Alex’s Lemonade Stand featured at Children’s Benefit Horse Show this Weekend Over the course of the past 24 years, the Children's Benefit Horse Show has been dedicated to making a difference for children, annually choosing a different charity to contribute to. This year the show will be held at the Gloucester County DREAM Park and runs from Friday, April 4 through Sunday, April 6.
April 2nd is National Walking Day – Visit Your Local Park (Sewell, NJ) – The Gloucester County Department of Health, Senior & Disability Services encourages residents to become active to improve their health. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, this year's National Walking Day, sponsored by the American Heart Association is Wednesday, April 2.
Committee on Missing and Abused Children Awarded Grant (Woodbury, NJ) – Gloucester County’s Committee on Missing and Abused (COMA) Children was awarded a $4,000 grant from the Prevent Child Abuse – New Jersey (PCA-NJ). Freeholder Director Robert Damminger and Freeholder Liaison Adam J. Taliaferro said that Gloucester County was the only southern county to be awarded a grant.