Giving Back

May 16, 2019

MONMOUTH COUNTY,  NJ -On Saturday May 4th, the Monmouth Park Charity Fund, hosted their 16th Annual Kentucky Derby Day Celebration.  Once again it was a sold out success with 2019 fundraising topping all previous years. The elegant event hosting over 400 guests, was held at Blu Grotto’s beautiful ...

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Attention all Frances Foundation Friends and Supporters, and anyone who would like to help support families battling pediatric cancer:  On June 9th, at 5:00pm, the Middletown Ice World located at 214 Harmony Road in Middletown, will be hosting a hockey game between the Police and Firemen, to ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Susan G. Komen North Jersey’s annual 5K is in the books as hundreds of individuals’ cheery spirits shined through the soggy morning. The 12th Annual Race for the Cure at Liberty State Park held yesterday morning, May 5, included a 5K Timed Race and Fun Run. Participants ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Susan G. Komen North Jersey’s annual 5K is in the books as hundreds of individuals’ cheery spirits shined through the soggy morning. The 12th Annual Race for the Cure at Liberty State Park held yesterday morning, May 5, included a 5K Timed Race and Fun Run. Participants ...

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Please join us for a fabulous evening of Fun, Fare and Spirits to benefit Lunch Break. A culinary extravaganza hosted by the Channel Club and Beach Tavern on the Shrewsbury River.  TUESDAY, MAY 14 , 2019 6:00 pm- 8:30 pm CHANNEL CLUB 2 Channel Club ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Susan G. Komen North Jersey is gearing up for its 12th Annual Race for the Cure at Liberty State Park on May 5. The money raised at this event will fund life-saving breast health and breast cancer programs in nine North Jersey counties, as well as breakthrough national research ...

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RED BANK, NJ: On Monday, April 15th and Monday April 22, The Woman's Club of Red Bank hosted Lunchbreak's Annual Prom Giveaway! The Lunchbreak volunteers were on site to help the teens choose their gowns to try on, match the accessories, find the shoes... Walgreens was onsite to provide free ...

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RED BANK, NJ - The Navesink Business Group (NBG), held their bi- monthly 8:00am meeting Wednesday morning at the West Side Eatery. Danny Murphy, owner of Danny’s Steak House, led the meeting for the vacationing Rob Lowe, Executive Director of the NBG. Spencer Munson, Program and Resource ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: On Saturday, March 30th, at Bell Works, there were over 200 energized participants in the Team Vienna Walk 4 Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood (SUDC).  All came together to remember and celebrate the life of a precious little girl; Vienna Carly Savino, a sweetheart with a cherub ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: Eighteen-year-old Joel Barham, a talented artist and student at Holmdel High School, was chosen as the recipient of The Bungalow Foundation’s “Package of Hope” and will receive specialized art lessons to further enhance his artistic talents. The Bungalow Foundation is a nonprofit ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY:  Prom season is on the way! There are many underprivileged teens who would love to have the opportunity to go to their high school prom, but the exorbitant cost of buying a gown or a suit is just not possible for them. So many of us have gowns or suits/tuxedos that we have worn ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ -  Next Sunday, March 24th, is a fundraiser for funding pediatric cancer research. It is sponsored by the Frances Foundation and IPlay America. Pediatric cancer is a fight that, unfortunately, touches millions. Organizations across the country are growing in number to address ...

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Monmouth Park Charity Fund: funding local charities since 1946 Kentucky Derby Party MONMOUTH COUNTY,  NJ - It's time for Derby Day! The popular event on many calendars is gearing up for a banner year as the  Monmouth Park Charity Fund, on Saturday May 4, 2019 from 2pm-7pm, will be hosting ...

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MIDDELTOWN, NJ - It was a very special evening indeed for a wonderful young man and the Middletown Elks's Special Children Committee. They held their biggest fundraiser of the year, the 53rd Charity Ball, at the Gramercy at Lakeside Manor in Hazlet on Saturday, March 2nd. According the news ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY:  Prom season is on the way! There are many underprivileged teens who would love to have the opportunity to go to their high school prom, but the exorbitant cost of buying a gown or a suit is just not possible for them. So many of us have gowns or suits/tuxedos that we have worn ...

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March 1, 2019 – Susan G. Komen North Jersey announced that Dun & Bradstreet, Steven Bitterman, Principal, Gensler and Summit Medical Group will be recognized at its 2019 Pink Tie Party on Friday, March 22, 2019 at The Grove in Cedar Grove. This year’s signature event, chaired by Michael ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: On Saturday, February 9th from 6:30pm-9:00pm, Dearborn Market hosted an evening to benefit the Frances Foundation, an organization that was founded with the mission to bring joy to children who are battling cancer. Guests were treated to a sampling of cheeses and wines while ...

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Can You Transform a South African Teen’s Life?  It’s Easier Than You Think! What does it take to inspire a South African orphaned teen to transform their life from living in a township shack to going to college and getting a good job? 30 minutes a week talking via video conversation through your ...

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"I would not change one second of our lives.  Quite frankly, I would do it a million times over just to experience the love that we shared. Although the road wasn't easy I got through it because of my faith and my foundation..." Marybeth Walz Pritzlaff   MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ:  On Tuesday, ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The Community YMCA kicked off their annual Community Campaign fund raiser last night with a group of speakers that made you feel just how lucky and blessed you really are. Katie McAdoo, Executive Director of the Y opened the meeting by asking for a moment of silence for Fair Haven ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY: Show your love for the young women in the residential homes of Collier Youth Services, a non-profit organization that provides educational, residential, and recreational programs to young people in need.  The Hearts of Hope Breakfast (last year sold out so book now) is Tuesday, ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY,  NJ - It's time for Derby Day! The popular event on many calendars is gearing up for a banner year as the  Monmouth Park Charity Fund, on Saturday May 4, 2019 will be hosting its 16th Annual Kentucky Derby Day Celebration, at Blu Grotto’s beautiful outdoor garden at the historic ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Several hundred people came hungry, thirsty and in a good mood. And for good reason.  In fact, a dozen of them. They got to taste delicious new food recipes, craft beer and spirits brought in by Red Bank restaurants and local companies. The event was produced by the Red Bank ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Several hundred people came hungry, thirsty and in a good mood. And for good reason.  In fact, a dozen of them. They got to taste delicious new food recipes, craft beer and spirits brought in by Red Bank restaurants and local companies. The event was produced by the Red Bank ...

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RED BANK, NJ –  C'mon, grab your girl or guy and tell your friends to join you. Make a Thursday a night to Remember! Eat, Dance, Fun!  Make a Memory!   Thursday, January 24th, Red Bank Flavour has a new twist for a New Year! Enjoy an evening of fantastic flavours from some of Red Bank's ...

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RED BANK, NJ -  Jon Bon Jovi and his non profit Soul Kitchen is providing free meals to furloughed workers January 21st from 12-2pm. Soul Kitchen has a facebook post announcing over the weekend that furloughed  federal workers are welcome to a free meal.  According to the post, "In line with our ...

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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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RED BANK, NJ – One of the best organizations on the planet, The Community YMCA, will welcome the New Year by inviting you to attend an Open House tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, 11:00am to 1:00pm, at their newly-named “Red Bank Family YMCA”. All are invited!  Tour the facility and learn more ...

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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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