Hometown Heroes is partnering with Dr. Lauren Laurino a.k.a. “Dr. Ren,” and Community Green Market Organizers to launch #ThinkHealthyTuesday, or #THT. Here’s an official statement from Dr. Ren: “I AM so grateFULL to be honored as an official USA Hometown Hero ‘Health Hero’ and like everything else I do, I AM paying it forward to YOU! […]
Hometown Heroes President Mike Schwartz was on Comcast Newsmakers talking about the Be A Hero program, Food Hero Mimi Kozma, and his upcoming radio show with Mimi on America’s Talk Radio Network. You can watch the full interview below.
Our good friend and supporter Veronica Cole lost her son Martin Thomas Cole-Haag on May 10th…he was only 24 years old. The family could use some help with final expenses. Veronica and Martin are supporters of Hometown Heroes and have volunteered on many occasions. Your help during these rough times will be greatly appreciated.
Recently, Hometown Heroes was contacted when the tragic loss of a young mother left her two children in desperate need of an advocate as their grandparents fought for custody. The legal battle became a financial struggle for the grandparents who were living on a very fixed income and had just covered the funeral expenses for […]
Congratulations to the Murphy Family from Morristown, NJ for winning our Guitar Raffle! Ticket #178 was the lucky one and now the family have one custom guitar from Justin Biltonen of 3 Doors Down AND one guitar covered in celebrity autographs! Enjoy those guitars, Murphy Family! Big thanks again to Justin for designing our guitar. […]
The new episode of Food Hero Mimi Kozma is live on YouTube! Hometown Heroes President Mike Schwartz teams up with Mimi to help Teresa, a woman who has gone blind from diabetes. Teresa hasn’t left her home in 8 years, but Mike & Mimi get her out of the house for a day in Atlantic City she’ll […]
Need some green this month?! Hometown Heroes has you covered with their limited edition t-shirt available S M L XL XXL for only $10.00!!! – talk about a great price. You can either pick up at our office, or we can ship them for an additional $3.99 Sizes Small Medium Large XL XXL
Tax season is upon us and we’ve teamed up with Liberty Tax Service in Toms River because of their support for the local community. This year, if Liberty prepares your taxes, they will donate $50 to Hometown Heroes. So you get your taxes prepared AND you help those in need. All you need is to print […]
A massive, multi-alarm fire that lit up the western skyline along the Hudson River has destroyed an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey and left hundreds homeless. Edgewater Mayor Michael McPartland, who took office Jan. 2, declared a local state of emergency as firefighters battling the blaze reported it remaining out of control four hours […]
We’re very grateful for this donation of $3,000 from Blue Ridge Heating & Cooling. Bill Stueber and his daughter Jennifer came into our office recently to present us with this check. Hometown Heroes Executive Director Jennifer Barna is seen here accepting the check. We honored Jen at our 2011 Gala & Awards Dinner for her […]