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Giants Wide Receiver Victor Cruz Collects Toys at Holiday Visit to Summit Medical Group in Berkeley Heights

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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz visits Summit Medical Group for their annual toy drive benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Patterson and Passaic. Credits: Bobbie Peer
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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz visits Summit Medical Group for their annual toy drive benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Patterson and Passaic. Credits: Bobbie Peer
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Credits: Bobbie Peer
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Credits: Bobbie Peer
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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz visited Summit Medical Group on Thursday, Dec. 10 at a staff toy drive. The Summit Medical Group Foundation Holiday Toy Drive, in partnership with the Victor Cruz Foundation, will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Paterson and Passaic. Summit Medical Group is collecting toys at each of their facilities through Dec. 15. 

Cruz encouraged the crowd to get involved with their community as well as his foundation, The Victor Cruz Foundation. " I hope the things that I am doing can inspire all of you to go out to do things in your community as well as with my foundation," said Cruz

Cruz's foundation, started in 2012, promotes educational and financial literacy programs, college readiness and science, technology, engineering and mathematics (S.T.E.M) initiatives.

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In addition to their partnership with the toy drive, the Summit Medical Group Foundation will be making a donation to The Victor Cruz Foundation.

ABOUT THE SUMMIT MEDICAL GROUP FOUNDATION

The Summit Medical Group Foundation’s mission is to enrich the lives of members of our community through health promotion, medical research and medical education.The Summit Medical Group Foundation is a New Jersey nonprofit corporation exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3),  The Foundation has received a determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service providing that contributions to the Foundation are deductible as charitable contributions under Internal Revenue Code Section 170.  For more information on SMGF, visit www.smg-foundation.org.

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