2018 Charities

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The Defining Moment Foundation is an educational foundation and change agent against Elder Bullying in the lives of seniors in Bergen County and is dedicated to the healthy enrichment of all seniors.

 

casa_v_redblue_R_alt_rgbCourt Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) support and promote court appointed volunteer advocacy for nearly 500 abused and neglected children in Bergen County.

 

 

new2018-cmi-logo-s-b-copy_origCommunity Meals, Inc.’s  volunteers deliver meals (25,000 in 2017) to those who cannot shop or cook for themselves due to age or disability, including free meals to clients with financial need.

 

 

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Holley Childcare & Development Center is a 64 bed residential treatment facility, serving children 5 to 14 years old who are emotionally handicapped as a result of abuse, neglect, poverty, abandonment or other circumstances.

 

bmvi-1Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative (BVMI) Utilizes passionate volunteer healthcare professionals to provide free, comprehensive, patient centered primary care for 1,400 low income, working Bergen County residents who do not have insurance.

 

SanctuaryNorthern NJ Sanctuary Coalition finds and supports volunteers willing to house applicants for asylum who have been recently released from detention (prison), and provides financial support, helps with job searches, education, job training and medical care for the asylum seeker until he/she can live here independently.