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

June 2018 NJ Charity Non-Profit Events

Annual The Valerie Fund Walk and JAG Physical Therapy 5K Run
June 9th, 2018
Verona Park
Bloomfield Ave. & Lakeside Ave.
Verona, NJ
Website (Information & Registration)
Proceeds from this event will benefit the Valerie Fund to support comprehensive health care for children with cancer and blood disorders. Patients receive far more than treatment for their physical illnesses. Their philosophy is that to truly heal the children with whose care we are entrusted, we must treat them emotionally, socially, and developmentally, as well as medically.

8th Annual Jersey Shore Wine Festival

June 9, 10, 2018; Noon – 5pm (Rain or Shine)
FirstEnergy Park
2 Stadium Way
Lakewood, NJ
Information & Tickets
This event features a sampling wines from a variety of award-winning Garden State wineries. In addition to wine tastings, there will also be live entertainment, crafters, retail vendors, and food vendors. All net proceeds from the wine festival will benefit Sylvia's Children, a Holmdel-based 501(c)3 organization working over the past 12 years to improve the living conditions for more than 1,000 children in the village of Mbiriizi in Uganda, Africa.

20th Annual Family Fun Buffalo Watch Fundraiser for Whitehouse First Aid and Rescue Squad
June 9, 2018; 9am - 5pm (rain or shine)
Readington River Buffalo Farm
937 County Rd 523
Flemington, NJ 08822
Web Site
Event Cos: $5 vehicle onsite parking
This event features a fundraiser for the Whitehouse Rescue Squad at the Readington River Buffalo Farm; an historic, maintained working farm preserve. A line-up of family fun activities and some great attractions for the adults too. You’ll have the rare opportunity to get a close-up and personal view of bison and their newborn calves. Our tour guides will give you an education on the wagon trail and provide fun facts about these magnificent animals and the incredible 300+ acre farm they call home. Your day will include farm tours, live bands, civil war reenactment camps, WWII army equipment, blacksmith demonstration, live wild west cowboy shows, native American Indian, wolf preservation animal and much more. In addition, there will be a good selection of crafters, collectors, memorabilia and antique vendors if you’re looking for that something special to wear, display or cherish as a keepsake. The children love the pony rides, face painters and hay wagon tour rides. If its’ the food you’re looking for don’t forget to stop for Italian Ices, Soda, BBQ, Pizza, Burgers, hot dogs, popcorn, or pastries. The farm owners are again grilling buffalo burgers.
Proceeds from this event directly benefit the Whitehouse Rescue Squad, a non profit organization dedicated to providing top notch emergency medical and rescue services to our community.

RJC Charities Inc 8th Annual Car Show
Sunday, June 17, 2018; 10AM - 2PM
Sayreville High School
820 Washington Road
Parlin, NJ 08859
Contact Rosie Caramella, Phone: 908-616-8495, Email:
Event Cost: free to spectators! $5 pre-reg. & $15 non pre-reg
This annual event is held to support RJC Charities and those who are battling cancer. Thier beneficiary this year is Michael Clarke of Parlin, NJ, who is battling Stage 3 Liver and Colon Cancer.
The event promises to be fun for all ages and the whole family! What better way to celebrate fathers day?
The show will include an exhibit of Antique, Custom, Race Cars, Street Rods, Muscle Cars, Restored and Many More!
Awards will be given out, recognizing the exhibitors.Vehicle Sponsorship and vendor opportunities are available.

July 2018 NJ Charity Non-Profit Events

Food Truck Festival for Justice
July 14, 2018: Noon - 6pm
High Mountain Church
681 High Mountain Rd
North Haledon, NJ
Contact: Patti Pfeifer, Phone: 973-812-1298, Email:
Free Admission
The family event features food trucks, vendors, kid's activities, and live music by the Solid Rock Band. Kids activities include: Dance lessons, face painting, sand art, corn hole tournaments, and mkore. Table vendors include: crafts, jewelry, artwork, clothing, accessories, books and more. Food trucks include Clyde's Ices and Luis Empanatas and more. In addition to live music by the fabulous The Solid Rock Band, there will be some special guest artists!
All donations go to Beauty for Ashes Scholarship Fund - for victims of human trafficking to support their journey, from victim to survivor to thriver

September 2018 NJ Charity Non-Profit Events

The Beulah Murphy Foundation 5K Run /Walk for Cervical Cancer
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Rahway River Park
St George Ave,
Rahway, NJ
Race Highlights: Chip Timed with real-time Results Kiosks by SpectaSport: "Contemporary Timing for a Connected World" Beautiful race course with water stations throughout the course Music Race T-Shirts to all entries rec'd by 11:59 pm on Sept. 7, 2018, and goody bags while supplies last Open to runners, walkers, or strollers.
Awards: First Overall Male First Overall Female Male & Female Age Groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ (Note: Runners must finish in 50 minutes or less to be eligible for awards ceremony. Participants finishing after 50 minutes will still be timed and will still receive a finish placing.)
Entry Fees: Discounted advanced online registration, register now! $35.00 day of race Group Discount for groups or families, up to 4 people can enter for flat $100 fee (online advance entry only)
Proceeds from this event will benefit The Beulah Murphy Foundation to support educational programs for young women and men on HPV shots, Health Awareness and Prevention Fairs / Seminars, and to Assist with helping to obtain information for those that are living with cancer to get services needed

5th Annual Uncorked & Uncapped: Wine, Beer, and Food Fest
September 27, 2018; 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
The Wilshire Grand Hotel
350 Pleasant Valley Way
West Orange, NJ 07052
Web Site & Tickets
Contact: Nicole McVeigh, Phone: 973-535-1181, Email:
Event Cost: $100
This fundraiser features a wide selection of fine wines, craft beers, spirit tastings, restaurant samplings, an awards program, and a silent auction.
All proceeds will benefit The Arc’s programs and services that support individuals with Down syndrome, Autism, and other intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families. The Arc of Essex County is the largest service provider to individuals living with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in Essex County, New Jersey.

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