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Giving Back

May 17, 2022

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Each year, since 2009, Keller Williams (KW), from the US and Canada to their family abroad, participates in RED Day, a day to "renew, energize, and donate" -- giving back to the communities they serve. KW Premier Properties RED Day initiative was called "Project Hope" with a ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Mountainside Restoration Committee, Inc. has partnered with CARS, Inc. to raise funds by collecting unwanted vehicles. Anyone with unwanted cars, trucks, RVs, motorbikes, trailers, heavy equipment, etc. should consider donating to help the Mountainside Restoration Committee.

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - KW offices Worldwide are celebrating RED Day as a part of their culture of making a difference in the lives of others and bettering the communities in which they serve. On Thursday, May 12, 2022, Keller Williams Premier Properties will conduct their RED Day initiative -- ...

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MANVILLE, NJ - Make your vote count! Nominate your favorite charity or non-profit to win Valairco Care's next giveaway of $500. Voting deadline April 30, 2022.  Click here to nominate your charity or nonprofit. The most recent winner was Visions and Pathways. Bridgewater based Visions and ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, Faith Lutheran Church, 524 South Street in New Providence, will again be collecting second-hand bikes for use by adults and children in Third World countries.  The collection is being conducted on behalf of Pedals for Progress ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – National Volunteer Week (April 17 to April 23) is an opportunity to thank all volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to help others. Locally, dozens of volunteers from throughout New Jersey recently crocheted and knitted over 900 shawls and blankets to express love ...

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  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Berkeley Heights will return to The Grove in Connell Park this year. It was postponed because of COVID-19 in 2020, then was held "in person" last year at The Grove, when 26 teams and individuals from Berkeley Heights and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - When word got out that the Harwood Gang was going to hold their annual bingo event  -- after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic --  tables were reserved quickly to sell out the Mount Carmel Society banquet room. The event raised over $11,000 for Relay for Life and the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Relay for Life of Berkeley Heights, Mountainside, New Providence, and Summit will be held on May 21 from noon to midnight at the Grove inside The Park (formerly Connell Corporate Park).  This year's theme is Under The ‘C’(sea) and activities will include a ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - The Cranford community is once again proving #cranfordstrong is more than just a hashtag. Relief efforts for the family affected by the Orchard Street fire have already begun. FLAG for Cranford and Cranford's Girl Scout Service Unit 48 have put together gift card drives to help ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ - The Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council will be honoring local women at the annual Tribute to Women Awards Luncheon. Molly Borst, Lorraine Maita, Cindy Meyer, Bobbie Peer, Willie Mae Veasy and Dee Zampella will be honored on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, at 11 a.m. at Fiddler’s ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Mountainside Restoration Committee will hold its annual Spring Geranium and Plant sale on Thursday through Sunday, April 28, 29, 30 & May 1 from 9am to 4pm. The sale will be held outdoors at the Historic Deacon Andrew Hetfield House located on Constitution Plaza adjacent ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Everyone has been there at one point or another - they want something special and, at that moment in time, it just seems impossible to acquire. Thanks to many volunteers and donors, Sophia Tiboni, 15, of New Providence and a freshman at Mt. Saint Mary Academy and founder of ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Since the new year, Interact members have been busy raising money for various global causes ranging from COVID-19 relief to refugees fleeing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.  In January, Interact held a fundraiser at Coppola’s for Project Hope, an organization dedicated to ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Visions and Pathways is the recipient of a $500 donation from the Valairco Cares program. Kevin McHugh, Owner of Valairco Heating and Cooling, and company's founder Richard Valenti recently presented a check to Visions and Pathways trustees Emily Benadon, Laurie Pellegrino, and ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has uprooted families, injured citizens, and left thousands of Ukrainian refugees without access to basic necessities. Over 2.5 million Ukrainians have fled their homes, many leaving behind necessary supplies. To support individuals in need, the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Although the Student Movement Against Cancer (SMAC) organization at Governor Livingston has operated mostly during the pandemic and consequent lockdowns, the club members have encouraged many students to join the fight against cancer. “This is the first non-pandemic year ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — A native of Ukraine’s capital living in Westfield is rallying support for his home country as it defends itself against Russian military assault. Max Ryvkin said that when he saw a picture of the democratically elected Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko, a former boxer, armed and ready ...

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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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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - NJ Sharing Network, a statewide nonprofit organization with headquarters in New Providence, is responsible for aiding in organ and tissue donations. The organization honored an Elizabeth resident whose “selfless act” helped save the lives of over 75 New Jerseyans. He is ...

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    Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.   NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service 2022, the Borough of New Providence Diversity Committee (NPDC) mobilized itself to ...

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MANVILLE, NJ - Make your vote count! Nominate your favorite charity or non-profit to win Valairco Care's next giveaway of $500. Voting deadline January 31, 2022.  Click here to nominate your charity or nonprofit. The most recent winner was Elle Foundation out of Bridgewater. Laurie and Dean ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - Amanda Langner-Hurewitz, wife of Cranford Firefighter Robert Hurewitz, has launched a GoFundMe to save their home after severe medical complications have ended his career. "Being a firefighter was Rob's dream job and he got to live that dream", Amanda told TAPinto Cranford. As a ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the National Day of Service Monday, the Elizabethport Presbyterian Center and TMX Intermodal Trucking Company will be hosting a donation drive to benefit the victims of the Bronx High Rise Fire on January 9.  Fernando Rodrigues, the ...

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NEWARK, NJ – The Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Essex, Hudson & Union Counties organization will now be housing its services in the prominent 550 Broad St. building in downtown Newark, allowing the organization to privately conduct interviews with children and their families to match them ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - All it takes is a great cause, passion, and a lot of donated dresses. Girls empowering girls across the world while promoting sustainability equals huge success.  Dress Express Boutique is gearing up for their second event offering donated, gently-worn formal and semiformal ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - What started off as a project to feed the homeless just before Thanksgiving turned into another outreach effort to support the needs of homeless children. On the Monday before Thanksgiving, five volunteers with the Silver Liming Foundation (SLF) drove into Newark and ...

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NEWARK, NJ- Volunteers from across New Jersey gathered on the morning of Christmas Eve to provide hot meals, gift bags, good cheer and and some Christmas rock ‘n’ roll for the less fortunate at St. John's Soup Kitchen in downtown Newark. “As a parish, our tradition has been to serve the homeless ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — On the longest night of the year, the Union County Interfaith Coordinating Council held a subdued but moving vigil acknowledging the plight of homelessness in America and recognizing those who have died as a consequence of living in destitution and dispossession in Union ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The National Wreaths Across America caravan of 13 tractor trailers made its stop at Sayreville War Memorial High School on Wednesday morning to culminate its mission to remember the fallen, honor those who serve, and teach the next generation the value of freedom. Every year ...

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