City officially launches the Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund

Now that the organization has its own not-for-profit status established, the Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund is poised to distribute aid to families and businesses who were affected by Hurricane Sandy. With donations topping $250,000, the organization will start to distribute grants to qualified applicants beginning in February. To qualify for

Sidewalk Carnival raises money & awareness for bike camp

The sun and smiles shined brightly as hundreds turned up at Ben & Jerry’s Thursday for ice cream, face painting and balloons for the Sidewalk Carnival to benefit the HFA’s 2nd Annual Lose the Training Wheels Bike Camp. Sibel Berberoglu, owner of the Hoboken Ben & Jerry’s, hosted the benefit

Guitar Bar Concert series to benefit HFA

The Hoboken Family Alliance and its newly created College Scholarship Fund will be the proud recipients of a benefit concert performed by the Guitar Bar All-Stars on Thursday Nov. 10 at Mulligan’s. Guitar Bar All-Stars Hour of Power is the latest musical number to join the The musical Mile Square, home

HFA First Annual Backpack & School Supply Drive – Extended One More Week

The Hoboken Family Alliance is hosting our first Annual Back to School Supplies Drive through September 9th, 2011 to benefit over 120 needy children in Hudson County. HFA is committed to helping children and youth succeed and ensuring every young person is ready to learn. Beginning the school year with

Book Drive for African Library Project

Deadline: Friday, November 12th Needed: new/used K-6 grade books Contact: Rachel Simons (  The African Library Project, ‘ALP’ partners with Peace Corps volunteers to create libraries in African schools and villages. Ariel Simons, the 23-year-old sister of Hoboken resident Rachel Simons, is currently serving in the Peace Corps and living

Fair Trade Holiday Bazaar

Presented by All Saints Parish and Day School Weekend of December 5-6th, 12:30-4:30 pm All Saints Episcopal Parish 707 Washington Street, Hoboken Help to eradicate poverty worldwide by buying unique handcrafts and foods directly from artisans and farmers at this special holiday shopping event. This Fair Trade mission guarantees standards