Giving Back

August 8, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Robert Lecky of Morristown was one of SAGE Eldercare's volunteers that were honored at their annual luncheon. “Volunteers are instrumental in helping SAGE carry out its mission to maintain the safety and independence of older adults and to support their families and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ —Preschool Advantage, a Morristown-based non-profit organization established in 1995, that seeks to improve local communities by funding quality preschool for children of families in need, was recently awarded a $1,250 grant by The Morristown Rotary Club. Preschool Advantage’s ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown High School student, Anna Cliche has created a pamphlet to help high school girls learn self awareness and defense techniques to keep them safe. She believes that self awareness and defense techniques are important skills to learn, especially before girls head off to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Township Office of Emergency Management has received a donation of Decontamination Bucket Kits from the East Hanover Home Depot. The store donated 10 Decontamination Bucket Kits which include a garden hose, nozzle, Dawn dish soap, scrub brush, spray bottle, and ...

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Morristown, NJ –​  – When guests walk through the doors of the Community Soup Kitchen & Outreach Center, they are not only welcomed with a nutritious meal, but they are also given assistance with getting their lives back on track. This help, provided through the Outreach Center right in the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ, - The Women's Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC) has been recognized by the New Jersey State Governor's Jefferson Awards as an honoree in the Group Volunteer Organization category during their ceremony and celebration of volunteerism at the War Memorial in Trenton on ...

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Morris Plains, NJ:  On Friday, June 22, Parsippany-based advisory firm, Willis Towers Watson teamed up with utility giant JCP&L/FirstEnergy to volunteer at the Interfaith Food Pantry and Resource Center, located at 2 Executive Drive, Morris Plains.  The two groups assisted the organization by ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - My Training Gym is hosting a car wash, at their facility, 1 Evergreen Place in Morristown, on Saturday June 30 from 7am - 12noon. The event will benefit Newark Explorer Post 4601. Newark Explorer Post 4601 is part of the Law Enforcement Explorer program for  kids who are ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Morris Plains resident and local Eagle Scout, Matthew Enderley has completed a new sign welcoming people into Morris Plains. The Welcome to Morris Plains sign enhances the primary South entrance to Morris Plains and was part of an Enderley's Eagle Scout Project. Enderley has ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Women's Association for Morristown Medical Center presented Molly McEnroe, a senior at Ridge High School, with the Ruth Award, which is a one-time award of $500 to offset the cost of college tuition. The award is designed to recognize outstanding service to Morristown Medical ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The student led, March for Our Lives movement that took place in Morristown on March 24, inspired young adults, teens and parents to stand together against gun violence.Organizers proclaimed that the mission and focus of March For Our Lives Morristown was to demand that a ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  Garden State Harley-Davidson, is hosting a benefit ride on Saturday, June 2, 2018 for the charitable organization, Mallory’s Army. The fifty mile, scenic, police escorted ride will leave the dealership at approximately 11am and wind its way through Morris County. Upon return to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - In celebration of its 25-year anniversary and as a way to say thank you to the Morris School District, the Morris Educational Foundation (MEF) has created the 25th Anniversary Gratitude for our Schools grant. With this grant, every school in the District will be awarded up to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ.  Marty Epstein, founder and owner of Marty’s Reliable Cycle, has long been a force for good in Morristown. Epstein opened his bicycle shop 40 years ago and he has become well known for cultivating cycling culture in the area, while also championing charitable causes, community ...

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Morristown, N.J.  – The Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center located in Morristown received a $15,000 grant from the Travelers Foundation, the charitable arm of Travelers. The proceeds of the grant will be used to purchase nutritious, healthy foods to prepare and serve at breakfast and ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Garden State Harley-Davidson, is hosting a Casino Night on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 7pm - 11pm, to benefit the Morris Plains Fire Association.  Casino Night will be held from 7pm to 11pm at the Harely Davidson store located at 1775 Route 10 East in Morris ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Community members gathered on the front lawn of Morristown Town Hall to welcome Team 26, a Newtown, Connecticut based organization, which aims to raise awareness of gun violence. Team 26 is currently making a 400 mile bike journey from Newton down to Washington D.C. Team 26 was ...

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Morristown, NJ—On Thursday, April 19th, 2018 Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Morris and Sussex Counties held its annual gala event at The Park Savoy Estate in Florham Park, NJ. CASA Casino Night brought community members together for a fun-filled evening of friendship, great food, and ...

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Special sales of unique pieces handmade in Israel support efforts of the Maurice J. Spagnoletti Foundation to help children in need and end violence Florham Park, NJ - Lucy’s Gift boutique presents a two-day, two-venue trunk show extravaganza with Vered Milner of the B-JWLD jewelry line—a 1) ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Three grants of $100,000 each will be awarded to nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Morris, Somerset, Passaic and Sussex counties, announced Impact 100 Garden State.  The organization, Impact 100 Garden State will accept grant applications until April 16. Impact ...

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MADISON, NJ - Good Grief is this year's host for the 5th annual 5K Run and Walk for Hope at Giralda Farms on Sunday, June 3.  More than 1,000 community members attended last year’s event. Many who participated showed up wearing superhero costumes of their own design, designed to reflect their ...

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NEWTON, NJ - Teen girls in need of a prom dress are invited to select a gown from the collection at the “Sister-to-Sister” Prom Shop hosted by Project Self-Sufficiency.  The eleventh annual “Sister-to-Sister Prom Shop” will be open: March 28th, 29th, April 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th, 12th , 3:00—7:00 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Two Morristown-based community partners and agencies are part of a group of 15 entities that will receive more than $50,000 in grants from the Junior League of Summit. The Junior League of Summit is a nonprofit, charitable and educational organization of women who are committed to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Moves, an annual Fitness Crawl hit the streets of Morristown for the third year to raise money for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. The event, which brought together fitness, wellness, and community, raised over $5,000 for Relay for Life.  "This was an ...

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Morristown, N.J.– Attendees were wind-blown and snow covered as they arrived at the Westin Governor Morris in Morristown on Friday, March 2nd.  Over 200 guests weathered the storm to attend Homeless Solutions 18th Annual Dream Builders’ Bash. Despite the nor'easter guests filled the ballroom for an ...

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EDISON, NJ- Edison’s Pines Manor was transformed into a firehouse kitchen as teams from 24 professional fire departments across New Jersey showed off their cooking skills at the NJ FMBA’s eighth annual Cooked and Uncorked Food and Wine Festival. The event, which raised over $50,000 that will be ...

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#Help1Family on Red Cross Giving Day March 28  PRINCETON, NJ — March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross is asking people across New Jersey to become a hero by giving blood, becoming a volunteer or making a donation to #help1family on Giving Day – March 28.   “The Red Cross is ...

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In less then 24 hours, the Parkland Moms Club put a card making event together at the park next to the amphitheater which has turned into a massive memorial. Kids from infants to 5th graders helped create cards for teachers, first responders, and hospital workers.  Paulina Splechta donated her ...

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PARKLAND, FL - While Marjory Stoneman Douglas was the setting for the tragedy of last week, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, the person, was a civic-minded journalist who devoted her life to preservation and civil rights.  The events of the past week have left our Parkland community devastated but ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - February, the month of all things red and romantic with red, hearts, roses, and chocolates, is also a time to show our love of friends and community. Students from the German Language School of Morris County, took that lesson to heart and raised $1,000 for Morristown's Market ...

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