Giving Back

March 30, 2020

The article below is being featured as part of the  Talk About the Good  campaign. HOLMDEL/MIDDLETOWN, NJ: It is in times like this that we feel the real community spirit we are blessed with in the towns we live in. During this unprecedented time battling COVID-19 in our own lives, and ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: You can help local businesses AND help families in need. Hope for Children Foundation  has been supporting families and organizations in Monmouth County, for 16 years. Of course they are once again in the trenches quietly helping those who need it most during our current ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Make a tax-deductible donation here and help to nourish your neighbors in need of food.  During this COVID-19 crisis, your funds are more important than ever.  A MESSAGE FROM JBJ SOUL KITCHEN: NJ State of Emergency: Important Information Regarding COVID-19 and JBJ Soul ...

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Support our neighbors in need of food and essentials:  It's so easy to give to Lunch Break and it feels soooo good! You can follow guidelines for social distancing and conveniently drop off needed food and essentials through the Lunch Break drive-thru drop off! Travel to Lunch Break in Red Bank ...

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"It is with hope in our hearts for global health and healing With gratitude for all of our supporters With anticipation for a reason to celebrate life and have fun! We have rescheduled our 17th Annual Kentucky Derby to align with the actual new running of the Kentucky Derby, day for Saturday, ...

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On Leap Day, Feb 29th, Infinite Love for Kids Fighting Cancer (a Middletown non-profit 501(c)(3) organization) held their very first “Pocketbook Bingo” event to raise money to support families and fund research in the fight against childhood cancer.  With over 330 attendees, everyone “Leapt for ...

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THE WOMAN’S CLUB OF COLTS NECK IS WORKING TO RAISE $124,000 TO HELP MAKE THIS WISH A REALITY-Let's do it!! COLTS NECK, NJ: There is a powerful group of women who make up The Woman's Club of Colts Neck. When they see a need, their first response is, How can we help?"  Together they quietly do ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: On February 12, 2020, at 8:15am, the Third Annual Hearts of Hope breakfast was held at the Ocean Place Hilton in Long Branch, NJ. This year was unique in that four local charities joined forces to better serve youth in our community with behavioral health programs. The four ...

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Convenient drop off locations in Holmdel, Middletown and Colts Neck, during regular business hours: Colts Neck Dance, 410 State Route 34, Colts Neck  Frutta Bowls, Colts Neck in the Orchards Plaza  Salon Concrete in Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel Painting With a Twist, ...

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On Thursday, February 6, I’m hosting a casual get together from 6-8 pm at Salon Concrete in Bell Works, Holmdel, NJ. Come along and learn how you can make an impact right in our community!   To date, Impact 100 Jersey Coast has awarded more than $ 1.1 MILLION in grants to 10 high-impact ...

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"It is with hope in our hearts for global health and healing With gratitude for all of our supporters With anticipation for a reason to celebrate life and have fun! We have rescheduled our 17th Annual Kentucky Derby to align with the actual new running of the Kentucky Derby, day for Saturday, ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Breast Cancer Survivor, Stephanie Wagner, AKA  The Nipple Nurse RN, is thankful every day for the beautiful life she shares with her husband Jae of 19 years, and their two teenage children, Emily and JJ.   "I am 47 years old, and I am married to the most amazing man who I ...

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Hearts of Hope Breakfast: Your Heart funds their Hope! For the past two years, Collier Youth Services has held their annual Hearts of Hope Breakfast to benefit their residential program. This year, to help even more youth, they are joining forces with Family and Children's Service, the Help for ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: Santa and his helpers made a special visit to Holmdel recently, where they joined friends like Snow White, Tinkerbell, Merida and Olaf...All gathered to celebrate the holidays with the families of The Frances Foundation, a Holmdel based charity that provides love and support to ...

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NEW JERSEY: The magic of the true spirit of Christmas is alive and well in New Jersey. Last Thursday marked the 18th Annual RAINE (Reaching All In Need Every Day) Foundation Christmas Giving Event. Over 500 volunteers gathered to successfully complete the mission they had put thousands of hours of ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Kick Cancer Overboard and Rockit Academy, together will host a holiday fundraiser concert. The event will be held on Sunday, 12/29, 3-7pm, at the Palazzo, at the St. George Greek Orthodox Church Cultural Center, 1033 West Park Avenue, Ocean Twp, NJ 07712. Suggested donation: ...

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They make sacrifices for us every day... that's what they do. You can make a thank you donation today! Give back to local military families, and what better time than the holiday season!!? This year there are nearly 50 more families to gift to! Details below, Please donate today to the address ...

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"This year we have more requests from parents who are in need of toys for their children for the holidays, than any previous year we've seen. You can make a child's wish come true!"  MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: This year, there is a surge in local families needing assistance to purchase holiday gifts ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ:  The Country Day School of Colts Neck gives back to the local community and beyond. Following a successful food drive in November that yielded 595 pounds of food to donate to Fulfill, (formerly The Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties), the Country Day School gave again in ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: 'Tis the season of giving!  IMA Primary Care Providers and Urgent Care Centers  are collecting food, clothing and toys to benefit Middletown Helps Its Own.  Collections are taking place at the six IMA Primary Care and three Urgent Care locations, December 2nd through December ...

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The Holiday Season is very meaningful to The Ashley Lauren Foundation (ALF). The ALF Family Holiday Party will be held on December 7th. It is one of many programs offered by ALF. It is a beautiful, fun-filled day for the children and their families to try to take their focus off of cancer,  and ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: Today is Giving Tuesday, and what better way to give than to donate a toy to a child battling pediatric cancer. Today millions around the world are participating in a “global generosity movement” known as Giving Tuesday, which was created in 2012, as a day that encourages people to ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: The Frances Foundation extends heartfelt thanks to the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Department for its November “NO SHAVE” event on behalf of all of our pediatric cancer families. Rallying for the Frances Foundation was led by Sheriff Golden, and Warden Don Sutton.

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: On Wednesday, November 19th at the Ocean Place Resort in Long Branch, NJ,  Impact 100 Jersey Coast members and guests gathered for their annual meeting to hear finalist presentations for their 2019 grant program. Impact 100’s mission is to award membership-funded ...

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CHECK OUT LAST YEAR'S TREES FOR TROOPS AT THE FIR FARM!    COLTS NECK, NJ: The best part about the holiday season is giving back, and The Fir Farm in Colts Neck is offering a wonderful program to give back to our Military Families this Christmas! Come visit The Fir Farm at 166 ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ:  On Saturday, October 19th, the Ocean Place Resort and Spa in Long Branch was transformed into one big Frances Foundation celebration, over-spilling with positive energy, hundreds of hugs, great food, cocktails, endless auction baskets, live entertainment and a packed dance ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Integrated Medicine Alliance (IMA) Urgent Care and Primary Care Centers are hosting their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive to benefit Middletown Helps Its Own, an organization that has been helping families in need since 1964. It is an all volunteer operation that coordinates and ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: A special event back in June is what prompted the October 21, Golf Outing Fundraiser at Pebble Beach Golf Club, 40 Route 537 East in Colts Neck. The golf outing was held to raise funds for families battling the unthinkable; pediatric cancer.  In June, at Relentless Fitness, off ...

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Holmdel, NJ ― On Thursday, October 17th,  Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) executives, government officials, physicians, members of the Holmdel PD, Fire and EMS, Bayshore staff, volunteers, HMH and Bayshore foundation members and many members of the community gathered to witness the official ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: Did you know that 1 in 8 families in the U.S. struggle with hunger every day? For most of us, a well-stocked fridge and a full belly are the norm. Unfortunately, that is not the case for many households in our area. The Friends of the Colts Neck Library & The Jon Bon Jovi ...

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