Red-letter day for AHA. More than 350 guests “went red” at the American Heart Association’s Garden State Go Red For Women luncheon, raising over $365,000.
The NJ chapter of Make-a-Wish hosts its annual gala.
Citizens gather to celebrate the opening of Nat Turner Park, a project of the city of Newark and the Trust for Public Land.
Parade of Pink
Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. Walk, run, or shop your way to a cure!
Made Up Cancer survivor Mary Beth Maida of Red Bank and fashionista Debbie Kiederer offer beauty tips to chemotherapy patients; $14.95 at beautypearlsforchemogirls.com. Ten percent of sales benefit multiple charities.
Lip Service Clinique lipgloss key chain with pink ribbon charm; $18.50 at Sephora. $10 of each key chain sold is donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation during October.
Wear Your Heart Classic pink glass heart bracelet by Michelle Trout of Westfield; $10 at 877-304-3771. Partial proceeds benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Groovy Baby Scott and Donna Marino, Jerseyans and owners of Tie Dye Mania, will donate 10 percent of sales in October to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Organic sundog tie-dyed shirt; $17.99 at tiedyemania.com.