Somerset County News

TD Bank Ballpark Community Box Available to Non-profits, Community Organizations

ff4c0a5d7338911f08b3_sompixpatsluxurysuite.jpg
Eligible non-profits and community groups can enter a drawing to use the Community Box at TD Bank Ballpark during the 2018 season. Credits: Tapinto File Photo
ff4c0a5d7338911f08b3_sompixpatsluxurysuite.jpg


SOMERVILLE, NJ - Requests are now being accepted to use the 30-seat community box at the TD Bank Ballpark.

To be eligible, applicants should be nonprofits whose client base consists of at least 50 percent Somerset County residents or community organizations that are located in Somerset County or have a facility based in Somerset County that serves the citizens of Somerset County.  Applicants should provide a significant community service or volunteer element to Somerset County residents.

“Since the time the ballpark was constructed by the county, one 30-seat community box has been available for the benefit of nonprofits and community organizations,” said Freeholder Director Patrick Scaglione. “We are pleased to continue the tradition again this year.”

Sign Up for E-News

Entry forms must be received or postmarked by 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, and must include the organization’s name and address, a contact person and phone number, the purpose of the organization and information about volunteer and/or community service.

Organizations can receive an entry form by calling 908-231-7040 or by going to http://bit.ly/CommBox18 . The entry form is a can be printed, filled out manually and mailed to the Somerset County Administrator’s Office, 20 Grove St., P.O. Box 3000, Somerville, NJ  08876-1262; faxed to 908-231-1740; or filled out on a computer, saved as a PDF and emailed as an attachment to Administratorsoffice@co.somerset.nj.us. 

Forty home-game dates are available during the Somerset Patriots’ 2018 baseball season. A drawing will be held in early March at the county administration building to determine which community groups will use the box.  Organizations will be assigned available dates in the order in which they are drawn.  There is no need for a representative of an organization to be present at the drawing.

Organizations using the community box must comply with all applicable rules, regulations and ordinances. Groups are responsible for arranging for and purchasing any food or beverages.

The community box is accessible to people with disabilities.

For additional information, call the Somerset County Administrator’s Office at 908-231-7040. 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Somerville

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 010

On this week’s AtlantiCast, we take you to the groundbreaking for an expansion to Morristown Medical Center, introduce you to the newest babies of 2018 at Atlantic Health System and share some must-see winter weather tips!

 

Somerset County Reassesses Plans for Open Space, Farmland and Historic Preservation

January 23, 2018

 

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Planning Board, Park Commission and Cultural & Heritage Commission are reexamining their preservation plans and want to hear from residents, local planners, farmers and nonprofit organizations at a public meeting being held Tuesday, Jan. 30.

 The interactive meeting will start at 7 p.m. in ...

United Way Holds Free Tax-a-Thon Feb. 2 & 3

January 19, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Low- and moderate-income residents can get their taxes filed during Northern New Jersey United Way’s free tax-a-thon event Feb. 2 and 3 which will include popcorn, prizes and children’s face painting.

Held at United Way’s Bridgewater office, 1011 Route 22 West, Suite 202, the sessions will take place by appointment only from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.