RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Raritan Bay Ruckers and The Phoenix have joined forces to hold a Ruck March to help stock their baby pantry with essential items.

The Raritan Bay Ruckers is a group of people that like to strap on their rucks and put in some miles together offering ways to connect and engage.  To watch a short video on the Raritan Bay Ruckers, click HERE.

The Phoenix mission is to; “Build a sober active community that fuels resilience and harnesses the transformational power of connection so that together we rise, recover, and live.”

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Event Information

When: Saturday, April 17, 10:00am.

Depart Atlantic Highlands Marina, arrive at the YMCA’s Bayshore Family Success Center, 11:00am. 

The march will continue to the entrance of NWS Earle for a moment of silence and then return to the marina with an estimated arrival of 12:00 noon.

Requested Donations for the baby pantry include; diapers of all sizes, baby Formula: unopened, unexpired and powder only.

Especially needed:

• Enfamil: Infant,NeuroPro,Gentlease, NeuroPro Gentlease

• Similac: Advance, Pro Advance, Sensitive, Pro Sensitive, NeoSure

Marchers can join by sending an email to Chris Spallina at

Gather your friends, sign up, take a walk, get some exercise and know that you are doing good!

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