Accomplishments

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Team Honored by NJNG 117th

7-13-24
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The NJVN would like to thank the NJNG 117th for honoring the team!

Thank you Krissy Soto Florez for always putting your soldiers first!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts Family Day for NJNG 117th

7-13-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW hosted Family Day for NJNG 117th!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Assisting Veterans at NJRC Vet Center

7-12-24
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The NJ VFW would like to thank the NJRC for having us assist veterans at their Vet Center!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
Raymond of Union Donation for Veterans

7-10-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank Raymond of Union for their generous donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Interviewed on PBS Television

7-6-24
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The NJVN would like to thank PBS television for interviewing us!

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If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Marches at Florham Park 4th of July Parade

7-4-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW marched in the Florham Park 4th of July parade!

Thank you Teammate / Sponsor Defalcos / Adam Rempfer for setting this event up.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Drops Off Essential Goods to Disabled Veterans

7-2-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW got to spend the day with our disabled Veterans residing at the Menlo Park Veterans Memorial Home!

We dropped off numerous boxes of personal hygiene products, clothing and some blankets!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Participates at Joy Dew Adult Program

7-2-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW got to spend the day at the Joy Dew Adult Program!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
Toys and Handmade Blankets Donations for Veterans

7-1-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Nutley VFW for their toys and homemade blankets donation!

Thank you Maria Hamlin for spearheading this project!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Handmade Blankets Donation for Veterans

6-30-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Prayer Shawl Ministry for making blankets for our veterans!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Donates Personal Hygiene Products and Clothing to Veterans

6-29-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN-NJ VFW spent time at the Kearny VFW and picked up personal hygiene products and clothing!

All items were donated from the Kearny Food Truck Festival!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
Electronic Scooter Donation for a Disabled Veteran

6-26-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN-NJ VFW would like to thank Arlene Hirsh for her scooter donation!

Teammate and AL Rochelle Park Post Commander, Dennis M Duddie, picked up the chair and will drop it off to a disabled veteran!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Electronic Scooter Donation for a Veteran

6-25-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN-NJ VFW would like to thank Stefan Vassollo for his electric scooter donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Invites 50 Veterans to Comic-Con

6-24-24
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The NJVN brought 50 veterans to Comic-Con at the Garden State Comic Fest!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Personal Hygiene Product Donation for Veterans

6-23-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Edison Wakefern for their generous personal hygiene product donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
Renna News Article About NJVN

6-22-24
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The NJVN would like to thank Renna Media for loving our veterans and uniformed heroes!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Donates Wheelchairs and Scooters to Disabled Veterans

6-20-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW received 4 power wheelchairs and scooters!

Teammate and State American Legion member, Dennis Duddie, delivered them to disabled veterans.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts Outreach Event at Community Hope for Veterans

6-19-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW hosted an outreach event at Community Hope!

We distributed personal hygiene products and clothing to our veterans!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Drops Off Personal Hygiene Kits at a VA Hospital

6-14-24
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The NJVN/ NJ VFW dropped off 200 personal hygiene kits to the VA Hospital!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Hosts Outreach Events for Veterans

6-14-24
Help us save Vets!

For the last few months, the NJ VFW has been hosting outreach events at NJRC Veterans Center!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
Union Columbiettes Donation for Veterans

6-13-24
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The NJVN would like to thank the Union Columbiettes for their generous donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Impact 4 Good Donates Personal Hygiene Kits For Veterans

6-12-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW would to thank Impact 4 Good for their 200 personal hygiene kits!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Receives Award From NJ State American Legion

6-11-24
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The NJVN would like to thank the NJ State American Legion for having us speak and honoring the team at their State Convention!

Thank you Dennis Duddie for selecting us for the award!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Attends Veteran Suicide Seminar

6-10-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank Amy Lipput for hosting the Conquer Suicide seminar at her farm “Hope Haven Rescue“!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Participates in Clifton Knights of Columbus Tank Pull

6-9-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW /NJ Goodwill and TRAPA joined forces and completed the Clifton Knights of Columbus’s Annual Tank Pull!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
Branchburg Rotary Supports NJVN Mission

6-7-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank our sponsor the Branchburg Rotary for once again making us one of your missions!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Participates in Frank Siller Interview With Blue Magazine

6-6-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Blue Magazine for allowing us to be part of the Frank Siller (Tunnels 2 Towers) meeting and interview!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Renna Media Article About NJVN Mission

6-5-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank Renna Media for sharing our mission with their readers!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Participates in Golf Tournament for Veterans

6-4-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the NJWA for having our veterans play at their annual golf tournament at Forgate Country Club!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts Convention to Benefit Veterans

6-1-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVFW hosted an amazing convention as they continue to focus on helping our veterans live a better way of life !

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Teammate Hosts Memorial Day Ruck March

5-31-24
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Teammate Marco Laguna hosted an awesome Memorial Day Ruck march!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Director Michael Boll Receives Silver Commendation Award

5-31-24
Help us save Vets!

The National and NJ VFW honored NJVN President Michael D. Boll with the Silver Commendation Award and National Recruiting Award! The VFW was our first and strongest supporter !

We are honored to work alongside our VFW family and continue to help our veterans live a better way of life! ifully!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Speaks at Garwood Memorial Day Ceremony

5-30-24
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Shadow and Outreach Director Frank Doc Schupp were asked to speak at the Garwood Memorial Day Ceremony.

During the ceremony, they were asked to light a candle in memory of those who paid the ultimate sacrifice. The ceremony was set up beautifully!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Speaks at Rowan University Veteran Conference

5-29-24
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The NJVN/NJVFW would like to thank Rowan University for having us speak at your veterans conference!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts “Coffee With a Vet” Event

5-28-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJ VFW hosted an outstanding “Coffee with a Vet” event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Marches in the Union Memorial Day Parade

5-27-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW had the honor and privilege to march in the Union Memorial Day Parade.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Hosts SPC Anthony Steitz Memorial Day Ruck March

5-27-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW had the honor of hosting its SPC Anthony Steitz Memorial Day Ruck March!

Thank you Union Jr ROTC for working on this wonderful event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN President Michael Boll Selected as Union Memorial Day Grand Marshal

5-26-24
Help us save Vets!

NJVN President Michael Boll was selected as the Union Memorial Day Grand Marshal by the Union Veterans Committee!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Attends Passaic County Vietnam War Wall Event

5-26-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN would like to thank the NJ SOS Stakeholders for putting together the Passaic County Vietnam War Wall event together!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Electric Wheelchair Donation to a Veteran in Need

5-26-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN would like to thank Nancy & Fred Scott for their generous electric wheelchair donation!

The chair was delivered by South River VFW post member Ed Molina to a veteran in need!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Interviewed on the Bill Spadea Show

5-26-24
Help us save Vets!

Shadow and Director of Outreach Services Doc Schupp were on the 101.5 FM Bill Spadeas show today!

They talked about the work of NJVN and Goodwill Veteran Services. They also gave a shout out to our friends at Strangers Helping Strangers and Operation K9 Beethoven!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Accomplishment
NJVN Drops off Food and Juice to a Local Veteran Shelter

5-25-24
Help us save Vets!

Shadow and NJVN Director of Outreach Services Doc Schupp dropped off a car full of food and juice some awesome veterans at a local veterans shelter and community today!

We thank our Strangers Helping Strangers family for their support! We were able to help some of our local veteran heroes fight food insecurity!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts Pup Patrol Hike

5-25-24
Help us save Vets!

The team hosted a Pup Patrol Hike! Great job Doc Schupp for setting it up!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Jersey City Veterans Group Memorial Day Service

5-25-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Jersey City Veterans Group for having us at your Memorial Day service!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Clothes and Personal Hygiene Product Drop Off for Veterans

5-24-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN would like to thank the Armanino Foundation for helping us sort out our storage area!

All the clothes and personal hygiene products were sorted neatly and today we dropped off packages to the Lyons VA and Community Hope!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Speaks About Veterans at Memorial Day Event

5-23-24
Help us save Vets!

Shadow and NJVN Outreach Director Doc Schupp spoke about veterans and Memorial Day at the Atlantic Health Memorial Day ceremony and were honored with 2 Atlantic health challenge coins!

Thank you so much for having them and for thinking of our veterans!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends “Proud to be an American” Event

5-23-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Somerset County Vo-Tech School for having us at their “Proud to be an American “ event.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Post 2648 North Bergen VFW Memorial Day Event

5-22-24
Help us save Vets!

Frank Doc Schupp and Shadow attended the Post 2648 North Bergen VFW Memorial Day event!

A quick shout out to Rebecca Miller Pringle who has been doing an awesome job during her tenure as the VFW commander!

Thank you for all of her hard work and community events that fill the house like this one. It is easily one of the most active posts around!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Union Jr. ROTC Places Flags on Fallen Military Heroes

5-22-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Union Jr ROTC for placing flags on our fallen military heroes!

We would also like to thank our sponsor Johnny Napkins for donating 20 pizzas.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Holds Car Wash to Benefit VFW Veteran Programs

5-20-24
Help us save Vets!

Shadow and Director of Outreach Doc Schupp went to the Elmwood Park VFW car wash and washed cars at the Elmwood Park Rec Center.

All money raised at the car wash goes towards VFW veteran programs!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN and Disabled Veterans Attend Military Appreciation Day at Somerset Patriots Stadium

5-19-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW would like to thank the Somerset Patriots for having us and the disabled veterans from the Veterans Housing Unit at your Military Appreciation Day!

Thank you Kelly Mazzocchi and the Summit Elks for giving food gift cards to our veterans attending the game!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Food Drop Off for Veterans at Lyons VA

5-18-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW dropped off food, clothing and bedding to the Community Hope Housing Unit at Lyons!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Union County 200 Club Valor Awards

5-17-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW would like to thank teammate Joseph O’Neill for inviting us to the Union County 200 Clubs Valor awards!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Personal Hygiene Products for Veterans

5-16-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW and NJ Goodwill would like to thank the students at the Lightbridge Academy for collecting several boxes of personal hygiene products for our veterans in need!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Teammate Lt Col Debbie Skeete Bernard Receives NJ State Women’s Leadersip Award

5-14-24
Help us save Vets!

Congratulations to our teammate Lt Col Debbie Skeete Bernard for receiving the prestigious New Jersey State Women’s Leadership Award!

She is an amazing leader and we are honored to have her on our team!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Teammate Officer Eric Crafton Honored for His Commitment to Helping Veterans

5-13-24
Help us save Vets!

Officer Eric Crafton was honored by the North Bergen VFW Post 2648 at their Change of Command Ceremony.

He was acknowledged for his unwavering commitment to maintaining the highest standards of law enforcement, evidenced by his successful coordination of a massive Veterans Day event at the American Dream Mall and his commitment to aiding homeless veterans in securing suitable housing.

Officer Crafton is assigned part-time to our Community Relations Unit and has shown remarkable dedication to the community.

We congratulate him on his well-deserved recognition. We also congratulate newly appointed Post Commander, Navy Seal Joe Masalta. We warmly welcome him to our community and wish him the utmost success in his new role.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Hunanitarian Awards Presented to NJVN Teammates Joseph O’Neil and Robert Jeans

5-13-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the UCHRC for presenting humanitarian awards to teammates Joseph O’Neil and Robert Jeans!

Both men have made a huge impact with helping veterans live a better way of life.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Medical Equipment Donations for Veterans

5-12-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank Fred Scott Nancy Scott and Eric A. Kaiser for their medical equipment donations!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Event Which Collected Personal Hygiene Products for Veterans

5-12-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Pompton Lakes Walk for Hope team for hosting an amazing event!

The team collected about 2000 pieces of personal hygiene products, much needed for our veterans!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Roseland VFW 50th Anniversary Gala

5-4-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Roseland VFW for having us at their 50th Anniversary Gala!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Garwood Senior Center Meeting

5-3-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Garwood Senior Center for having us at your meeting!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Receives Military Appreciation Month Award

5-2-24
Help us save Vets!

In honor of Military Appreciation Month, NJ Assemblywoman Michele Matsikoudis presented official state resolutions to the leaders and sponsors of the New Jersey Veterans Network!

Thank you to Michael Boll and Doc Schupp for their steadfast service! A shoutout to Adam Rempfer, Joseph Montes, Paul Carvalho, and Joseph O’Neill Jr. for all that they do to support New Jersey veterans!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Donates New Handmade Blankets to Disabled Veterans

4-30-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW dropped off new handmade blankets for the disabled veterans at Community Hope!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Donates New Clothes to Veterans

4-29-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW dropped off new clothes to our heroes living at Menlo Park Veterans Memorial Home!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Interviewed by PBS and NPR News

4-27-24
Help us save Vets!

We had the opportunity to do an interview for PBS and NPR News!

The episode highlights how we work with other veteran organizations and volunteers who put veterans first! This episode should air in a month!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Visits Jersey City Students

4-26-24
Help us save Vets!

Shadow,Salamon and Outreach Director Doc Schupp visited school children last week. They taught the students about community volunteering and Veterans as part of a Jersey City program.

The kids loved Shadow and watched a video about some of our NJVN team. Thank you to the kids for the warm welcome and to PS34 for having our pictures in their newsletter.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Donates Scrubs to Sussex County School Nurses

4-20-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW donated a truck load of hospital scrubs to the Sussex County School Nurses!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Veterans Stand Down Event

4-19-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW and Goodwill NY/NJ would like thank the SOS Stakeholders for hosting an amazing Veterans Stand Down event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Latino Veterans of NJ Event

4-18-24
Help us save Vets!

Great time at the Oath of Office for the Latino Veterans of NJ. We look forward to working with and seeing good things come from this team.

Congratulations to the new President, Orlando Miranda. He’s a good man and we know good things will come from him.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Rocky 4 Movie Event for Veterans

4-15-24
Help us save Vets!

NJVN, Goodwill and Rochelle Park American Legion held a Rocky movie event for our heroes! We watched the new re-edited version of Rocky 4 – Rocky vs Drago!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Speaks to US Marines at McGuire Joint Base

4-14-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW would like to thank Chris Telofski from the NJ Marine Corps League for having us speak to the US Marines at McGuire Joint Base!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Veterans Health Fair

4-13-24
Help us save Vets!

We would like to thank Community Hope for hosting an amazing Veterans health fair!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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L&A Transport Bedding Donation for Veterans

4-13-24
Help us save Vets!

We would like to thank L&A Transport for their generous Bedding donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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USCIS Newark Office’s Veterans Affinity Group Donations for Veterans

4-12-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the “Employees of the USCIS Newark Office’s Veterans Affinity Group” for their generous personal hygiene products donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Cranford VFW Donates Groceries for Veterans

4-12-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW would like to thank the Cranford VFW for their generous grocery donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Uniform States of America Donation for Veterans

4-12-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW would like to thank Uniform States of America for donating multiple boxes of hospital scrubs

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Food and Clothing Donations to Veteran Hospital

4-10-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW dropped off food and new clothing to the Veterans Hospitals!

Thank you Adrain Romero and Uniform States of America for their generous donations!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends NJRC Vet Center Outreach Event

4-9-24
Help us save Vets!

We would like to thank the NJRC Vet Center for having us at their outreach event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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New Jersey Wireless Association Donation for Veterans

4-8-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN would like to thank our sponsors from the New Jersey Wireless Association for their generous donation!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Nutley VFW Donations for Soldiers

4-8-24
Help us save Vets!

Nutley VFW donated a huge amount of food, toiletries, blankets and personal hygiene products for our soldiers leaving for a deployment!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Operation Beethoven Veterans Outreach Event

4-7-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/ NJ VFW and Goodwill NY/NJ would like to thank our friends from Operation Beethoven for having us at your Veterans outreach event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Donations for Veterans

3-28-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN donated outdoor games, 25 ft movie screen, projector and other electronic equipment to the NJ VFW!

VFW Member Adrain Romero donated 2000 new shirts, hats, and jogging suits for our upcoming clothing drive!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Feeds Veterans at Menlo Park Veterans Home

3-24-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW visited and fed some of our heroes at the Menlo Park Veterans Home!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Jersey City VFW Veterans Fair

3-24-24
Help us save Vets!

The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Jersey City VFW for hosting a Veteran’s Fair!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Preparing for Food and Clothing Event for Veterans

3-22-24
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We picked up free food and clothing donations for veterans from the VFW today!

We are giving away free groceries, toys clothes and hot meals at our NJVN/VfW Goodwill veteran services event on Sunday! All free for veterans!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Ryders Cup 2025 Pre-Meeting

3-19-24
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The NJVN/ NJ VFW attended the Ryders Cup 2025 pre-meeting!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts St. Patrick’s Day Event for Veterans

3-17-24
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The Union VFW hosted a small St Patrick’s Day event at their post!

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NJVN Visits Veterans Haven Shelter

3-17-24
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Shadow, Helena and Outreach Director Frank Doc Schupp visited Veterans Haven shelter and brought them donuts and coffee.

We spoke to them about Goodwill HVRP and NJVN programs. We also prepped them for a movie night event we will have next week!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Weekend Events Helping Veterans

3-17-24
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It was a very busy weekend for the NJVN last weekend! We congratulated our brother Duddie on producing an awesome American Legion event.

We also supported the Elmwood Park Elks breakfast fundraiser. We did a table at the awesome SOS stakeholders event in Ridgefield.

Last but not least, we had a meeting with the VFW Museum in Bayonne!

Good times, great events and one of NJs favorite dogs! God bless America !

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NJVN Day Out In The Woods Event for Veterans

3-16-24
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The NJ VFW and Hunters Helping Heroes has a partnership to provide an outlet for veterans and first responders a day out in the woods.

Thank you Freedom First Farm & Preserve for hosting this event!

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NJVN Speaks to Gulf Company 2/25 4th Marine Division Troops

3-10-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the NJ Marine Corps League for having us speak to troops from Gulf Company 2/25 4th Marine Division!

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NJVN Receives Award for Helping Veterans

3-10-24
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The NJVN would like thank the NJNG Family State Programs Office for awarding our team!

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NJVN Dessert Dropoff for Veteras

3-9-24
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The NJVN/ NJ VFW made a quick dessert drop off for our hospitalized veterans!

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NJVN Advocating for Veterans in Washington DC

3-8-24
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VFW Members from all over the country spent the week in Washington DC advocating for veterans with our legislators!

It was a great experience and opportunity being a part of this outstanding initiative!!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Meeting to Combat Veteran Suicide

3-7-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank Jennifer Hunt, the Whitehouse Director of Military Engagement, for meeting us today!!

We are looking forward to working together to combat veteran suicide and promote PTSD awareness!

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NJVN Clothing and Personal Items Drive for Veterans

2-24-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank all of the volunteers and people who donated to our Veteran’s clothing/personal items drive!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Vehicle Refurbished by Defalco’s Towing and Auto Body

2-22-24
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The NJVN would like to thank Defalco’s Towing & Auto Body for refurbishing our charity’s vehicle!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Elks Breakfast Event for Veterans

2-20-24
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Shadow and I were honored to lead this Elks event with the Pledge of Allegiance. The Elks did an amazing job putting this event together with free breakfast for dozens of veterans!

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NJVN Lazer Tag Event for Veterans

2-19-24
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Love working with our younger veterans! Shadow Lazer Tag was a big success! The NJIT veterans team defeated the William Paterson University team this time!! Good times, good people and good fun at another New Jersey Veterans Network and Phoenix event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Speaks at Reformed Church of Linden

2-18-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Reformed Church of Linden for having us speak at the church!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Helps Veterans With Claims

2-17-24
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The NJVN/NJVFW got to spend the day doing claims for our heroes staying at the Community Hope Village!

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NJVN Speaks at Union K of C Meeting

2-13-24
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The NJVN/NJVFW would like to thank the Union K of C for having us speak at your meeting.

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Attends Hunt for Veterans

2-11-24
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The NJVN would like to thank the NJ VFW and Hunters Helping Heroes for hosting an amazing hunt!!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

NJVN Director Michael Boll Profiled In Make the Connection Mini Series

2-4-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Make the Connection Production team for having us on their mini series!

Check out the video! VIDEO

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NJVN Sponsor Strength and Honor MC Club Donates Coats to Vets

2-4-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Strength and Honor MC Club for their generous coat donations!

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NJVN Teammate Major General Lisa Hou Promoted

2-2-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to congratulate our friend Major General Lisa Hou for her promotion!

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NJVN Discusses Proposed 9-11 Responders Bill in Interview

1-31-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank NJ Spotlight/PBS for interviewing us about the proposed 9-11 responders bill!

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NJVN Selected for Make a Connection National Mental Health Awareness Campaign

1-26-24
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The NJVN would like to thank the Make a ConnectionTeam for selecting us for their National Mental Health Awareness campaign!

Check out the video! VIDEO

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Car Donation for a Veteran

1-23-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank Delta Collision Inc and Gieco Recycled Rides for donating a newly refurbished car to veteran Maria Salazar!

Now Maria will be able to continue her mission assisting veterans and their families with their needs!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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NJVN Hosts Veterans Family Day

1-21-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW hosted a Veterans Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle family day!

The team had a video game tournament on a 20 foot screen for kids and one for the adults. Winners received hoverboards, a tablet and an Alexa Echo!

We had 23 veterans choose between 4 local pizzerias for their favorite pizza!. The winner was Grumpy’s Pizza in Saddle brook.

Veterans were given new jackets, toiletries, and toys for their children!

Therapy dogs Shadow and Beethoven of the Operation K9 Beethoven team brought joy to everyone!

It was a busy day for everyone who helped out. Thank you Lori Negri, Anna Khomuk, Pedro Muriel, Michael D. Boll, Daniel Demitri, David Boone and the team over at William J. Mulligan VFW Post 281, which serves Elmwood Park & Fair Lawn.

Thank you to Operation K9 Beethoven. Thank you for helping create an awesome event!

If you are interested in joining the team please send me your name email and phone number.

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Donations by the Central Jersey Leathernecks Marine Corps for Veterans

1-21-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Central Jersey Leathernecks Marine Corps for their generous donation!

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Donations for Veterans at the Lyons VA Hospital

1-21-24
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The NJVN/NJVFW would like to thank both the Corner Property Management and Rick Santiago for their generous donations!

All items were sent to the Lyons VA hospital for our veterans!

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NJVN Attends Twp of Union MLK Day of Service Event

1-15-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the Twp of Union elected officials for having us at their MLK Day of Service event and the Union County Fatherhood Initiative Coalition.

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NJVN Attends NJ National Guard Farewell Ceremony

1-10-24
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The NJVN/NJ VFW would like to thank the NJ National Guard for having us at your farewell ceremony!

We wish all of our uniformed heroes a safe and healthy deployment!

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