The Newcomers Club of Rumson, Fair Haven, Little Silver and Shrewsbury raised $25,775 for Sea Bright Rising, The Club's 2013-2014 designated charity. Sea Bright Rising is a non-profit organization devoted to the relief of the displaced residents and general recovery of the town of Sea Bright as a result of the devastation created by Hurricane Sandy.
Club hosted three main fundraising events throughout the year. These
events included, “Touch a Truck” family fun day, “A Toast to
the Town” wine and beer tasting and “Lucky Name” chance
auction. 100% of the proceeds from all three events were donated to
Sea Bright Rising.
The Newcomers Club officially presented a check of the total money raised to Chris Wood, founder of Sea Bright Rising, on May 21st at the Club's annual President's Luncheon, held at Fromagerie in Rumson.
The Newcomers Club was established in 1972 for the residents of Rumson, Fair Haven, Little Silver and Shrewsbury and offers something for everyone! The Club provides its members several monthly social events and charitable projects, in addition to many valuable services to smooth your transition to our community. For more information on The Newcomers Club, please visit our website at www.newcomersclubinc.com.