & provide HOPE for families affected by a cancer diagnosis, which began November 1. Over the past ...

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BEACH HAVEN TERRACE, NJ - This Thursday, November 11, Long Beach Township and Barnegat Light VFW 3729 will honor local Long Beach Island Veterans during a ceremony beginning at 12 p.m.  The ceremony will take place none other than Veterans Park, located at 133rd Street and Delaware Avenue in ...

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Ocean County, NJ - On October 19, Ocean County Commissioner Joseph H. Vicari, was joined by Director of the Ocean County Board of Commissioners Gary Quinn, members of the Ocean County Library Commission and library staff to mark the grand opening of the Joseph H. Vicari Sensory Space.  This new ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Southern Ocean County Chamber's popular forum series invites representatives to join non profit organizations to network, navigate and identify your best course of leadership in this ever-changing and challenging landscape. In time for fall planning, the region's chamber has ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – October traditionally brings in its share of festival celebrations throughout the state. However, few come with the bittersweet origins of Hoofy’s Fall Fest scheduled for October 23rd from 11am – 7pm at 11 Birdsall Street. Barnegat Patrolman Alex Hoffman was just 40 years old when ...

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LBI Region, NJ - The Friends of the Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter is hosting their 13th Annual Fall Furfest and Halloween Pet Parade on Saturday, October 23 from 1 to 230PM at the shelter located at 360 Haywood Road, Manahawkin. This afternoon event will prizes, ribbons, giveaways and a ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - Kicking off their second year fundraiser, the Pinelands Girl Soccer team will host their Clothing Drive on Saturday, October 9 at 3pm taking place at the Pinelands High School Parking lot. The team will be collecting new or gently used men, women and children's clothing, ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Join nonprofit organizations to network, navigate and identify your best course of leadership in this ever changing and challenging landscape on Friday, November 19 beginning at 10am.This interactive workshop will be facilitated by Dr Joseph Marchetti, Former Vice President and ...

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LBI Region, NJ - Sending off summer and welcoming fall as Southern Ocean County closes  out Chowdermonth with music, vendors, activities and beer on tap at Taylor Ave Waterfront in Beach Haven. Mark your calendar, and plan sometime in the undisputed Chowder Capital of New Jersey. As the Southern ...

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LBI Region, NJ - For those not familiar with the local non profit group Coastal Volunteers in Medicine, it is a free non-urgent family health center treating patients without medical insurance; who live in the service area within Southern Ocean County; and who have a family income below 250% of ...

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LBI REGION, NJ - The members of the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce are planning a free 2-day Bayfront Festival to be held at October 2 & 3 at the Taylor Avenue Waterfront in Beach Haven. This event will cap off the official end of summer, with a line-up of live music, ChowderMonth ...

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