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Friday, September 22 2017 @ 04:06 AM EDT
The Paramus Post - Greater Paramus News and Lifestyle Webzine
Friday, September 22 2017 @ 04:06 AM EDT
The Paramus Post - Greater Paramus News and Lifestyle Webzine

Sunset Rotary Club Hosts Tom Toronto, President of Bergen County's United Way

L. Tom Shea; R. Tom Toronto
On September 11th  Sunset Rotary Club of Glen Rock, Paramus and Ridgewood, hosted distinguished guest speaker Tom Toronto, President of Bergen County’s United Way.  Mr. Toronto explained to members how United Way, since 9/11/2001, had totally redefined itself as the direct provider of choice for people who need help. Their mission is to help people 24 hours a day whenever and wherever help is needed by providing concrete solutions to critical community problems.  

Bergen County’s United Way is building well built and very attractive, affordable housing for people with disabilities. Working hand in glove with municipal governments they have already completed Orchard Commons and Crescent Commons in Allendale. Airmont Woods, designed for persons with autism, is currently under construction in Ramsey. Fariview Crest in Fairview with 12 2 bedroom units, has just been completed. Learn more at www.bergenunitedway.org

Bergen County’s United Way also operates the 2-1-1 Compassion Phone Line. Some of the types of questions which can be answered by 2-1-1 are: Basic Human Needs Resources such as for food banks, clothing closets, shelters, rental assistance, utility assistance. Support for Seniors and Persons With Disabilities. Support for Children, Youth and Families. Physical and Mental Health Resources. Employment Support. Learn more at www.nj211.org

Sunset Rotary Club meets at 6pm every Wednesday at the BoneFish Grill, Paramus Park. 1.2 million Rotarians at 34,000 clubs in 150 countries make Rotary the largest and oldest philanthropic organization in the world. Rotarians volunteer in their home communities and abroad to support education and job training, provide clean water, combat hunger, improve health and sanitation and eradicate Polio. Are you right for Rotary? Why not call Tom Shea at 201-447-4215 or Steve Wolferman at 201-483-7193 and find out what’s involved. Giving service above self can be very rewarding.

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