Jade has a background in advertising with particular interests in social media and content creation. You'll catch her curled up with a good book on rainy days, or wakesurfing in the summer. She is a positive living enthusiast and believes that there is ALWAYS something to celebrate!
Goodness Grants June 2023: Rachel Hedman
Rachel started Story Crossroads, an organization whose mission is to unify people of all ages and cultures through the art of storytelling.
Goodness Grants April 2023: Kris Lechman
Kris Lechman serves his New Jersey community by combining his two passions: fishing and teaching.
Goodness Grants February 2023: Travis Bellantino
For five years now, Travis has been going to the West Valley skatepark each morning at 5:30 am to clean the park. He picks up trash, shovels snow, and uses his leaf blower to remove rocks and other debris from the bowl.
Goodness Grant January 2023: Emely Hernandez
When it was forecasted that the coming winter would be one of the harshest her city had seen, Emely realized that there was a great opportunity to “lessen the blow” of this harsh winter for those in need.
Goodness Grant December 2022: Jason Hansen
Jason Hansen didn’t originally intend on giving away a car for Christmas, but it quickly became a yearly tradition that is now six years in the making.
Goodness Grant November 2022: Valerie Evans
When Valerie Evans first volunteered to teach Zumba to the seniors, she had no idea how her own life would benefit from the service she provided to others.
Goodness Grant October 2022: David Curneal
David Curneal owns and operates the Friends in Need Animal Sanctuary that cares for over 270 animals in need of a home.
Goodness Grant September 2022 Recipient: Ashante Salvant
After teen gun violence in her New Jersey hometown hit an all-time high, Ashante decided to create a program to help.
Goodness Grant August 2022 Recipient: Brittany Atkinson
In early 2020, with the pandemic sowing uncertainty and fear, Brittany Atkinson found herself in a rut. She was inspired to call the St. Vincent’s soup kitchen to see how she could help the homeless community.
Goodness Grant July 2022 Recipient: Natalie Blake
Natalie Blake created her own curriculum to help incarcerated individuals with their writing skills.
Goodness Grant June 2022 Recipient: Tyler Wimmer and Keller Atwood
Like many people, Tyler and Keller wanted to do something to help the people in the Russian and Ukrainian conflict. This is their story.
Goodness Grant May 2022 Recipient: Kasey Walkenhurst
Kasey is the Head Coach of a local High School's boys basketball team, and organizes an annual basketball game for all of the students with disabilities in his area.
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