Charity, Non-Profit Events in New Jersey

Fund Raisers for Recognized Charities

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

November 2017 NJ Charity Non-Profit Events

Good Libations
Friday, November 3, 2017; from 7-10 p.m
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ
Cost: Tickets
Website & Tickets
Tickets are $65 ($75 at the door). Tickets are available for members of The Center's faculty and their guests for $45. Designated Driver tickets are $35.
This event will feature a walk-around tasting of craft beer, distilled spirits and fine wine will take place in the unique setting of The Center's fine art galleries and professional art studios accompanied by delicious food provided by Metropolitan Seafood and great music! All proceeds from "Good Libations" will support The Center's art classes and workshops for children, teens, and adults, art exhibitions, and vital community outreach programs that serve children with autism, at-risk youth, adults with disabilities, people affected by cancer and seniors

Oyster Fest
November 3rd, 2017
Bayshore Center at Bivalve
2800 High St.,
Port Norris, NJ 08302
This event features a sit down dinner with oysters every which way plus a full array of landlubber fare. Evening events include a live silent auction, the Best of the Bay, and great fellowship over a Jersey Fresh harvest extravaganza.
This is Bayshore Center at Bivalve's largest fund raiser and a great opportunity to get an update on the programs presented throughout the season. Proceeds from this event support the restoration efforts on the AJ Meerwald as well as our educational programming on ship and on shore. Also, 95-100% of our scholarship funding is donated at OysterFest. 

9th Annual Harvest Fest and NJ Microbrew Night for Charity
Saturday, November 4, 2017; Starts @ 8:30 pm
St. James Chruch
184 South Finley
Basking Ridge, NJ
Web Site
Contact: Glenn Booth, 908-202-5911, Email:
Event Cost: $45, $50 at the Door
This year's fundraiser event supports the MOC's charity effort and will feature over 16 N.J. craft brewers offering over 30 specialty craft beers. An Oktoberfest dinner, appetizers, wine and beverages will also be served, along with a basket raffle.
The price of the ticket includes craft beer, wine, dinner, and a tasting glass. Proceeds from the event support local families in need in and around the parish community.

Wine Women & Shoes
Thursday,November 9, 2017; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Birchwood Manor
111 N Jefferson Rd,
Whippany, New Jersey
Cost: $125
This event is a fabulous fundraiser. Attendees wiil get to enjoy a fun, festive, and full of feminine soul evening with community celebrations that bring women together around fine wine, great style, and all for a cause. Having fun never felt so good! The event will include a live and silent auction, an incredible DJ, plenty of food and drink, marvelous merchant vendors and fabulous fashion show.
Proceeds from the event will benefit The Max Cure Foundation, inc. A National 501(c)(3) childhood cancer foundation whose mission is to fund research, support low-income and military families in need who have a child battling cancer, and advocate by relentlessly pursing legislative and regulatory changes seeking to benefit children with cancer and at the same time, raise awareness to the needs of those fighting pediatric cancers.

Veterans Day Comedy Fundraiser at the VFW
November 11, 2017; 6pm - 11:30pm
VFW Post 6295
94 10th St.
Marlton, NJ 08053
Web Site
Admission is $30 per person, $50 per couple and $200 to reserve a table of 8. For tickets and info, call 856-334-8948
After a smashing comedy night back in April, they are doing it again! The event vfeatures an evening of stand-up comedy! Headlining this show is Jimmy Graham, who was featured on Comedy Central and the Oxygen Network! Also appearing on this show is LaTice (ABC's The View for Hilarious Housewives, Host of Funny Bits Radio Show on, and host KP Burke (Compound Media).

4th Annual Handmade in America Professional Craft Show
Saturday, November 18, 2017; 9 am to 3:30 pm.
Upper Township Community Center
1790 Route 50
Tuckahoe, NJ 08270
Free Admission, though donations are always welcome.
This craft show showcases many of New Jersey's top skilled crafismen --- vendors for this show are chosen by invitation only, and almost every vendor is from New Jersey. Every item in the show is made by skilled craftsmen, so everything is literally "handmade in America."
This annual fund raising event is driven by a small, hard-working local group that has awarded more than $180,000 in Scholarships to local students since 1998. The Greater Tuckahoe Area Merchants' Association is hosting the show as one of several annual fund-raising events to help raise money for their Scholarship Funds. Among the scholarships are: the James & Martha Owens Scholarship which goes to graduating local high school students, the Doris Stowell Scholarship, which is a $5,000 annual scholarship for high school Seniors, the $1,000 Alex and Virginia May Scholarship, which is awarded to a high school Senior who plans to attend a community college, the B&G Scholarship (new this year), and the GTAMA Scholarships which go to students who are already enrolled in college.

Comedy Night Fundraiser for the Firemen

November 18, 2017; 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
New Market Firehouse
801 South Washington Ave
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Web Site
Contact: 732-648-7139, Email:
Event Cost: $25pp
The 3rd annual dinner and comedy event features Headliner Doug Karpf, who is not only a favorite among crowds and club but has also had the honor of performing for the U.S. Armed Forces! Also appearing on this show is Erin Maguire (Broadway Comedy Club, Stand Up NY, FunnyFoodTV on YouTube & Game Show Network) and your host Mike Jenkins (XM Radio).
Cost of event includes dinner choice of burger or hot dog, with chips and a soda. Door prizes and 50/50 to follow the show – this is truly a can’t-miss fundraiser!

Holiday Craft Fair
November 18, 2017; 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Lutheran Crossings
255 East Main Street
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Web Site
Contact: Gail Verlander, Phone: 609-699-4115, Email:
Event Cost: free to attend, $40 for vendor space
Shop the more than 40 crafters showcasing jewelry, fall and Christmas crafts and other type of handmade items. This event benefits the residents of Lutheran Crossings.

December 2017 NJ Charity Non-Profit Events

3rd Annual 'Run Santa Run'
December 2nd, 2017
Brookdale Park
473 Watchunge Ave.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
This annual event features a 5K Fun Run/ Family Friendly Walk Fundraiser Event that includes a Free Santa Hat for everyone, Meeting and take Pictures with Santa, Live Music, Food, Holiday Costume Contest, Hot Chocolate, Prizes, vendors and more. Please bring an unwrapped toy for our annual toy drive too. Proceeds from this event will benefit the American Cancer Fund®

Asbury Park Santa Run

December 9, 2017
Bradley Park
199 5th Ave.
Asbury Park, NJ 07712
The streets of Asbury Park will be filled with Santas running (or walking) a 5K race in support of local charity, Lunch Break.
Once the run is done head on over to the after party featuring live music from the legendary Brian Kirk & the Jirks, plus food and drink specials.
They will also be holding a massive toy drive to provide local kids with a happy holiday season. Last year over 1,000 Santas came out and raised thousands of dollars for Lunch Break.


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