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Bonner Staff Visit Shore During the Holidays

On December 21st, Heather Camp, Senior Program Director at the Bonner Center, and Patrick Donohue, Assistant Provost for Community Engaged Learning and Partnerships, visited two sites along the Jersey Shoreline: Union Beach and Ortley Beach. Pat and Heather toured the beach towns to get a sense of the damage left behind by super storm Sandy… Continue Reading

Volunteers Help Out Over the Weekend – December 14-16, 2012

On Saturday, December 15th, four TCNJ volunteers, including three Bonner Community Scholars, volunteered at Union Beach, NJ from 8:00am to 3:00pm. They cleaned up trash that had been washed up by the storm and picked up other debris that was cluttering the local beach. They also volunteered with the Union Beach Fire Department, where they… Continue Reading

TCNJ Here for Home T-Shirts Are Here!

TCNJ Here for Home is selling T-Shirts in the TCNJ Book Store! They will also be available for purchase online coming soon. T-Shirts are $14.99 and all the proceeds will go to the TCNJ Here for Home Campaign. The money will go to paying for transportation and materials for volunteers that will and have been… Continue Reading

Here for Home Weekend Activities – December 8-9, 2012

TCNJ Here for Home was involved in three activities this weekend. On Saturday, approximately 250 volunteers, six of which were from TCNJ, gathered in Cattus Island Park in Toms River, NJ. The park is known for its walking trails, vast marshlands and its learning center for junior park volunteers. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy,… Continue Reading

Volunteers Help Out in Mansaquan Over the Weekend

On December 1st, 17 volunteers from TCNJ, including students and faculty, worked with First Presbyterian Church of Manasquan. Volunteers cleared out furniture, removed sand from homes, removed floors and sheetrock that was damaged in the storm as well as insulation that was ruined by Sandy in four separate homes. The group of volunteers also delivered… Continue Reading

TCNJ Greek Life Collects Donations for Here for Home

On Wednesday, November 28th, TCNJ Greek Life hosted an event on campus during which individuals brought donations to the Bonner Center. The various Greek Life organizations had been collecting donations for three weeks leading up to the event, including canned foods, hot chocolate, jackets and blanket for victims of Hurricane Sandy. During the event, members… Continue Reading