Giving Back

June 5, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - To help homeless youth in our community, the Fraternal Order of Eagles at 13 Market Street is hosting a drive with Visions and Pathways. The drive will take place on Saturday June 6 and Saturday June 13 from 10am - 6pm.  Visions and pathways, according to their mission ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Impact 100 Garden State is pleased to announce its 2020 Grant Finalists.  Here are the seven finalists along with their program names: Bonnie Brae – IIC Expansion: Alternative Therapies for Youth & Families (Liberty Corner, Somerset County) Caring Contact – Preparing ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Market Street Mission and the Morris View Healthcare Center both have received a donation of nearly 100 pizzas from the student body of Morristown Beard School. According to the school, the good dead resulted after an earned pizza party was canceled due to the pandemic.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Many people find themselves using their talents to give back to their communities. For Morristown resident Elizabeth Ostendorp, her talent in ceramics inspired her to make a special gift to raise money for those in need: magnets. “I speak for any parent, it’s terrible,” said ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - During the COVID-19 lockdown, many local families have been doing a lot of food drives for those in need. But a month ago, Morristown’s Crofford Family felt there was something else that families needed: dental, first aid and hygiene kits. “We all came up with the idea over ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - As the COVID-19 pandemic drags on, hospital supplies begin to dwindle. That is until residents of Morristown, Morris Township and Plains came together to help restock the medical centers. One particular group of individuals doing such a feat is known as the Alexander Hamilton ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Table of Hope Mobile Food Pantry will be hosting a mobile food drop in Morristown on Thursday May 21 The event will take place from 1:00 pm - 3pm in the parking lot at Bishop Nazery Way. The event is open to all, with no income guidelines or pre-registration requirements.

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown Food Drive collected over 8,000 pounds of food and raised over a couple thousand of dollars for the Interfaith Food Pantry, announced Mayor Dougherty on Monday morning. "Thank you to all the people who donated food to the interfaith food pantry", said ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - A GoFundMe page has been created to help a Morristown High School student after his father suddenly passed away. Alfonso Pava, father of MHS sophomore Joseph Penney passed away suddenly on April 30, according to the GoFundMe page. The GoFundMe will help with food, rent and bills ...

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The tender loving care we associate with moms can also apply to nurses and other front-line health workers, especially during the pandemic. For Mother's Day, Lyons and Associates, a family law firm with offices in Somerville and Morristown, N.J., arranged delivery of 200 individually-wrapped ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -   A food drive for the Interfaith Food Pantry will be held this Saturday, May 9th from 3-6PM at the Morris Township Police Station, 49 Woodland Ave. The food drive is coordinated through the efforts of The Morris Township Committee, Administration, and Police ...

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MORRISTOWN, New Jersey – To help healthcare heroes at Morristown Medical Center continue the fight against COVID-19, the Washington Association has made a $3,000 donation. The donation was made to Morristown Medical's COVID-19 Support Fund. According to Susan Johns, Major Gifts Officer with the ...

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MADISON, NJ - An anonymous donor has stepped up and pledged money to help feed families in Madison during this pandemic. Mayor Bob Conley made the announcement at the beginning of the council meeting on Monday evening.  "An anonymous donor pledged $100,000 to help feed the vulnerable families ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Some would think that with the businesses having to close during the pandemic, the only establishments still running and doing well are your local restaurants and food stores. After all, people still need to eat, right? However, for Chef Fredy’s Table, located on 78 Speedwell ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Local community members continue to organize meals to support hospital staff, while also supporting local restaurants. The meal chains will help feed the staff at Morristown Medical Center and the Morris Minutemen, both who are working around the clock during the COVID-19 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown's Table of Hope needs donations. According to statistics, on average, Table of Hope serves more than 300 meals per week and provides a food pantry service every Thursday. The organization has stated that since the COVID-19 pandemic started, food insecurity has ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown community has lost one of their own today. Darell Johnson, an employee at Morristown High School and at Atlantic Health passed away on Saturday April 18, due to complications from COVID-19. In an update from his wife Melissa, she wrote that "Darell was a loving ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morristown community has been rallying around doctors, nurses, first responders and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now a Morristown resident, hospital employee and member of the Morristown High School community needs our help. Darell Johnson, a Morristown High ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - The Interfaith Food Pantry (IFP), which supplies emergency and supplemental groceries to Morris County residents during their time of need has released the following information: The IFP supplies food, including non-perishables, produce, dairy, grains and meat through its two ...

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With COVID-19 crisis creating social distancing around the world, a lot of small businesses are feeling the weight. Even local restaurants in the Morris County area have narrowed their services to take-out and delivery only, while some have temporarily closed. And for young Emma, from ...

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Emma is turning 8 on April 4th! She was excited to have a party and dinner with her family at her favorite local restaurant, but that plan had to change due to the outbreak of COVID-19. Her mom, Amy, explained to Emma that her birthday plans would be changing because of the restaurants being ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Coronavirus shuttered businesses and forced people to retreat into their homes. The statistics of those falling ill to this illness is staggering but people have stepped up to help their neighbors in so many incredible ways. Initiatives have begun to help restaurants, hospital ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District has made a donation to those on the front lines in the fight against the COVID-19. Today, Friday March 27, Rich Ferrone, District Manager of Safety and Operations made a delivery to three organizations; the Morris Township Police Department, the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health Systems is asking community members for assistance with making masks for Morristown Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center as well other area hospitals. "You’ve come together to support our health care heroes in ways we never thought imaginable", wrote Atlantic ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Local police and fire departments are all in need of more masks, hand sanitizers, gloves and masks. In a plea, the Morris Township Police Department begam asking residents for donations. While some donations came in (thank you residents!), more donations are needed. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  A group of Morristown residents are working together to help make sure dozens of elderly residents don't go hungry. Roughly 75 elderly Morristown residents on Early Street have had their meal programs suspended and are now facing food insecurity, said organizers. The group is ...

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MADISON, NJ - These are tough times for sure. But for the those that live on tips, it is really tough. Servers, bussers, bartenders and food runners have seen loss of tips, loss of hours and are struggling. Seb Jones works at both the Bottle Hill Tavern in Madison and The Horseshoe Tavern in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Medical Center has received a commitment of $50,000 from The Rippel Foundation to "to help the nonprofit hospital maintain its efforts to help prevent the spread of the virus and avoid disruptions in critical services", announced Atlantic Health System. “We are very ...

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Morristown Medical Center team member earns DAISY Award for life saving action Nurses are always committed to the care of their patients and don’t often get to provide care for each other, but that’s exactly what happened recently at Morristown Medical Center. A phlebotomist was drawing blood ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Morris County's mobile social-services-center-on-wheels, Navigating Hope, will be making several stops in Morristown during the month of March. Navigating Hope offers on-site benefits eligibility screenings and application assistance, plus linkage to other community services. It ...

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