PLAINFIELD, NJ – Homefirst, a 501(C)3 nonprofit that delivers comprehensive solutions to homelessness in Plainfield, NJ, invites the community to support their cause at a Fundraiser 5K Run/Walk hosted by Generosity Series on Sunday, June 4 in Oak Ridge Park. To register as a participant or donate to an existing team, visit

“Last year, we saw the level of outreach and generosity from our community firsthand and were able to continue making positive impacts in the lives of families and individuals on the verge of homelessness,” said Debbie Ann-Anderson, executive director of Homefirst. “This year, we’ve set a new fundraising goal and encourage members of our community to join us as we make strides for every family to have safe, decent housing and support.”

Registration for the 5K is $20 per person and each participant commits to fundraising for the Homefirst campaign, to directly benefit families and individuals who are in need of transitional, supportive and permanent housing and homelessness prevention assistance.

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“Our mission to eliminate homelessness is a team effort and we encourage community members to participate as teams or kindly donate to our participating heroes,” said Anderson. “Together, we can achieve our goal and make it past the finish line.”

About Homefirst - Founded in 1986, Homefirst is a 501(C)3 nonprofit organization that delivers comprehensive solutions to homelessness by providing transitional, supportive and permanent housing, homeless prevention assistance, and family support services to build communities.  With 30 years of accomplishments, it is the leading housing, social service and family strengthening organization in Central New Jersey, deeply rooted in its community and interfaith partnerships. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Visit, follow us on Twitter @HomefirstInc and Facebook