At Quaker, we believe in being active in the community in which we live and work. So much so we kicked off The Quaker Way, an initiative to partner with local businesses and non-profits for just that purpose. Below are some of the organizations that inspire our continued efforts.
The Moorestown Department of Parks and Recreation offers many programs for children to thrive and have fun - providing constructive and creative leisure opportunities in the local community. We are proud sponsors of the Recreation Soccer fall program and the Special Needs program's annual holiday party and summer camp.
The Y is one of the nation's leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. We are proud sponsors of this year's 49th Annual Greater Philadelphia YMCA Golf Classic held on Monday, September 26, which raises funds to support a wide breadth of community programs aligned with their core mission. During the holiday season, we co-partner with our local YMCA in Mt. Laurel, NJ for the Toys for Tots and Coat Drive for Women's Opportunity Center.
The Moorestown Business Association is an organization of retail, professional, and non-profit businesses working together to cultivate a spirit of cooperative community effort. As active members, we participate in the monthly meetings. Please visit us at our booth at the upcoming MBA event, Moorestown Day on Saturday, June 4, where we'll be located outside our office on Main Street, Moorestown.
The beautification committee works closely with Moorestown Township to coordinate and fund projects for the betterment of Strawbridge Lake. We are proud sponsors for the 4th Annual Moorestown Paddle Board/Kayak Race and Family Festival on Saturday, June 11. Come out for a fun-filled day and stop by our table.
ChildrenSong of New Jersey provides quality music instruction with the goal of attaining the highest level of artistic excellence in choral music performance for children between the ages of 8 and 18 from Camden, Burlington, Gloucester Counties. We continue to support this wonderful program for children.
Moorestown Youth Baseball Federation provides an opportunity for children to play baseball while learning fundamentals, lessons of fair play, teamwork, and tolerance inherent in the game. In supporting MYBF, we sponsor a banner at the John Pryor Baseball Field.
Unite for HER's mission is to enrich the health and well-being of those diagnosed with breast and ovarian cancers - for life - by funding and delivering integrative therapies. We recently hosted a coffee day with a local establishment and matched sales with a contribution to this remarkable organization.
The National Brain Tumor Society continues its legacy of driving research accomplishments and discoveries toward brain tumor treatments, servicing, guiding, and preparing patients. We continue to support their efforts for providing a voice and community for all individuals impacted by brain tumors.
The Lily's Hope Foundation supports babies, children, and their families with unexpected and urgent needs due to premature births. Earlier this year we participated in their blanket drive and were able to collect many new and handmade blankets from our local outreach.
The Food Bank of South Jersey exists to provide an immediate solution to the urgent problem of hunger by providing food to people in need, teaching them to eat nutritiously, and helping them to find sustainable ways to improve their lives. We continue to support their efforts.