Q4 Newsletter: December 2019

December 23, 2019

Seasons Greetings. Wishing you all a blessed holiday season and happy & healthy 2020! 2020 UPCOMING EVENTS LHS WIN VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE Thurs, January 9, 2020, 3:30-6:30pm. Start the new year off right with our first LHS volunteer event of 2020. We are looking for volunteers to help serve a meal to families at a shelter…

Month in Review: November 2019

December 1, 2019

In the spirit of this past Thanksgiving, we would like to start this monthly review by thanking all of our supporters. We are so grateful for all that you do for JDJ and all of the love you have shown us this past year. We wish you all a wonderful start to the holiday season.…

Month in Review: October 2019

November 1, 2019

SUMBA CAMPAIGN We are still accepting donations towards our Sumba campaign. So far, we have raised ~$2,000 from generous donors and our shuffleboard fundraiser. We have already sent our grant of $24,644 to The Sumba Foundation for the renovation and construction of six health clinics in Indonesia. Phase 1 has just been completed, where the…

Q3 Newsletter: September 2019

October 1, 2019

BIG NEWS! THE SUMBA FOUNDATION PARTNERSHIP We are proud to begin this newsletter with some exciting news! A project that has been in the works for the last year and a half is finally ready to be announced. We have been looking for JDJ to make an impact abroad and have had the perfect place…

Month in Review: August 2019

September 1, 2019

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS EVENT SPONSORSHIP We are looking forward to the happy hour we are sponsoring in Jersey City for our friends at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson and Union Counties. Thursday, September 12th from 6:30-9:30PM they will be hosting a fundraiser at The Ashford in Jersey City. We will be matching all door donations to…

Month in Review: July 2019

August 1, 2019

A LOOK INSIDE A DIFFERENT TYPE OF CANCER RESEARCH LAB When we learned of Dana-Farber’s unique work using mathematics to help with cancer treatment, we knew we had to get involved. Thanks to some recent photos taken directly by our research team, you can get a great feel of what the JDJ research lab is like on…

Q2 Newsletter: June 2019

June 30, 2019

WHEELCHAIRS The wheelchair recipients keep rolling in. We have granted our fourth wheelchair to a 6yr old who loves the thrill of racing. Meet Aadil, a vibrant kid who loves to be on the move. He is currently a trainee in the Rising New York Road Runners Program, and we are overjoyed to be helping him attain…

JDJ Establishes Research Fund at Dana-Farber

June 21, 2019

The JDJ Foundation is proud to have established a research fund at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA.

Month in Review: May 2019

May 31, 2019

THIRD WHEELCHAIR RECIPIENT Meet our third wheelchair recipient, Logan. Logan is a young athlete and the star goalie for his soccer team. We met his family on May 14th, and provided him with the Strike Force Power Wheelchair and Soccer Guard. Previously, he did not have his own adaptive chair which made playing very difficult. He was…

Month in Review: April 2019

April 30, 2019

Monte Carlo & Wheelchairs
Fundraising for a Good Cause
First Wheelchair Recipient
Winners, Winners, Winners!

Education & LHS
MakeSPP 2.0
LHS Meets RMHNY

Stand Up To Cancer