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Jerry Swon has a longstanding interest in volunteering and community involvement.

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Js Guidelines For Halloween In New Jersey

Guidelines for Halloween in New Jersey

This year has been anything but normal. As the pandemic continues to unfold well into autumn  many families are wondering how Halloween will be celebrated. In New Jersey children who look forward to trick-or-treating can breathe a sigh of relief as the Governor, Phil Murphy, has officially stated that Halloween will not be canceled. Despite […]

Js The Future Of Philanthropy

The Future of Philanthropy

To say that COVID-19 has had an affect on everyone would be an understatement. There isn’t a single industry that hasn’t been impacted by the virus. While there has been a significant rise in philanthropy over the past several decades the pandemic has created a major need for more giving.    As the nation experienced […]

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The Benefits of Community Gardening

Have you ever heard of a community garden? Urban agriculture, sometimes in the form of community gardening is a fantastic way to improve the health of community members, as well as benefit the environment. If you’re someone who is often involved with civic engagement then consider bringing the idea of a community garden to your […]

Js Outstanding Animal Organizations In 2020

Outstanding Animal Organizations in 2020

The noblest of causes revolve around helping those who are helpless, those who cannot help themselves. That is why caring for in-need animals is such a worthwhile, rewarding, and all-around wholesome endeavor. And that is why they are seriously deserving of recognition.   There are so many wonderful organizations that are deserving of recognition. One […]

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Virtual Fundraising Ideas

The social distancing regulations are still in effect in most states, although they have been loosened in some parts of the country. That being the case, it’s not business as usual for many companies and organizations, including nonprofit organizations. Many nonprofit organizations are reducing their fundraising efforts significantly or completely as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. […]

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How to Help Vulnerable Populations

The daily headlines are discouraging. Yet, as in times past, Americans are rising up to the occasion by helping fellow citizens in need. However, more help is needed. In this era of social distancing, agencies who need volunteers are adjusting their donation protocols so that those who wish to volunteer can so.   If you […]

Js Getting Young People Involved With Civic Engagement

Getting Young People Involved in Civic Engagement

America is a country long touted for its high levels of political vitality and civic engagement. Unfortunately, many young people in recent years have shown precious little inclination to take part in the democracy that makes this country so great. It is imperative that the education system encourages young people to be civically engaged and […]

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The Best Foods You Can Donate to a Food Bank

Throughout the United States, one in seven people struggle with not getting enough food. Many people rely on food banks to get the food they need to feed their families. Anyone can donate to a local food bank, but what donations help the most? Below you will find the best foods to donate to food […]

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How You Can Help the Homeless in the Winter

One of the hardest seasons of the year for the homeless community is winter. When the temperature starts to drop below the freezing point, people facing the elements are at risk for hypothermia which means they are also at risk for fatal consequences. This winter, try doing you part and help the homeless in one […]

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Charities That Help Children at Christmas

For Christmas this year, start a tradition with your family and give back to children who are in need. Below you will find four charities the help children during the holidays. Toys for Tots One of the most recognizable charities on this list is Toys for Tots. Between October and December you can purchase anew […]

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