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Posts Tagged With: Charity

New Jersey American Water Launches Virtual Food Drive

By: Roxy on 08/11/10 @ 12:56 pm

Roxy’s Best Of… is committed to blogging out hunger in New Jersey. I received the following note in my Bay Head water bill this month, and thought I’d share the info on a worthy cause:
New Jersey American Water is teaming up with other investor-owned utilities across the state to help fight hunger in New Jersey.
For its campaign, [...]




This Bank Can’t Fail: Roxy Joins Community of New Jersey Bloggers United to Fight Hunger

By: Roxy on 12/6/08 @ 12:37 am

My friend Deb over on Jersey Bites invited me to join an upcoming blogging campaign she is coordinating on behalf of the Community FoodBank of New Jersey — the largest food bank in the state.  As you are probably well aware, the Food Bank is in desperate need of donations this holiday season.  With bare shelves and demand for [...]




Thanksgiving 2008 Appeal from the Community Foodbank of New Jersey

By: Roxy on 11/7/08 @ 10:44 am

Rex and I just received a note from Kathleen DiChiara, President and CEO of the Community Foodbank of New Jersey, about their 2008 Thanksgiving Appeal, one of their most important fundraising campaigns of the year.

Many people in New Jersey don’t realize the number of their neighbors who are struggling to feed themselves and their families. [...]