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Red Bank Code Blue Warming Center Grand Opening

The Code Blue Coalition provides shelter, food, toiletries, and other services to at-risk individuals when the temperature drops below freezing. Our Red Bank Unit Director, Ebony Holloway, serves on the advisory council for Code Blue, an initiative organized by a long-time Club supporter Reverend Terrence Porter of Pilgrim Baptist Church. On Thursday, November 15th, organizers, community members, and [...]

2018-11-28T10:25:41+00:00November 28th, 2018|, |

Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week is the nation's largest and oldest drug prevention campaign, and our kids participated in several awareness-raising activities throughout the week. We were very fortunate to have officers from the Asbury Park Police Department spend some time with us, sharing personal stories about how drugs and their associated violence have impacted our [...]

2018-11-28T10:29:14+00:00November 28th, 2018|, |

2018 Great Futures Awards Recap

On Wednesday, November 14th, our staff, board members, volunteers, and guests enjoyed a beautiful evening at Watermark in Asbury Park to celebrate the Great Futures Awards. Congratulations again to our honorees Tim Hearne, Susan Brundage, Lunch Break, and Fredric Lavinthal. Big thank you to our sponsors New Jersey Natural Gas, Chiesa, Shahinian & Giantomasi [...]

2018-11-28T10:21:19+00:00November 28th, 2018|, , |

Dribble, Dish, and Swish!

During teen nights in the month of October, our members have been participating in open gym workouts--some just for our female members, others focusing on skills like dribbling and passing. We are ending the month we three in-house tournaments: 3-on-3, 5-on-5, and Skills Challenge. It's inspiring watching our kids work so hard to improve!