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Giving Back

May 10, 2022

PRINCETON, NJ — The Piscataway Elks #2414 hosted its annual Special Children’s Committee Golf Outing at Bunker Hill Golf Course in Princeton on Friday. The charity event included a Hole-in-One contest, lunch, and swag giveaways. Mulligans were also for sale. Additional prizes and dinner followed ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Middlesex County residents need to get ready to vote!  Join Replenish for Dine Below the Line on Thursday, May 12th, 2022, at 6 pm.   This cooking competition showcasing  local food pantries preparing delicious, nutritious meals on a budget with items readily found in ...

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TRENTON, NJ - State Sen. Andrew Zwicker, Assemblyman Roy Freiman, and Assemblywoman Sadaf Jaffer, representing New Jersey’s 16th Legislative District, are celebrating springtime with an online Spring 2022 Food Drive. The food banks in the region report significant food insecurity among NJ ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway High School’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club hosted their 10th annual Mission Life Basketball Game on Friday, March 18th after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. The proceeds from the charity event go to Camp Quality, a non-profit ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - This Wednesday, March 30, Jersey Mike's Subs is giving a full day's sales — expected to approach $8 million — to charity. It's the sub company's 12th Annual Day of Giving when nearly 2,000 Jersey Mike's Subs restaurants nationwide will donate their resources and 100 percent of ...

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Meest America, 600 Markely Place, Port Reading, Woodbridge NJ is accepting checks, clothing, food and medications for Ukraine. Meest has trucks, ships and planes taking goods to Poland daily. The company ceased its regular business earlier in March and is devoting its resources to ...

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EDISON, NJ - Dozens of high school golfers will join The Marisa Tufaro Foundation in taking a swing at alleviating food insecurity. In addition to participating in the Tee Off Against Hunger on April 24 at Top Golf in Edison, some of the 60 boys and girls golfers from the Greater Middlesex ...

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EDISON, NJ - Hands of Hope for the Community will host an inaugural Tee Off Against Hunger fundraiser at Top Golf in Edison on April 24. Company sponsorship opportunities, ranging from $500 to $1,500, for the event are still available. Please visit teeoffagainsthunger.us/sponsors to become a ...

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METUCHEN, N.J. - Saint Joseph High School Athletics Hall of Famer and NBA All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns ‘14 has agreed to donate COVID-19 testing kits to his alma mater.  In partnership with CUE Health, Towns will distribute $250,000 worth of testing kits to public schools in New Jersey and ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Stock up on coats, boots, sweaters, and more for next winter because its dollar days all week at the SHOP at St. Peter's. All winter clothing including coats and boots are one dollar. The newly renovated shop is "thrifting with a purpose" because all the proceeds go to support the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK- REPLENISH, formerly Middlesex County Food Organization and Outreach Distribution Services (MCFOODS), has reported that it received and distributed a record-breaking amount of food to Middlesex County residents in need in 2021 according to the program’s yearly report.  In total, ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - In loving memory of Laney Grace Stoeckel and Marisa Tufaro, The Marisa Tufaro Foundation is commemorating National Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Day with a donation to the CHOP Cardiac Center at Saint Peter’s Children’s Hospital in New Brunswick. The Marisa Tufaro ...

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Project Self-Sufficiency is a community-based non-profit organization which specializes in services for low-income families in northwestern New Jersey.  Programs offered at Project Self-Sufficiency include family literacy education, computer training and job placement services, assistance with ...

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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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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Commemorations to the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. continue in Piscataway with the township’s Civil Rights Advisory Commission’s televised program, “And Still We Rise”. The 1-hour program airing on PCTV throughout the King Holiday weekend features Dr. C.

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway Civil Rights Advisory Commission has planned a celebratory television program, “And Still We Rise” to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. featuring Piscataway Schools' Dr. C. Alex Gray will be aired over the holiday weekend on Piscataway Community Television (PCTV) on ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – This upcoming Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend will be dedicated to service and commemoration in Piscataway. On Monday, January 17th from 3:00pm-4:00pm, Zion Hill Baptist Church located at 410 Highland Ave. in Piscataway will commemorate King’s birthday with a day of service, ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – This upcoming Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend will be dedicated to service and commemoration in Piscataway. On Monday, January 17th from 3:00pm-4:00pm, Zion Hill Baptist Church located at 410 Highland Ave. in Piscataway will commemorate King’s birthday with a day of service, ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway High School alum and NJCU student-athlete, Jake Sisk recently held a fundraiser at his college to support the annual holiday toy drive of siblings, Mary and Mikey Wojcik. Sisk, who attends New Jersey City University wrestles and runs track for the Jersey City ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Oncology Kids Holiday Party at Saint Peter’s University Hospital was born after a young woman, who was battling breast cancer, tried to cling to life long enough to see her daughter’s graduation from college that spring. When she passed away before the winter holidays, ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Grateful for the support of their holiday toy drive, Piscataway siblings, Mary and Mikey Wojcik send a heartfelt thank you for the donations they’ve received so far for the young patients at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ). “We just wanted to thank everyone that ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - ‘Tis the season for giving and REPLENISH (formerly MCFOODS), Midldesex County’s largest food insecurity resource, will host its Holiday Celebration and Food Drive at East Jersey Old Town Village, 1050 River Road in Piscataway. Kick-off the holiday with a visit to East Jersey Old ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - What does it mean to love your country? In these days of challenge and contention, what does loving America really mean?  The East Brunswick Elks want to know. The East Brunswick Elks Lodge #2370 is sponsoring an essay contest for Middlesex County residents who attend Grades ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – On Thanksgiving, we give thanks. On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we shop for bargains. On Small Business Saturday, we support local businesses. Since 2012, on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, we give back on Giving Tuesday or #GivingTuesday. This year, #GivingTuesday is Nov.

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Elaine Wolf was busy Monday morning cooking stuffing, wrapping cooked turkey breast and working hard to prepare the Thanksgiving Day meal that Elijah’s Promise will be serving. Wolf said there was a lot of hustle and bustle - and an air of excitement - inside the community ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY,  NJ - The Middlesex College Veterans and Servicemembers Association, the Phi Theta Kappa honor society, Democracy House, and the College’s Student Life Office collected items from the College community over the month of November to be donated to the Veterans Memorial Home at Menlo ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Thursday, November 11 is Veterans Day and Piscataway is honoring veterans who have served in the military with the Hometown Heroes program. Organized by Ms. Kitty Juttner and the Piscataway Cultural Arts Commission, Hometown Heroes is a display of banners hung from light poles ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Ann Treadaway, director of Rutgers’ Office of Veteran and Military Programs and Services, wasn’t chasing glory when she joined the Army Reserves in 2001, just a few months before the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. She just knew that college wasn’t clicking for her, and the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - As part of an ongoing commitment to recognize military service, Allied Universal spotlights the company’s veterans on its team of highly trained Security Professionals. “On Veterans Day in the U.S., we salute the heroes among our ranks for their incredible service to our ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Knights of Columbus Council #11017 will sponsor a benefit breakfast in support of the Piscataway Buddy Ball program on Sunday, November 14th from 8:00am until 12:00 noon. “I donate my time to children with special needs, so they may exercise and interact socially in a safe ...

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