The 5th Annual One More Tri triathlon event benefiting Special Olympics New Jersey (SONJ) is just few short weeks away, but it’s not too late to register! This year’s One More Tri is slated to be our biggest event to date – with over 500 athletes expected to participate and at least 50 of those being Special Olympics athletes! Join us … More Celebrate the Fifth Annual One More Tri with us!
Join the Trenton Thunder this Friday at 7pm for Family Night at the Ballpark! Tickets are only $11 and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Water for People.
If you want to literally step up your eco-friendly game, take a look at Rothy’s. These shoes seamless shoes are made from 100% recycled water bottles. The fibers of the shoes are breathable and flexible and make them the perfect shoe for busy days. Plus – with Rothy’s simple design you don’t have to sacrifice style … More Eco-Friendly On the Move
Join us on October 26, 2016 for the first annual Lyrics for Lucas Benefit Concert featuring Glen Burtnik & The Weeklings! Lyrics for Lucas is a 501(c)3 organization created in memory of Lucas DiGuilio, who passed away in his sleep at the age of 22 months on February 13, 2016. As a parent, there is … More First Annual Lyrics for Lucas Benefit!
In the wake of the horrific act of terror that took place in Orlando last week, we would like to feature the OneOrlando Fund in our charity spotlight this week. In response to the immense amount of financial aid offered from the community, the OneOrlando Fund was brought to life by Mayor Buddy Dyer in order to provide support to the victims and families of this … More Charity Spotlight: OneOrlando Fund
Cheeky is not your average tableware company – they’re on a mission to make a difference, while bringing the fun back to mealtime. Cheeky creates colorful and vibrant paper and plastic tableware products (sold exclusively at Target), where for every product purchased, they donate a meal to a family in need through a partnership with Feeding America. We live in a … More Charity Spotlight: Cheeky
Pura Vida Bracelets was an idea that came to Griffin Thall and Paul Goodman after a trip to Costa Rica. During their travels, Griffin and Paul came across two local bracelet peddlers – Jorge and Joaqin. Griffin and Paul purchased 400 bracelets and brought them back to a local boutique in San Diego, where they sold out … More Charity Spotlight: Pura Vida
If you don’t know who Brandon Stanton is, then that’s okay; he tends to stay behind the lens. However, you probably have heard of Humans of New York. Still drawing a blank? Humans of New York (HONY) started as a photo project offering a glimpse into the lives of everyday New Yorkers, but has since … More Brandon Stanton Shines the Spotlight on MSKCC
This week we are featuring The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation. The mission of this 501(c)3 charitable organization is to create an impact on the lives of children battling brain tumors and childhood cancers by partnering them with high school and college sports teams. Through these partnerships, Friends of Jaclyn creates an improved quality of life, as … More Charity Spotlight: Friends of Jaclyn
This month’s EmPAWeractive installment features animals up for adoption at Friends of the Shelter in Clifton, NJ. Friends of the Shelter is a no-kill shelter and 501(c)3 organization that focuses on finding forever homes for cats and dogs. (All information can be found on Friends of the Shelter’s website. To learn more click the picture of … More Furry Friends at Friends of the Shelter