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Giving Back

May 17, 2022

nourish.NJ, a Morris County nonprofit that has worked for over three decades to provide lasting solutions to hunger, homelessness and poverty, hosted its annual Share the Bounty event on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at the Rockaway River Country Club. Attendees celebrated the organization’s geographic ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - On Saturday, May 14th Letter Carriers across the country will take part in their 30th Annual “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive”. The drive, sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), is America’s largest one-day food collection event that provides millions of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday May 12 from 1pm - 2pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). There will be meat, produce, breads, canned and dry foods. During the Morristown distribution, there will be drive up COVID ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – MAY 6, 2022 – The Overlook Foundation, the non-profit, private organization that supports Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, kicked off a public campaign to raise funds for a multi-phase expansion and enhancement project that will transform the hospital, positioning it ...

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As part of FirstEnergy Corp.’s (NYSE: FE) commitment to building strong communities, The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated $100,000 to Lunch Break, a food and social services resource center in Red Bank, New Jersey. The funds will support the “Renew the Promise of Hope Capital Campaign” that will ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - A fire ripped through a Morris Township home on Friday evening, leaving the home destroyed and the family displaced. Although the family made it out safely and there were no reported injuries, a Morristown Medical Center nurse and family lost everything. A Go Fund Me page ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Forty-five shelter dogs from Louisiana safely arrived at Morristown Airport on Tuesday, April 26. The special airlift by Good Flights Program is celebrating their one-year anniversary partnering with St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center. More than 1,600 at-risk shelter dogs have ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday April 21 from 1pm - 2pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). There will be meat, produce, breads, canned and dry foods. During the Morristown distribution, there will be drive up COVID ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown resident Kevin McNally will embark on a cross-country bike ride to honor his son, Captain Brian McNally, who passed away May 20, 2018 from a car accident. The fallen soldier, who died at age 30, was honored in 2021 by having Freelan Green Park on Weathervane Drive in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Table of Hope handed out over 500 Easter Baskets this past weekend. The Easter Bunny was also in attendance and danced and took photos with each kid. The baskets handed out were donated by families, scouts and businesses throughout Morris County. Each basket was valued at over ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ — During National Volunteers Month in April, the Alzheimer's Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ), the leading volunteer-driven health organization in Alzheimer's care, support, advocacy and research is spotlighting people who make a difference in the fight to end ...

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NEW JERSEY — Sayreville native and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Jon Bon Jovi is teaming with Gov. Phil Murphy to help raise money to feed Ukrainians displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine. Bon Jovi and Murphy hope to raise $2 million in total. Bon Jovi and his wife, Dorothea, have committed ...

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Family bereavement nonprofit Good Grief recognized three volunteers for 15 years of dedicated service during a recent ceremony at the organization's annual Spring Institute symposium on March 19. The honorees included Morristown resident Pam Sullivan (left) along with Leigh Rosoff (center) and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday March 31 from 1pm - 2pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). There will be meat, produce, breads, canned and dry foods. During the Morristown distribution, there will be drive up COVID ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ  - This Wednesday, March 30, Jersey Mike's Subs  is giving a full day’s sales — expected to be over $10 million — to charity. It’s the sub company’s 12th Annual Day of Giving when more than 2,000 Jersey Mike’s Subs restaurants nationwide will donate 100 percent of sales to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The Woman's Club of Morristown will be collecting supplies on Saturday March 26 from 10am - 2pm The following items are needed: Clothing and accessories ( new or gently used) jewelry shoes (used or gently used/clean) lamps and candles linens (new or gently ...

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Saint Clare’s Health announced today that has shipped over 750 pounds of critically needed hospital and medical supplies to Ukraine. Donations include life-saving medical equipment, bandages, medications, as well as backpacks, drones, first-aid kits, surgical gloves and gowns and ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Sadie Trynin paints man’s best friend. The Westfield resident and eighth-grader at Red Oaks middle school in Morris County has been painting portraits of dogs searching for homes at St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center in Madison as part of her eighth-grade service project. The ...

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MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Last week, the Morris Township Police Department began collecting supplies and items to be donated to Ukraine. The community has stepped up so much that the department has announced that the collection will end on Sunday, March 20. The department will also only be accepting ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Volunteers are needed for the Annual Whippany River Clean Up. The Clean Up, sponsored by the Whippany River Watershed Action Committee and Bethel Church of Morristown, is scheduled for March 26 from 8:30am - 12noon.  Volunteers are encouraged to bring gloves but supplies will be ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - People near and far are stepping up in support of Ukraine. Here in Morristown, Green Point Juicery has created a drink called "Ukrainian Yolya" which means Freedom. The drink is sold frozen and 100% of all proceeds will be donated to charity. The juicery has "carefully selected ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ –  It’s already March and spring is coming- a much anticipated season of hope and renewal. Are you thinking about all the reasons to get back outside this spring? From Friday, 3/18 – Monday, 3/21, you can leap into spring and join others that value a greener, healthier local ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ — The Alzheimer's Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) is spotlighting corporate partners who are making a difference in the fight to end Alzheimer's and other dementias by supporting the Walk To End Alzheimer’s (WTEA)—the world’s largest event to raise awareness and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  St. Peter's Church in Morristown is holding a community donation drive for Ukraine. The collection will help the Ukrainian American Culture Center's humanitarian aid drive which will help the victims of the war being waged against Ukraine. Items needed include: flashlights, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The free food distribution will take place in Morristown on Thursday March 3 from 1pm - 2pm. at Bishop Nazery Way (59 Spring Street in Morristown). There will be meat, produce, breads, canned and dry foods. During the Morristown distribution, there will be drive up COVID ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown High School senior girls who are planning to attend an accredited post secondary institution are encouraged to apply for a scholarship offered by the Woman's Club of Morristown.  The awards are based on academic achievement, school and community service, teacher or ...

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WAYNE, NJ - A beloved 69-year-old grandmother is in desperate need of a new kidney. Theresa LaBarck has been on dialysis for the past two years. Originally from Paterson, she has been a Wayne resident for almost 20 years. Her grandson, Thomas, Jr. "T.J." Sullivan, said he was ready to do ...

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“Find a need and fill it.”  The Jersey Shore Dream Center, a volunteer-driven non-profit organization that serves the needs of homeless individuals and families in Jersey Central Power & Light’s (JCP&L) Monmouth County service territory, has been living that motto since its founding in ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After a successful inaugural event in December, Dress Express Boutique is presenting their second pop-up event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on February 20 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights located at 250 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights. The boutique offers donated, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ. – Morris County Historical Society has received a grant from the F.M. Kirby Foundation for archaeological investigations of a historic foundation on Acorn Hall’s property. Located adjacent to the site’s recently restored carriage house, the original use of the building, once located ...

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