Friends of JJ is shifting gears during the Covid19 outbreak in NJ. We have made a plan to support our wonderful healthcare workers at our local hospitals by supplying a catered dinner to them. Our first dinner was on Friday April 24th for the ER & ICU staff at Riverview Medical Center. Dinner, dessert &
We have officially wrapped up our 6th Annual Toys of JOY toy drive. This year the support we received was simply amazing. Toys were delivered to 25 hospitals across NJ, NY & PA. We supported local families, made hospital visits with Santa and threw a party at St Peter’s University hospital for dozens of children.
Friends of JJ has started a new tradition of hosting a Thanksgiving meal for the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House. We are calling it our own FriendsGiving. The Ronald McDonald House hosts the families of children being treated at near by hospitals. The house is a warm home away from home for these
Friends of JJ Stirred Up Smiles this Halloween at many local hospitals. With the help of our supporters we were able to donate costumes and crafts to multiple places including St. Josephs Children”s Hospital, Ronald McDonald House and Children’s Specialized Hospital. We also hosted our Annual Halloween Party at St. Peter’s University Medical Center on
Friends of JJ is Being BOLD & Going GOLD this month for Childhood Cancer Awareness by collecting donations for a FUN FUND for the Pediatric Cancer Patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center! Friends of JJ will MATCH every donation to MAXIMIZE THE FUN! To Donate visit our website FRIENDSOFJJ.ORG and click the donate tab– every donor will
In early August, Friends of JJ was contacted by a staff member of at a local hospital seeking help for a critically ill 11 year old patient. The child was being treated for a degenerative neuromuscular disease at the hospitals PICU (Pediatric Intensive Care Unit). The child was staying there with their siblings and single