Press Releases

December 5, 2018

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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PARAMUS, NJ - New Bridge Medical Center is hosting a holiday concert featuring the Newark Boys Chorus at 12 noon, Thursday, Dec. 13. The event will take place at New Bridge Medical Center, 230 East Ridgewood Ave., Paramus in the Centers gym. Register for this free event at the link ...

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CONTACT: Cheryl Ricci Francione, Executive Director, Greater New Jersey Chapter                  973.437.3931, criccifrancione@alz.org ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION GREATER NEW JERSEY CHAPTER TO HOST COMMUNITY FORUM IN ENGLEWOOD, NJ - Town hall-style meeting to mobilize local community members ...

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After distributing over 5,500 backpacks to veterans in need, the team at Backpacks For Life realized that there wasn’t a backpack designed specifically to meet the needs of the homeless and  at-risk veteran community that Backpacks For Life serves…so they designed one. Former Marine Corps ...

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Roseland, NJ, November 16, 2018 -- Alzheimer’s New Jersey, a non-profit which provides programs and services to the residents of New Jersey affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, is recognizing Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in November by focusing on the importance of safety for the ...

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The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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On Great American Smokeout Day, New Jersey Department of Human Services Urges Smokers to Get Help Quitting Commissioner Johnson Notes New Medicaid Cessation Benefits Available Under the Murphy Administration Department to Also Survey Mental Health Providers on Tobacco Cessation and Education ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College’s Center for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation and the Veterans and Military Affairs Center have received a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) in support of a new program for military veterans and their families. The program, ...

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           The Northern New Jersey Community Foundation (NNJCF) announces the award of a $2,000 grant from the NNJCF's Andrea Tilbian Halejian Memorial Fund to the Center for Peace, Justice & Reconciliation (PJR) at Bergen Community College in Paramus.  The NNJCF, a not-for-profit 501(c)3 ...

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          The Northern New Jersey Community Foundation (NNJCF) announces the award of a $2,000 grant from the NNJCF's Andrea Tilbian Halejian Memorial Fund to the Center for Peace, Justice & Reconciliation (PJR) at Bergen Community College in Paramus.  The NNJCF, a not-for-profit 501(c)3 ...

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Alfred Sanzari Enterprises, a preeminent family-owned and operated commercial and residential real estate firm, was named a finalist at the 26th Annual New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards on October 24 at Crystal Plaza in Livingston, N.J. Hosted by the Rothman Institute of Innovation and ...

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(TRENTON) – The New Jersey Department of Human Services on Monday announced wages have increased for the direct support professionals who work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to help them live successfully in communities. Governor Phil Murphy and the Legislature ...

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Are your friends and family prepared in the event of a fire?  October is Fire Prevention Month, the perfect time to learn about fire safety and develop a plan if danger strikes. In an effort to help families easily find fire safety information and learn more about the benefit of fire sprinklers, ...

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Are your friends and family prepared in the event of a fire?  October is Fire Prevention Month, the perfect time to learn about fire safety and develop a plan if danger strikes. In an effort to help families easily find fire safety information and learn more about the benefit of fire sprinklers, ...

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The New York Blood Center released the below statement today following a call from the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) for increased blood donations as Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina: “We are calling on all New Yorkers and their neighbors across the tristate area ...

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Hackensack, N.J. – Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco has announced that a family friendly free flu clinic will be held for adults and children ages 5 and up on September 17th and 27th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at One Bergen County Plaza.  Limited quantities of the flu vaccine are available so the flu ...

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