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  • First Lady Mary Pat Christie Names Danielle Bracco, Executive Director of Bonds of Courage, as 45th New Jersey Hero - 11/14/16

    Posted on November 14, 2016

      Trenton, NJ – Honoring her work on behalf of New Jersey’s veterans, First Lady Mary Pat Christie today named Danielle Bracco, Executive Director of Bonds of Courage, as the 6th New Jersey Hero of 2016 and 45th Hero overall. Located in Westfield, Bonds of Courage is a non-profit organization established in 2004 to provide […]

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  • First Lady Mary Pat Christie Names Jane Latini of Interfaith Caregivers of Greater Mercer County as 44th New Jersey Hero - 10/6/16

    Posted on October 06, 2016

    Trenton, NJ – Recognizing her commitment to encouraging independence and dignity for homebound seniors and adults with disabilities, First Lady Mary Pat Christie today named Jane Latini, Executive Director of Interfaith Caregivers of Greater Mercer County (ICGMC), as her 44th New Jersey Hero. For over 20 years, ICGMC and its trained volunteers have served homebound […]

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  • First Lady Mary Pat Christie Honors Danielle Gletow, Founder and Executive Director of One Simple Wish as the 43rd New Jersey Hero - 9/9/16

    Posted on September 09, 2016

    Trenton, NJ – First Lady Mary Pat Christie today named Danielle Gletow, founder and executive director of Mercer County based One Simple Wish as her 43rd New Jersey Hero. The mother of an adopted foster child, Danielle understood the importance of normalcy in the lives of children in foster care, and was inspired to start […]

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  • First Lady Mary Pat Christie Names Emily O’Donnell of the Helen L. Diller Vacation Home for the Blind as 42nd New Jersey Hero - 8/19/16

    Posted on August 19, 2016

    Trenton, NJ – First Lady Mary Pat Christie today praised the work of Emily O’Donnell, Camp Director of the Helen L. Diller Vacation Home for the Blind and named her the 42nd New Jersey Hero. Since 1972, the Avalon-based camp has been providing week-long summer vacations cost-free for blind and visually impaired children. “Emily’s passion and […]

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  • First Lady Mary Pat Christie Names Katelyn Darrow, Founder of Angels of God Clothing Closet, as the 41st New Jersey Hero - 7/27/16

    Posted on July 27, 2016

    Trenton, NJ – First Lady Mary Pat Christie today announced Katelyn Darrow, founder of Angels of God Clothing Closet in Pitman, as her 41st New Jersey Hero.  A victim of domestic violence, Katelyn, along with her mother and sisters escaped from their abuser in the middle of the night, with only the clothes on their […]

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