Giving Back

December 15, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - This weekend residents who want to do a little more to help neighbors for the holidays can pick up grocery gift cards for clients of Nutley Family Service Bureau. The holiday season is especially stressful for families of limited means. For many, even simple gifts cannot be ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Devils will take some time off the ice to partner with the city for a toy giveaway on Dec. 13. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and the hockey team will host the event from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the John F. Kennedy Recreation Center. Toys were donated by fans who attended ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Since opening Vilardo's Italian Deli in the days just before Christmas in 2017, Jason and Lauren Braitsch made it their goal to give back to the community that they knew was going to make their business a success. The wall of "Treasure Chest Trees" at their High St. deli is testament ...

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NUTLEY, NJ -  Vilardo's Deli on High Street is serving as a drop off point for residents wishing to make a monetary contribution to the annual Adopt-A-Family Treasure Chest. The Treasure Chest program provides help to families needing assistance during the holiday season.  Vilardo’s ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Drunk Uncles took over the Mudhole Saturday night for a special show to benefit Nutley Family Service Bureau.  According to NFSB Executive Director Eileen Painter, close to $1300 was raised. She described the evening as "Great crowd, great music, great time, and a great ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A fundraiser will be held on Wednesday, December 12, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM to benefit residents who were displaced by the Walnut Street fire that occurred on November 15. The event will take place at Ruthie's BBQ Pizza, located at 64 1/2 Chestnut Street in Montclair, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - For 20 years, the Chieffo Family has hosted toy drive holiday parties to benefit children fighting cancer. The 2018 event will take place Saturday Dec. 8 at their Gerard Road home from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Everyone is invited to enjoy music, cookies, and hot chocolate; and to ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The NJ Sharing Network recently held a Rose Dedication Ceremony for Jim Rhatican of Berkeley Heights, a liver recipient, who has been selected as one of the honorees on the "Donate Life" float at the New Year's Day Rose Parade in Pasadena, CA. "Since 2004, the Donate Life ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The NJ Sharing Network recently held a Rose Dedication Ceremony for Jim Rhatican of Berkeley Heights, a liver recipient, who has been selected as one of the honorees on the "Donate Life" float at the New Year's Day Rose Parade in Pasadena, CA. "Since 2004, the Donate Life ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - In a perfect example of “You can’t have one without the other” city-based microbrewery The Alementary spent much of this past November supporting Hackensack Riverkeeper’s mission to ensure clean, plentiful water for all – including the making of craft beer. During that time, a ...

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Former Marjory Stoneman Douglas 9th grader Peter Wang has been nominated posthumously by his classmates for America’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Wang was not only a member of the Junior ROTC, but was wearing his ROTC shirt on the day of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas ...

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SOMERSET , NJ – Over the past few years, non-profit organizations have used “creative and unique” campaigns to bring local and national attention to their cause.  The ALS Foundation took the country and world by storm during the summer of 2014 with the Ice Bucket Challenge.  Susan G. Komen has ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - As the aroma of pancakes and sausage filled the kitchen, hundreds of guest filled the event hall at the Knights of Columbus for the annual 'Pancake Breakfast with Santa' hosted by the volunteer fire fighters in Nutley. The event, that, according to Henry Meola has been going on for ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – For the third consecutive year, TAPinto.net  is proud to be a sponsor of Nutley Relay For Life, the ongoing community initiative on behalf of the Parks and Recreation Department to raise awareness and funds to fight cancer. Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser for American ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Cruisers may be first, and foremost a car club, but the "Pubahs" are much more than that. The cars are and outward and visible expression of a group of people dedicated to building community and giving back.  Over the course of the year, the cruisers do everything ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The scouts of pack 22 invite everyone to join them for a pancake breakfast Sunday Dec. 2 at St. Thomas Church's Hereon Hall. The fundraiser breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, juice, and coffee. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children under 5 are invited to ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Hunger, and the need for supplemental nutrition assistance, never takes a holiday. This season, residents can help the Nutley Family Service Bureau food pantry operation by embracing "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle."  Nutley residents respond to the call for donations with a level of ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – Four of the most recognizable professional wrestling legends join the adrenaline-charged excitement as IWF presents a family-friendly Live Event on Saturday, April 13, 2019, 7:30 pm to benefit American Cancer Society's Relay For Life.  It happens at Parks and Rec Center, 44 Park ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Rotary Club of Nutley will host a special lunch/dinner buffet at Luna Wood Fire Grill to benefit the children of a poverty-stricken community in Upstate New York on Saturday December 1.  Everyone is invited to join the Rotary at Luna for a free meal, and the opportunity to win a ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — Black Friday - check.  Cyber Monday - check.  And now, Giving Tuesday is upon us. November 27th, is #GivingTuesday, a perfect day to support local nonprofits. There are a number of local nonprofits that rely on the financial support of the community.  No matter what charity or ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The scouts of pack 22 invite everyone to join them for a pancake breakfast Sunday Dec. 2 at St. Thomas Church's Hereon Hall. The fundraiser breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, juice, and coffee. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children under 5 are invited to ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Boy Scouts shattered all previous donation records by collecting more than 27,600 food items at the annual 'Scouting for Food' drive to benefit the pantry operation of Nutley Family Service Bureau. The previous record of 22,465 items in 2017 was crushed during the March 24 ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Bloomfield teen Sebastian Wolski delivered twelve Thanksgiving meal bags to the Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair on Sunday.  The 13-year-old wanted to help the community, so he reached out to his neighbors and local businesses for donations. HE then took the proceeds and ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Human Needs Food Pantry needs  your help to help make this Thanksgiving possible for neighbors in need. Thanksgiving is just a few days away and the pantry is in desperate need of stuffing, instant mashed potatoes and turkeys! PLEASE consider buying a few of these items ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – The community gathered for an evening of fun, food and prizes – all for a good cause – as the Nutley Parks and Recreation Department hosted their 8th Annual Pasta Bingo Fundraiser on Friday to benefit American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life.   Snow and ice from the previous ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Relay for Life 'Pasta Bingo' night became an evening of 'Pasta Flamingo' as the women took over two tables at the annual fundraiser.   The Pink Flamingos team. made up entirely of Girl Scouts, decided to come up with a fundraising idea that was never done before. The also ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci announces tickets are now on sale for the “Pasta/Bingo Fundraiser” to benefit Nutley’s 13th Annual Relay for Life taking place Friday Nov. 16.  “This is a great family event to help Nutley officially Kick Off fundraising season for our 13th Annual Relay ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – Four of the most recognizable professional wrestling legends join the adrenaline-charged excitement as IWF presents a family-friendly Live Event on Saturday, April 13, 2019, 7:30 pm to benefit American Cancer Society's Relay For Life.  It happens at Parks and Rec Center, 44 Park ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Public Library will be collecting non-perishable food items throughout the month of November for the Nutley Family Services Bureau food pantry operation.  A collection box is set up near the main entrance of the library for your donation. Please consider making a food ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Residents of Nutley have been earning credits at the Nutley Park ShopRite for a free frozen turkey for much of the last month,  as is tradition in the township, many of those free turkeys will be donated to Nutley Family Service Bureau (NFSB) to help families facing food ...

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