By DeFranciscoAugust 20, 2009
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Community Programs and Services
Fisher House Support
Combined professional associations raised $75,000 in 2007 and $156,000 in 2008 for Fisher House who support Soldiers and their Families during their time of need by providing "a home away from home" that enables Family members to be close to a loved one at the most stressful time -- during hospitalization for an illness, disease or injury. For more information visit www.fisherhouse.org
Free Admission to local beaches
Monmouth County Legislation authorized free admission to local beaches for active duty Soldiers and their Families (ID required) with a projected savings of $7.00 per person.
Red Cross Adopt-A-Unit Campaign
The Central New Jersey Chapter of the American Red Cross coordinates an adopt-a-unit campaign to encourage local businesses and organizations to support deploying Soldiers and their Families. For more information visit www.njredcross.org.