Giving Back

May 9, 2021

RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County joined Clean Ocean Action, over 50 YMCA Together volunteers and Girl Scout Brownie Troop 60237 picking up plastics and debris on April 17 making our beaches cleaner and safer. They did a great job, collecting hundreds of pounds of flotsam.  Click ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The heartache and the tears have not lessened for the surviving family members, even after almost 60 years. On March 16, 1962, the Flying Tiger Line Flight 739 military mission plane went missing with 93 US Army Soldiers on board and 11 crew members. Included among the lost ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) has announced their 14th annual Swing for the Kids golf tournament will be held on Monday, June 28th at the prestigious Hollywood Golf Club in Deal. “After a year of canceled and postponed events, which are critical sources of ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The first annual “Hustle for Healing,” a virtual race to raise awareness and funds was announced by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM). In the month-ling event, participants of all ages and abilities can virtually compete in running, biking, swimming, hiking or ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is always there to help our local community with financial assistance to access their programs and services regardless age, background or income.  The YMCA Annual Campaign is underway, and they are grateful for your giving that helps support our ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Governor Phil Murphy visited the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County a tour of the Red Bank Y’s COVID-19 vaccination site. Leading the visit on a late Friday afternoon was Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey Community Health Center CEO Christopher Rinn. The Red Bank Y was ...

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RED BANK, NJ — In a compassionate effort to promote goodwill among the arts community and help feed hundreds of community members in need, more than 30 artists are sponsoring the second annual online mixed-media art auction, "Artists Open Hearts for Lunch Break,” April 30th through May 9th, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County has several programs to help our local communities and households that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Rental Assistance Program The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program provides temporary rental assistance to low-and ...

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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 ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  No matter their age, background or income, the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is always there to help our local community with financial assistance to access their programs and services. The Y is here for all, and here for good - from childcare to mental health counseling and ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The more you learn, the more you earn. The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County and other Y’s throughout the country have teamed up with the National Basketball Association to launch #DraftedtoFinancialFreedom.  The program addresses the disproportionate poverty impacting communities ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County has announced its annual Spring Golf Tournament taking place on Monday, May 17 at the Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club in Farmingdale, NJ. The Y is asking for your help to enrich their children’s summer camp experiences by participating in the ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County understands that the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic can be particularly difficult on children. There are certain indicators that you should be looking for that will alert you that your child may possibly need help. The YMCA Counseling & ...

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RED BANK, NJ: New Jersey Natural Gas in a contact-free food drive collected at its corporate office, donated approximately 375 pounds of food last for Lunch Break of Red Bank.  Helping with the drive was NJNG’s resource group, Supporting Women’s Advance and Growth. Lunch Break asked for specific ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore will host a two-part event for this year’s edition of “TopCookie: A Girl Scout Cookie Competition.” Whipping up tasty desserts, four Jersey Shore Chefs will partner with Girl Scout Cookies for a dessert competition to support for leadership ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  No matter their age, background or income, the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is always there to help our local community with financial assistance to access their programs and services. The Y is here for all, and here for good - from childcare to mental health counseling and ...

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RED BANK, NJ: TAPinto Red Bank recently published an article on two extraordinary sisters and their efforts to build a primary school in Uganda.  Red Bank resident Kristina Rems and her sister Alexandra Cruz (Alex), partnered with a non- profit organization called Waves of Health.  Kristina and ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Pilgrim Baptist Church joined with Parker Family Health Center to host a Vaccination Day on Saturday, February 27. Over ninety individuals received vaccine shots from 8:00am - 12noon as part of a weekly initiative to vaccinate residents from the County of Monmouth and ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Want to feel good?  Want to save a life? Of course, you do! New Jersey Blood Services has an extreme need of blood donations during the pandemic.  Your blood donation will cost you nothing, but it will save a life. The need for blood donations is constant and critical for ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the best organization on the planet, is celebrating literacy and Read Across America Month with a series of virtual events to read to a child.  They are asking for volunteers for only 15 minutes in a blocked-out time via ZOOM to read to children ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  Karen Odom has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County (BGCM) that was announced last week. Responsible for building on BGCM’s culture of safety, Ms. Odom’s role will help lead the organization’s efforts to create a ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the best organization on the planet, is celebrating literacy and Read Across America Month with a series of virtual events to read to a child.  They are asking for volunteers for only 15 minutes in a blocked-out time via ZOOM to read to children ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the best organization on the planet, is the glue that holds our community together in so many ways. “It's incredible to think we've been navigating through the COVID-19 pandemic for an entire year now. I don't think we could have imagined how ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Easter is coming up early this year (April 4), and Lunch Break, the food pantry and social service agency is asking for your help in providing holiday meals for families and individuals struggling with financial insecurity. As the COVID-19 pandemic reaches ever deeper into our ...

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RED BANK, NJ: There’s another health issue the pandemic has brought on – the “COVID 10 – 15.”  That’s the 10 to 15 pounds a lot of us have gained sitting on the couch watching Netflix movies and stuffing our faces! How do you stay motivated and maintain your workout routine? Grab a ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The glue that holds our community together in so many ways, the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County truly is one of the best organizations on the planet. Now more than ever, the Y is there for those who having trouble coping with the months of lockdown due to the pandemic.  The YMCA ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the best organization on the planet, is the glue that holds our community together in so many ways. “It's incredible to think we've been navigating through the COVID-19 pandemic for an entire year now. I don't think we could have imagined how ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The American Heart Association is asking for blood donations that are critically needed for heart patients, cancer patients, trauma victims and many others. When: Sunday, February 7 from 9:00am – 3:00pm Where: Congregation B’nai Israel, 171 Ridge Rd., Rumson Appointments ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  What is the YMCA really all about?  Love, perseverance and service as expressed at a commemoration to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that was live streamed on January 15. The event was the 32nd year that the Y has brought together community leaders, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County virtually held their 32nd annual breakfast commemoration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., last Friday. Michael Wright, YMCA Board member and MLK Event Chair, opened the commemoration saying, “The Y’s own mission compels us to embrace, ...

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