Make a Child's Holiday Wishes Come True
The AECDC is delighted to be running its Annual Holiday Wishing Wall to provide toys and needed clothing to needy children in the New Brunswick area beginning on November 11. Many children receive few if any gifts for the holidays. Many of them request items like warm coats and blankets - things we consider the necessities of life. You can...
Black Friday is turning into Track Friday
Individuals, families and groups are challenging the commercial effect of Black Friday’s frantic sales and shopping. Instead, they are turning the day after Thanksgiving into Track Friday, where hundreds of people walk or run for the charity of their choice. Of the four locations in New Jersey, the closest event will be held at the Highland Park...
Community-wide diaper drive brings more than 10,000 baby diapers to AECDC Diaper Program!
From New Brunswick City Hall to the State Theater, at Robert Wood Johnson-University Hospital and SilverLine Windows, bright diaper collection boxes were filled with diapers for babies who otherwise could spend a whole day in a single diaper. Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple spear-headed the drive as part of their on-going efforts to help the...