Army of Hope Cigar Night

Date

October 12, 2018, 07:00 PM

Location

Springfield-Hillside Elks Lodge 2004

The Army of Hope is having a Cigar Night at Springfield-Hillside Elks Lodge on Friday, October 12, 2018, from 7 to 11 PM, to raise money for post 9/11 vets.  There will be cigars, refreshments, and homemade appetizers.  Donations:  $25.00 for smokers and $15.00 for non-smokers and must be paid for in advance.  Contact Brian Hopkins at 732-762-4489. 

Take the Bus to NJSEA Army of Hope Picnic

Date

September 9, 2018, 10:00 AM

Location

Union Elks Lodge 1583

Take the bus to the NJSEA Army of Hope picnic at Lacey Elks Lodge.  Bus leaves at 10:00 AM sharp from the Union Elks parking lot.  Picnic is from 12:00 noon until 5:00 PM.  Bus will leave at end of picnic.  The picnic is a day of patriotism to honor and express our sincere thanks and support to the families of our Fallen Heroes, our severely wounded soldiers and the brave members of our military from New Jersey for their dedication and sacrifices in defending our Freedom.  The cost is $65.00 per person which will include all food, refreshments, and entertainment at the picnic.  There will a

Take a Vet to a Ball Game

Date

August 19, 2018, 03:30 PM

Location

Somerset Patriots Ball Park

Please join us on Sunday, August 19, 2018, when we host veterans from Lyons VA Hospital to a ball game at Somerset Patriots Ball Park.  We meet them at the bus when it arrives around 3:30 PM and assist them onto the field where they will be honored by all those in attendance.  Then we help them to their seats and take and deliver to them their food order.  Once they have eaten and comfortable we take our seats and enjoy the ball game.  When the game is over we assist them back to their bus for the ride back to the VA.  If you plan on going please contact Lou DeSocio so he can order you a ti

National Night Out

Date

August 7, 2018, 06:00 PM

Location

Summit Village Green

The City of Summit in conjunction with the Summit Police Department is proud to host Summit's biggest Night Out where all the City of Summit's first responders will be there to demonstrate their tools to keep Summit safe.  It is a night devoted to public safety and crime prevention. 

Of course, we will be there with our Drug Awareness booth giving out comic books and crayons to the kiddies and drug prevention literature to the adults. 

Picnic for Vets at Menlo Park VA

Date

August 4, 2018, 10:30 AM

Location

VETERANS MEMORIAL HOME - MENLO PARK

Please join our Veterans Committee which will be hosting a barbecue/picnic for the guests at Menlo Park Veterans Facility on Saturday, August 4, 2018.  We will be arriving at 10:30 to set up.  Picnic usually starts around 11:30 AM.  Of course, Summit cooked the sausage and peppers from an old family recipe.  Many asked for seconds every time we go there.  If you would like to assist please contact Lou DeSocio at 908-656-1382.