Giving Back

Top Stories


Plainfield's Star Fish Food Pantry Provides News Update on Holiday Giving and more

October 18, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Star Fish food pantry in Plainfield is seeking volunteers to help with their holiday initiatives.  They also have some exciting news regarding space upgrades and grants.

THANKSGIVING MEALS: Star Fish is preparing for Thanksgiving, ordering in turkeys and canned goods and other items so they are ready to go. They will be packing up those holiday dinners on Tuesday ...

Record Crowd Participates in Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer's

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer’s doubled in size this year, as more than 1,000 people attended Saturday’s event, hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey chapter (AAGNJ) at West Orange’s South Mountain Recreation Clipper Pavilion, in support of the Alzheimer’s Association’s vision of a world ...

All Star Basketball Game Featuring Players from the Giants, Jets and Eagles on Oct. 20

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- NFL players are coming to Scotch Plains-Fanwood to raise money for two good causes on Saturday, Oct. 20.

The All-Star Basketball Game sponsored by the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club will be a great family FUN-raiser in which NFL players from Giants, Jets, and Eagles will take the court and play the town's All-Star students, ...

Plainfield Action Services Applications for Holiday Food, Gift Baskets Available Oct. 1

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Applications for holiday gift and food baskets will be available through Plainfield Action Services, or PAS, on Oct. 1. 

Those Plainfield residents who would like to apply should pick up an application at PAS, located at 510 Watchung Ave. on the first floor.  The office is open weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Plainfield Action Services is a Municipal ...


TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News


Enjoy a Free Pancake Breakfast with the Rotary Club of the Plainfields

October 14, 2018

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Rotary Club of the Plainfields will host their Fifth Annual Pancake Breakfast on October 27 at the Church of the Holy Cross Church, 40 Mercer Avenue in North Plainfield.

The event starts at 9:00 a.m. with fresh pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee, tea and milk being served until Noon by Rotary Club members and the members of the Interact Club at North Plainfield High ...