Join Lunch Break for its “Rising Together” virtual fundraiser event, which will be your opportunity to help out the local non-profit to continue its quest of providing food, clothing, and other bare necessities to those struggling with financial burdens in Monmouth County and beyond. It’s going to be hosted by Jon Stewart formerly of the “Daily Show” on Thursday, August 27.
Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart will host Lunch Break’s virtual fundraising
event “Rising Together” live from the organization’s headquarters from
7-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 27th.
Streaming on Facebook Live:
Your gift will be doubled dollar for dollar
by our generous matching donors.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Lunch Break’s mission of providing food, clothing, fellowship and life skills to those struggling with financial burdens in Monmouth County and beyond.
The evening will feature musical performances by local artists and students and include coverage of Lunch Break’s Operation Gear-Up: We Will Not Miss A Meal pandemic response to feeding community members in need, with front-line volunteers, staff and NJ First Lady Tammy Murphy’s visit to the Client Choice pantry.
Next year, Jon Stewart will once again host from Stillwell Stables in Colts Neck.
Honorees include such philanthropic community leaders as Carol Stillwell,
President and CEO of Stillwell-Hansen, Inc., Norma Todd Service Award; Lunch Break Board President John Klein and his wife, Robin, Heart to Hand Award; and Guttenplan’s Frozen Dough, A Child’s Place School, Lincroft, and Abe and Linda Littenberg, Corporate Platinum Partner Award.
Lunch Break’s “Rising Together” virtual fundraiser will be streamed on many platforms, like Facebook Live and YouTube from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.