Download it here: Newsletter Jan Feb 2013
“Thousands of at-risk children, seniors and developmentally disabled individuals will have access to dental care in 2013, as a result of $700,000 in Delta Dental of New Jersey Foundation grants awarded to 28 community non-profit organizations and programs in New Jersey and Connecticut.
Boys & Girls Club of Newark, Newark, NJ (Essex County): Provide support for the Children’s Dental Center, a free dental clinic at the Central Ward Clubhouse, with the goal to increase rates of annual dental checkups while reducing the rate of tooth decay, gum pain, and poor health among children and teenagers who are members of the Boys & Girls Club.”
You could win a $10,000 donation for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Newark!
Tell Family Dollar how a “Pay It Forward” donation to your local Boys & Girls Club would benefit you, your family and your community. If you’re a winner, a donation will be made in your name to your local Boys & Girls Club. Plus, you’ll win a Family Dollar gift card for yourself. Here’s what you can win:
Grand Prize (1 winner): $10,000 donation; $1,000 gift card
First Prize: (5 winners): $5,000 donation; $500 gift card
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A report funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found that providing dental services on site in a location where children attend other activities leads to a significant increase in dental visits. Healthy teeth are critical to healthy living. That
Linebacker David Harris learned about wide receiver Braylon Edwards
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- Hometown Huddle with the NY Jets
- Hurricane Sandy
- Write On Sports
- Flag Football & more!
Members in Write On Sports participate in classes two times a week, and learn all about the adventures of photo and sports journalism. After hurricane Sandy hit, the members regrouped and took a different approach by interviewing everyone in the Central Clubhouse about how Sandy affected them. They then uploaded the clips to Windows Movie Maker, and created their own video documentaries. They are very impressive!