Charity, Non-Profit Events in New Jersey

Fund Raisers for Recognized Charities

New Jersey Charity & Fund Raising Events

New Jersey scheduled fund raising charity non-profit events

These events include exhibits, walks, performances, gala's, shows, and other charity activities.

Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

Scheduled NJ Charity, Non-Profit Events

October Charity Events

Annual Tricky Tray @ St. Thomas Church
Wednesday., October 5, 2016; @ 7:30pm. ( doors open at 5:00pm)
St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Catholic Church
Parish Center
1407 St. Georges Avenue
Rahway, NJ
Tickets & Information: Barbara at 732-382-2147 or 732-382-5300
Attendees will receive a sheet of raffle tickets, cake and coffee. The Grand prizes are flat-screen HDTV, a Laptop, and an I-Pad. There are Theme Baskets, Gift Certificate Raffle, and high-valued prizes include a vacuum, rocking chair, ice cooler, ladies' watch, NFL tickets, tools, and toys.
The kitchen will be open at 5pm to serve you a full dinner menu, of ethnic specialities including stuffed cabbages, pierogis, kielbasi subs, hamburger and hot dogs.

Lake Loop 2016
Sunday, October 9, 2016
Hopatcong State Park
Landing, NJ
Website (information & Registration)
This event features a Bicycle, Trail & Paddle Challenge with breathtaking views of Lake Hopatcong. Participants can join in on a 20, 40 or 62 mile scenic bike ride, and/or 1.5 mile or 5K adventure trail run/walk and/or a 2.5 mile beautiful paddle on the lake itself. This year a dog walk option has been added for participants that will follow our adventure trail (1.5 or 5K) run/walk path. Participate in one, two or three events to discover and celebrate some of the many ways to enjoy Lake Hopatcong.
They will be collecting pet food and supplies to donate to a local animal shelter. Pre-register and get a Lake Loop t-shirt while supplies last. Proceeds from this event will benefit The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF), a 501(c) (3) charitable organization dedicated to improving Lake Hopatcong for all, now and in the years to come.

Wantage Township 9th Annual Veterans Memorial Car, Truck & Bike Show
Sunday, October 9, 2016, from 11am to 4pm; (Rain Date: Sunday, October 16, 2016)
Woodbourne Veterans Memorial Park
145 Sherman Ridge Road
Wantage, NJ
Website (Information & Registration)
or call Chris at 973-352-9203.
Proceeds from this event will benefit the Welcome Home Vets Fund of New Jersey, Inc
Free spectator admission, but donations of non-perishable items for local food pantry would be greatly appreciated.
Food & cold refreshments available all day, live music, door prizes, 50/50, tricky tray. Trophies awarded in multiple classes for cars, motorcycles & trucks. $15 pre-registration by 9/23/16, $20 day of show, registration from 11am to 1pm, goodie bags to first 100 registrants.

The Stickley Museum's Head, Hand & Heart Gala
Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
Knoll Country Club East
1130 Knoll Rd. Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034
Website (information & Tickets)
Hosted by The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms, this event features a celebration of the spirit of community and civic engagement that launched and sustains the Stickley Museum and has always been part of the Arts and Crafts movement.
Support a great cause and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow Stickley enthusiasts with a cocktail reception, seated dinner, live music, a Wine Pull, and live and silent auctions.

6th Annual Zumbathon Charity Event "Party in Pink"
Saturday, October 15, 2016
106 Bergen Ave,
Ridgefield Park, NJ
Website (Register on-line)
This event supports Breast Cancer Awareness. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Breast Center at Hackensack University Medical Center to help those who cannot afford to have procedures such as mammograms, biopsies, etc. You can register online at the link provided here or in person with cash or check. If donating by check, it must be made payable to "Hackensack University Medical Center" and the reference line must include "Breast Center Fund". You can order your Official 2016 Party in Pink T-Shirt OR Tank at our ticket link online as well. Also, due to our limited space, every person entering our Zumbathon must have preregistered for this event by donating online or in person. (This includes adults and children) We thank you for understanding!

Parker Homestead-1665 to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Honor the Restoration of the Three Barns
Sunday, October 16, 2016 @t 12:30pm
Parker Homestead-1665
235 Rumson Road,
Little Silver 07739
Price: Free
This event features a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the restoration of the Homestead’s three barns. Complimentary light refreshments will be available after the ceremony attended by board members State, County and local officials. Tours of the barns and the Homestead will be available from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend and it is free to all, but donations to the Homestead are welcome. The barn restoration is the result of the combined efforts of the Borough of Little Silver and The Parker Homestead-1665 - a private, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation that encourages and guides the restoration and use of The Parker Homestead.

Burlington County Out of the Darkness Community Walk
Saturday, October 22nd, 2016; 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Laurel Acres Park
1045 S Church St.
Mt. Laurel NJ
Website (Information & Registration)
Contact: Kyra Berry 609-792-3170
This event features a walk to support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and help raise awareness about mental illness. Join in for this worthy cause as we share the message of hope and unite those that have been affected by suicide by participating in Burlington County's first annual Out of the Darkness Community Fundraising Walk.
Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts.

Comedy Fundraiser to Benefit the Niagara Hose Company #6
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Kosciuszko Club (TK Club)
Route 130 and York St
Burlington, NJ
Tickets @ 20 each will not be sold at the door. Call 609-346-0669 to reserve.
Featured on this show are local professionals: Chris Covert, who has performed in clubs and casinos all over Las Vegas, Atlantic City and NYC; Jerrold Benford, who has performed at NYC clubs including Caroline’s and Gotham; and Mollie Sperduto, who was a finalist in 2014’s Comedy Competition at the Tropicana A.C.
Doors open at 7PM, with a cash bar and finger foods available for you to purchase and enjoy before the 8:00 showtime.
Proceeds from this event will suppport the firefighters at the Niagara Hose Company #6.

November Charity Events

Beer Pairings Dinner with Garrett Oliver of the Brooklyn Brewery
F riday, November 4, 2016; @ 6:30 p.m.
Morris Tap & Grill, Randolph, NJ
500 Route 10 West
Randolph, NJ
Website (Information & Tickets) or by calling the Stickley Museum at 973-540-0311.
Support the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms at a five-course beer pairings dinner hosted by Garrett Oliver, acclaimed brewmaster of the Brooklyn Brewery and 2014 James Beard Award winner, and featuring the culinary expertise of Chef Eric LeVine, "Chopped" champion and 2014 James Beard Award nominee.
$100 ($50 per ticket is tax deductible in support of the Stickley Museum); reservations required.

Comedy Fundraiser to Benefit the Brick Kiwanis
Friday, November 4, 2016
Brick VFW
373 Adamston Rd.
Brick, NJ
Doors open at 7PM, show at 8PM. Tickets are $25 in advance/$30 at the door. Snacks will be available along with hot dogs for purchase and a cash bar
For tickets and other information, call 732-691-8580 (Suzanne) or 732-477-5050 (John).
The headliner at this show is Johnny Watson, whose credits include Saturday Night Live and Good Morning America. This show also features Chip Ambrogio, who is a contributing writer for the Friars Club Roasts, and host Rob Epple, whose appearances include Dangerfield’s Comedy Club and the Comedy Cove.
The Brick Kiwanis Club has been serving the Brick area for more than 50 years, building better communities through many means and services.

2nd Annual New Market Comedy Fundraiser
Saturday, November 5th, 2016: Doors open at 7PM (get there early - take the time to enjoy your meal!) show at 8PM
New Market Firehouse
801 South Washington Ave
Piscataway NJ
For tickets, call 732-648-7139, email, or stop by the New Market Firehouse any Monday at 6:30pm
Tickets $25, with proceeds benefitting the New Market Fire Department in Piscataway, NJ
Laugh with the firemen again this year!! This great evening includes a burger/hot dog meal (with chips and soda), a knockout comedy show, and some door prizes and a 50/50 to wrap up an already great evening.
Headlining this show is Rich Carucci, who has been featured on and the New York Post. Also appearing on this show are Sandy Ehlers, writer of her own one-woman show, “Brassy, Sassy and Gassy,” and host Mollie Sperduto, who was a finalist in 2014’s Comedy Competition at the Tropicana A.C.

7th Annual Wine & Food Classic
Friday, November 11, 2016; from 5:00pm to 9:30pm
The Aloft hotel
558 Fellowship Road
Mt. Laurel, NJ
Website (Tickets)
For more information, please contact:
Elise Mac-Bello
Senior Director, Annual Campaign
856-231-9622 x259
VIP Reception and admission (5:00-9:30pm): $175.00
General Admission (6:30-9:30pm): $100.00
This event features over 700 hand-selected premium wines and food selected by South Jersey’s finest chefs. Proceeds from this event will support the YMCA of Burlington and Camden Counties.

Laughter is Good for the Soul" Comedy Show
aturday, November 12th, 2016; doors open 7pm, show stars @ 8pm
St. Robert Bellarmine Church
61 Georgia Rd.
Freehold, NJ
Tickets are $35 and include light refreshments with the show
Purchase tickets by calling 732-876-3900 or email
This event features a stand up comedy show to benefit Caregiver Volunteers of NJ whose mission is to help the elderly and the homebound remain in their homes with dignity and respect.
Please consider supporting them on Saturday, November 12th - all we're asking you to do is come on out for a great show and a gift auction!
Headlining this show is Doug Karpf, a favorite in the NJ/NY circuit who also performs regularly for the US Armed Forces. Also appearing are Tim Hayes, who you may have seen at the Tropicana, Levity Live and Bananas Comedy Club, and host Mollie Sperduto, whose credits include Broadway Comedy Club and Greenwich Village Comedy Club.


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