The Greater Pascack Valley Chamber of commerce is organizing a Regional Day of Service to take place on Friday, October 2, 2015. We will start by delivering meals (Pascack Valley Meals on Wheels) in the morning locally (10am-12pm) and then in the afternoon we will be gathering/organizing items from necessities drive which is taking place for the month prior (see below). We will also be writing “Thank You for Your Service” letters to include in the military care packages.
Our Necessities Drive
Part of our Regional Day of Service activities on October 2nd will include facilitating a regional necessities drive for Mahwah Marine Moms/North Jersey Military Moms, an organization dedicated to collecting and distributing items to deployed troops, local veteran homes, and homeless veterans.
What We Need!
- Toiletries for example: deodorant (non-aerosol), wisps (single-use toothbrushes), ChapStick lip balm, eye drops, shaving gel, cartridge-style razors, men’s body wash, etc.
- Travel Size Items like: Q-tips, baby wipes, baby and foot powder, mouthwash, etc.
- Snacks such as: craisins, raisins, power/protein bars, meat sticks/Slim Jims/beef jerky, mints/gum/Tic Tacs, tuna kits, small bags of nuts, and sunflower seeds, individual pack of powdered drink mix (Gatorade or ice tea for adding to water bottles), etc.
Where to Drop Off!
The Month of September… Service… Support…
213 Rivervale Road, River Vale
10am-4pm Daily Sun thr Sat
Johl & Company
199 Center Ave, Westwood
Kearny Bank Old Tappan
207 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan
9am-3pm M-F; 9am-12pm Sat
Modera Wealth Management
56 Jefferson Avenue, 2nd Floor, Westwood
Pascack Community Bank – Westwood Office
21 Jefferson Ave, Westwood, NJ 07675
9am-5pm M-F and 9-12 Sat
Drive Ends October 1st, 2015!
For more information:
Contact: Anna Lui, 2015 GPVCOC President,
Phone: (201) 781-4909
Fulfilling Our Mission:
Our mission for the past four decades has been making the Greater Pascack Valley a better place to work and live through Philanthropy, Leadership, Collaboration, and Connections.