Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Good News Grants

Several of the Volunteer Center programs are recent (and proud!) recipients of grants.

Chore Service: Provident Bank, Hackensack Rotary Club

VIPS and Mentoring Moms jointly: New York Giants Foundation, TD Bank Charitable Foundation

Mentoring Moms: PNC Foundation, St. Elizabeth Church (Wyckoff), Zonta of Bergenfield

Volunteers in Protective Services: TJX Foundation

Bergen LEADS: BD, Bergen Community College, Bergen County’s United Way, Englewood Area Community Foundation, Hudson City Savings Charitable Foundation, PSEG Foundation, Russell Berrie Foundation, United Water Foundation

Community Volunteer Services: State Farm Insurance, Palisades Educational Foundation

General Operating Support: Community Chest of Englewood, Englewood Rotary Club, Kreisler Manufacturing, Leonia Community Chest, Munch-Bilheimer Foundation, Redlich Horwitz Foundation and Sony Electronics.

Each of these grants is being put to good use in fulfilling our mission, and we welcome additional support! The Volunteer Center must raise over $500,000 every year from corporations, foundations and individuals to keep our outstanding programs in operation.

As the end of the year approaches, so do appeals from nonprofits. We hope you'll keep the Volunteer Center in mind! We do tremendous good for our community and will put your donation to good use.

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