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Homeless Solutions Celebrates Two wonderful Thanksgiving Traditions

November 22, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ - When volunteer Judy Fierro’s mother passed away, she wanted to do something to honor her memory. She decided to give back on Thanksgiving.

This will be her third year volunteering at Homeless Solutions main shelter. Judy chose to spend Thanksgiving cooking at the shelter because it was a way to help those in need and not focus on what was going on in her ...

Mayo Performing Arts Center Hosts Holiday Food Drive

MORRISTOWN, NJ - This holiday season, the Community Soup Kitchen, based in Morristown will be the recipient of the Mayo Performing Arts Center's Holiday Food Drive.

The food drive will begin November 25 and continue through December 24. Patrons are encouraged to donated non-perishable food items and personal care items during the shows that they attend.  Donations may also be ...

The Junior League of Morristown Aims to Make Poverty Unfashionable by Participating in "Little Black Dress Initiative"

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Little Black Dress Initiative, sponsored by the Junior League of Morristown hoped to shed light on the invisible poverty that is within our community. In its second year, the initiative's goal is to raise awareness and funds to help lift the burden carried by the vulnerable in our community.

The Little Black Dress Initiative aims to show what the ...

Morristown Fiber Fairy Leaves Hats and Scarves for Those in Need as Temperatures Dip

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The statues on the Green have new accessories! 

With cold temperatures hitting the area, the Morristown Fiber Fairies have been hard at work, knitting scarves and hats and leaving them on the Green for those in need.

The beautifully woven hats and scarves are left anonymously and “with love” for anyone in need of warmth. This year, brown and ...

Turkeys Needed: Interfaith Food Pantry Calls for Help from Community

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The Interfaith Food Pantry's goal is to ensure that everyone has a special meal to celebrate this time of year regardless of their circumstances.

However, with a little more than one week until Thanksgiving, the organization is turning to the the community for turkeys.

“As of right now we have over 1,550 people signed up for turkeys and more on a waiting ...

18/8 Fine Men's Salon wants you to show off your "stache" to support the Movember Foundation; Win a free haircut

MORRISTOWN, NJ-  On average, men die six years earlier than women. From testicular cancer, to prostate cancer, and mental health, these issues affects the beloved men in our lives. This month, 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon(in Morristown, NJ) is working with the Movember Foundation to help raise money to support men’s health projects so that more men live happier, healthier, and ...

Jersey Cares Coat Drive: Morris Township is collecting new and gently used coats now through December 13th

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris Township will be participating in The Jersey Cares Annual Coat Drive. New and “Gently used” winter coats will be collected through December 13th at the Morris Townshiip Municipal Building, 50 Woodland Avenue. The municipal buidling is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30am - 4:30pm and Wednesday from 8:30am - 7pm

Residents and local ...

Donations Benefit Morristown Soup Kitchen and Goryeb Children's Hospital

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Zoned Sports Academy, in Bridgewater, is partnering with the Community Soup Kitchen in Morristown to donate food and toiletries for the upcoming holidays and to help families in need.

Donations are being collected until Nov. 21.

Items include hearty cans of soup; low sugar cereal; canned chicken and tuna; individual packets of breakfast bars, nuts or trail mix; sturdy ...

Cornerstone Family Program’s raises $80,000 at 10th Annual Bowl-A-Thon to benefit Morristown Neighborhood House kids

East Hanover, NJ - Powered by nearly 150 bowlers, Cornerstone Family Programs racked up big donations for their 10th Annual Bowl-a-thon on October 27th at Hanover Lanes. Proceeds will support children’s programs at Morristown Neighborhood House, a subsidiary of Cornerstone Family Programs. 

In Friday’s success, Salerno Duane Auto Group led the championship as the ...

Interfaith Food Pantry Now Accepting Holiday Donations

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - The Interfaith Food Pantry and Resource Center (IFP) is now accepting donations of frozen turkeys, large chickens and hams, as well as side dishes such as stuffing, vegetables, and other items for their Thanksgiving Basket Program.  The IFP is also seeking supermarket gift cards and funds to purchase items in short supply. The Pantry will begin distributing food on ...

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