MADISON, NJ - The 35th Annual Benefit for Covenant House, hosted by the Morris Area Auxiliary, will be held on Saturday, September 29 from 7p.m. to -11p.m. at The Noe Pond Club in Chatham, NJ. The catered benefit will include festive cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live music and a silent auction. The event is open to the public with a purchased ticket.
"The event helps provide funds for Covenant House New Jersey which serves 2,000 home- less, runaway and at-risk youth between the ages of 18-21, by first responding to their immediate and basic needs of food, shelter clothing and healthcare; and them by giving them the support they need to become self-sufficient and independent you adults,' said MaryBeth Eckhardt, Auxiliary Member.
"Over 150 guests attended last years benefit, raising nearly $50,000 for Covenant House New Jersey," she added. "Each year, attendees are privileged to hear a moving personal account of the positive impact of Covenant House from a former resident."
The Morris Area Auxiliary Board consist of 29 women from Madison, Chatham, Morristown, Harding and Florham Park.
Tickets to attend this years benefit, “Party at the Pond”, are $85 each. To purchase tickets or for more information, please contact board members, Kathleen Boyd kboyd@klsir or Marybeth Eckhardt firstname.lastname@example.org or go to the Face Book page to purchase tickets online https://www.facebook.com/CovHouseNJMorrisCounty/ .