Giving Back

May 29, 2020

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The history of New Jersey's - and indeed East Brunswick's - slave-holding past is a heavy memory, yet it is one that must be recognized and addressed.  That is the mission of the Lost Souls Memorial Project and its annual effort to keep the names of human beings lost to slavery ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Islamic Society of Central Jersey (ISCJ) has teamed up with the South Brunswick Food Pantry to collect food and supplies. The ISCJ will be collecting drive-thru donations every Saturday from 12PM to 2PM for the foreseeable future. Donations will be collected at their ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Act quickly to support the South Brunswick Food Pantry if you want to help out during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. Help support the South Brunswick Food Pantry.  100% of the proceeds from each sale, approx. $10 a shirt, will go directly to the Food Pantry. We are ...

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NEW JERSEY - The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund (NJPRF) today announced JERSEY 4 JERSEY a one-night broadcast fundraiser to fight the medical, social and economic impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey’s most vulnerable communities. This special evening will feature New Jersey’s biggest champions and ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick FLAG (Front Line Appreciation Group) has been working hard to support all the men and women in the township who are combating the COVID-19 Pandemic. The organization has been raising money to buy food at local restaurants to support residents who are first ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick residents have spent the past week decorating signs to show their appreciation for healthcare workers who are on the frontline combating the COVID-19 pandemic. A “Wall of Thanks” will be on display outside of Penn Medicine Princeton Health, Robert Wood Johnson ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Wednesday, police in South Brunswick assisted in celebrating a local eight-year old’s police-themed birthday party. When Insiyah’s party was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, her mother reached out to the police department to help them celebrate.             Available ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ- East Brunswick resident Simon Chu, owner of Cornerstone Financial Strategies on Route 18, secured a donation of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for the East Brunswick Police Department and first responders yesterday.   Ten boxes were donated to Mayor Brad Cohen's office ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Township residents again came out to help support the South Brunswick Food Pantry. The pantry helps to feed South Brunswick's residents in need. Friday's food drive raised more than $10,000 in monetary donations, hundreds of dollars in gift cards and three large bins of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Office of Emergency Management will be hosting their second food drive for the local pantry since the COVID-19 Pandemic began, their first one was two weeks ago in coordination with Social Services. Since then, the department has been organizing and ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past week, the South Brunswick township saw multiple charity drives that were organized by department heads, restaurants, and private citizens to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Donations have been stacked up all around the community and been given to hospitals and those ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Here's today's message from the township.  Each resident is encouraged to take the challenge and tell why #istayhomeforeastbrunswick: Help us stop the spread of the virus by going VIRAL! We've accepted Borough of Sayreville's challenge and raised the bar!  Watch the video ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Department of Recreation and Parks is supporting the Aldersgate Outreach Community Center in a food drive this week.  East Brunswick's local food pantry is running low on supplies of non-perishable items and needs some items replenished.  Those in need could ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Sharing this message from South Brunswick Social Services regarding yesterday's food drive: "The outpouring of support from the South Brunswick Community is truly amazing! In conjunction with SBOEM (South Brunswick Office of Emergency Management) we collected food today for ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Social Services Office will be hosting a food drive to fill in the local pantry to help residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. The South Brunswick Office of emergency management will be coordinating with the food pantry to get grocery items to those who ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - A long-time community supporter, especially here in East Brunswick, the Stop & Shop grocery store has organized it schedule to provide for support of older Americans during the time in which we are all impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic: "In order to allow more time for ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - Save the date for Project Graduation's annual Tricky Tray on Saturday, March 28 at the Crossroads North Middle School. Doors open at 5 p.m. and calling begins at 7 p.m. All the donations from the event go to support South Brunswick High School's Class of 2020. Donations ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick School District's ninth annual Prom Dress Drive is underway. The Vikings Closet is collecting prom dress donations in February to help ensure all students get a chance to enjoy the spring prom experience. Suggested donation items include: formal ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - The New Jersey Blood Center is hoping people will start off 2020 by helping to save a life by donating blood at the upcoming Wednesday, January 15 blood drive at the South Brunswick Public Library from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. January is National Blood Donor Month and to help ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -Jeff Winston is taking the job of maintaining the Jersey Shore coastline into his own hands.  The Chair of the East Brunswick Arts Commission, Board of Education member, and EB Gentleman Farmer will accept trees dropped off at his house at 44 Fresh Ponds Road, East Brunswick ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department has issued a cautionary report about donations going to support the family of Detective Joseph Seals who was killed in the line of duty yesterday in Jersey City.  Many of these are fraudulent sites, and the EBPD has urged that donors be ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - -  Despite steady rainfall before and after the Girls on the Run Central NJ (GOTRCNJ) celebratory Fall 5K, over 900 runners completed the race through the streets of Somerville yesterday. Runners represented GOTRCNJ coaches, program participants and an abundance of community ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department's PBA Local 166 is inviting residents to Santa Day on Sunday, December 8. The family-friendly event will be held from noon until 3 p.m. at the Moose Lodge. Refreshments will be serves and special gifts, while supplies last, will be ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Area Interfaith Clergy Association is hosting a Thanksgiving service on Sunday, November 24 at 7 p.m. at Congregation B'Nai Tikvah. All are welcome. Attendees are asked to bring a donation of personal hygiene items or cleaning supplies. All donations will ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Food Pantry is in need of donations to help make the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday a little brighter for township families. Donations can be dropped off at the South Brunswick Food Pantry's lower level office located in the South Brunswick Municipal ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Commission on Women held their annual walk to raise awareness of Domestic Violence last week. The walk began at the South Brunswick Senior Center and tracked about one mile to the neighboring schools and back. Before the walk began, the commission hosted ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ - New Beginnings Animal Rescue, formerly located in East Brunswick on Cranbury Road,  will host a Fall Harvest Shenanigans event on Saturday November 16 from 6 PM to 10 PM at Sayreville VFW Post 4699, 575 Jernee Mill Rd, Sayreville.  Join us for a Buffet Dinner/Dessert, DJ Mike the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Coffee with a Cop is a nation-wide initiative that began in California in 2011. Police officers in Hawthorne were looking for a way to develop a more positive relationship with the residents in the community they serve. Coffee with a Cop was born and has since expanded to all ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Girl Scouts will be hosting an event to collect presents for children who are hospitalized on their birthdays at the East Brunswick Service Center on Church Lane on September 15th. Guests will be asked to bring donations such as toys, games and clothes for ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Sean Edwards of the South Brunswick High School Health/ PE/ Driver Ed. Department reached out and to let TAPinto South Brunswick know about a great event that was held during Physical Education classes today at SBHS to remember 9/11.  Students and staff climbed 1,980 stairs ...

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