Salt Creek Wine Tasting & Dinner Raises $112,000 for Charity


Record Proceeds to Assist Monmouth County Families in Need RUMSON – Hope for Children Foundation (HFCF) of New Jersey is thrilled to announce that a record $112,000 was raised as a result of Salt Creek Grille’s Annual Wine & Martini Fundraiser on April 10th. The amount far surpasses any total previously raised in the history […]

Home Away From Home Academy Chooses Hope For Children Foundation as the beneficiary of their annual toy drive


December 2013 Home Away From Home Academy selected HFCF to be the beneficiary of their annual toy drive. The staff at HAFHA was so impressed with all that HFCF has done for the community over the years and thought it would be a great charity to give all the many toys that were donated by […]

Taste of the Best Wine Extravaganza

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Superbowl 2014 may bring the best football teams to New Jersey, but it’s also doing much more. On Thursday, January 30, “Taste of the Best Wine Extravaganza” will bring the best wines to New Jersey. And you’re invited! Enjoy exquisite wines and hors d’oeuvres, and delight in the sounds of Bob Cranshaw, a world-renowned jazz […]

Charmed By Charity: Hosted by Alex & Ani


You’re invited to join us for a Charmed by Charity event to benefit the Hope for Children Foundation. Hosted by Alex and Ani in Red Bank, 15% of all sales will benefit HFCF. To RSVP, email Kristie Kane at

Exclusive Wine & Dine at Salt Creek Grille: April 10th, 2014


Join us as we are honored as charity of the year by Salt Creek Grille. Live auction, premium gift baskets and more. When: April 10th, 2014 Where: Salt Creek Grille, Rumson Price: $150 each Purchase Your Tickets

Second Annual Parking for Pete’s Sake Family Beach Bike Cruise

On a beautiful, clear September morning, about 170 bikers gathered on the Festival Lawn at Pier Village in Long Branch, New Jersey. The second annual Parking for Pete’s Sake Family Beach Bike Cruise was another smashing success, thanks to our faithful friends and sponsors like The Middletown Township Education Foundation and the Hope for Children […]

9th Annual Gala “Get Your Green On” Raises $180,000


HOPE FOR CHILDREN FOUNDATION HONORS LOCAL HEROES FOR SAVING LIFE OF MIDDLETOWN BOY All-Volunteer Organization Raises $180,000 for Area Families in Need at 9th Annual Gala   For Immediate Release LONG BRANCH –Mike Doherty will forever be connected with Bob McCann and Rob DeStefano. Doherty’s son, Michael “MikeyD” Doherty was playing basketball at Tindall Park […]

The Guns ‘N Hoses Charity Hockey Game


This Saturday, April 13th marks the 2nd annual Guns ‘N Hoses hockey game at the Red Bank Armory, where local police and firemen hit the ice to raise money for charity. The game will feature some of Monmouth County’s finest, along with guest appearances from several NHL alumni. Tickets are available at the door for […]

HFCF Teams up with Sherwin Williams to help the residents of Highlands


April 6, 2013 Hope for Children teamed up with Sherwin Williams of Middletown and purchased $1000 worth of paint at a discount offered by the local paint store for residents in Highlands who were in need of paint for homes that were damaged during Hurricane Sandy. Eric Hinds, President and Dawn and Mark Pakrul were […]


Asbury Park, NJ – February 20, 2013 – Hope For Children Foundation’s $10,000 support of Big Brothers Bigs Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex County will provide six kids in Monmouth County with a mentor as well as helping to sustain the agency’s 1:1 mentoring program. “The members of Hope For Children Foundation appreciates all that […]