Giving Back

June 3, 2020

RED BANK, NJ: Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart will host Lunch Break’s virtual fundraising event “Rising Together” live from the organization’s headquarters from 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 27th. The evening will feature musical performances by local artists and students and include ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Count Basie Center for the Arts, the not-for-profit performing arts center with a mission to “Inspire, Educate and Entertain,” announced today the availability of a limited-edition t-shirt to raise funds for the organization, shuttered since mid-March due to the ongoing ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Parks and Recreation Department is requesting your help in providing food and basic household supplies for those in need. This drive will last until May 29th. Canned and boxed goods (non-perishable), food items are being requested.  Also requested is; toilet ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Elks will be giving away free masks packages (5/pkg.) on Memorial Day, Monday, 25, from 12noon to 2:00pm. You can pick up your masks at the Elks club address, 40 W. Front Street, while supplies last. If you enjoyed this article please “Like” and “Follow” us on the ...

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RED BANK, NJ: An online mixed-media art auction, "Artists Open Hearts for Lunch Break,” is being sponsored by 35 artists and taking place now through Sunday, May 17. The effort is to promote goodwill among the arts community and help feed hundreds of community members who are in need. “We are ...

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  The Girl Scouts of The Jersey Shore have been busy!  To date they have delivered more than 70,000 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies to essential workers on the front lines of the health crisis and are on a mission to deliver another 100,000 boxes of love. The nonprofit leadership ...

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RED BANK, NJ: A Youtube concert featuring Xol Azul and the Moroccan Sheepherders will premiere at 7:00pm to support local businesses and HABcore.  HABcore is an organization that currently provides a safe home for approximately 300 people, including 65 families with 110 children that were ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Parks and Recreation Department is requesting your help in providing food and basic household supplies for those in need. This drive will last until May 29th. Canned and boxed goods (non-perishable), food items are needed.  Also requested is; toilet paper, paper ...

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Red Bank, NJ: Gift of Fun Would you like to bring a smile to a child’s face who is required to stay at home and is confused and concerned with all the scary messages they are hearing all around them. Can you imagine what it must be like to be a child who does not completely understand all that ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Police Department is happy to introduce Operation Blue Angel.  This is a program designed to provide another layer of safety and security for members of our community.  If you are 55 years of age or older, or have a medical condition that could be incapacitating, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Front Line Appreciation Group of Red Bank (FLAG Red Bank) has cooked, packaged, and delivered more than 550 meals to doctors, nurses, police officers, firefighters, EMS and other front-line workers who are battling the corona virus in eastern Monmouth County.  Each meal is paid ...

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Click HERE to see the Partnership Poster. RED BANK, NJ: The Stone Foundation of New Jersey, HABcore, Parker Family Health Center, Lunch Break and Interfaith Neighbors are combining resources to provide emergency funds to those facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 crisis. The ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Go out and get a couple of six-packs, bottles of wine or whatever your libation of choice is, because you’ve got plans. The “One World: Together at Home” concert will air tonight, April 18, at 8pm.  It is expected to be the largest virtual gathering of major artists since the 1985 ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County continues its vital outreach and support for the community with more food drives planned this week. The drives are to benefit LunchBreak, Fulfill, and the Old Bridge Township Food Pantry.  YMCA will be accepting drop & go food donations on ...

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RED BANK, NJ: In a show of unity, gratitude and empathy, the two rivers community of police, firefighters and EMS workers united outside the Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center to salute the healthcare workers early Friday evening. The enthusiastic crowd of well over 300 shook ...

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Click HERE to see the Partnership Poster. RED BANK, NJ: The Stone Foundation of New Jersey, HABcore, Parker Family Health Center, Lunch Break and Interfaith Neighbors are combining resources to provide emergency funds to those facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 crisis. The ...

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SHREWSBURY, NJ – The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County was forced to close its doors to members in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak but continues its vital outreach and support for the community. After announcing a blood drive for the American Red Cross to help increase supply during a severe ...

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"It is with hope in our hearts for global health and healing With gratitude for all of our supporters With anticipation for a reason to celebrate life and have fun! We have rescheduled our 17th Annual Kentucky Derby to align with the actual new running of the Kentucky Derby, day for Saturday, ...

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Linda Sirico, local healthcare executive and community leader, has a passion for giving back  “I’ve known Linda for over 40 years, and she remains one of the most amazing women I have ever met. She is loyal and is always there for others, no matter what time of the day or night. Linda embodies ...

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RED BANK, NJ: In keeping with our mission of caring for the health and safety of our community in light of the COVID-19 virus, especially our more vulnerable population, Lunch Break, 121 Drs. James Parker Blvd., will be improving certain procedures for its nutrition programs and social services, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Business Alliance (RBBA) held its meeting on Thursday at Neapoli Restaurant presided by Sam Jain, Board President and owner of the Bombay River restaurant. First up was the presentation of an $8,000 check to the representatives of HABcore, a non-profit that provides ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Kortney Rose Foundation is having an event to get the word out about the great work they’re doing to fund research to eradicate brain tumors in children, the #1 cause of death by disease. Last year they collected over $82,000 from generous folks like you. WHAT: 11th annual ...

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RED BANK, NJ: It wasn’t just the luck o’ the Irish that helped the Lunch Break Children’s Cooking Class take first place in the Oceanic Free Library’s Irish soda bread-making competition. It was the special recipe that made the Rumson library’s contest judges come back for more! Cooking Class ...

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RED BANK, NJ - The third annual Red Bank Classic 5K will return to downtown Red Bank on Saturday, June 20 to raise support for youth development programs at the borough’s Department of Parks and Recreation and Red Bank Family YMCA. Hosted by the Red Bank Business Alliance and Red Bank ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Shore House is a working community in Monmouth County that provides recovery support for people living with mental illness. This vital agency is having a fundraising event named, “Making Waves for Mental Wellness,” and friends, family & children are all welcome! When: ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Wondering how you can help improve water quality in the Navesink River? If you are: -available on Wednesday mornings (~7:30-9:00am) -age 18 or older -committed to protecting local waterways Then you should sign up to become a volunteer water quality monitor! As part ...

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Red Bank, NJ: The Red Bank Public Library will be hosting the First Annual Red Bank Historic House Tour on Saturday, May 9, 11am- 3pm, to celebrate the rich history of the town and its architecture.  Their goal is to raise funds for the Library to finance technological improvements. Tickets can ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Wondering how you can help improve water quality in the Navesink River? If you are: -available on Wednesday mornings (~7:30-9:00am) -age 18 or older -committed to protecting local waterways Then you should sign up to become a volunteer water quality monitor! As part ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Kortney Rose Foundation is having an event to get the word out about the great work they’re doing to fund research to eradicate brain tumors in children, the #1 cause of death by disease. Last year they collected over $82,000 from generous folks like you. WHAT: 11th annual ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Calling all Foodies! Got a great Winterfest event coming up Sunday, March 1st to raise money for Monmouth & Ocean County-based charities. Several local culinary schools are teaming up with the American Culinary Federation (ACF) and the Jersey Shore Chef’s Association which ...

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