Topic: Non-Profits Profile

A look at our local non-profits. If you volunteer or respect a local non-profit because you have seen how it has impacted local lives please share your first hand account with Rockland Post and our readership. Use contact form on header.

NYACK’S FAMOUS PENGUIN PLUNGE EVENT STARTS AT NOON TOMORROW, SUNDAY

We are ready to see you today from Noon to Two O’clock at Nyack Memorial Park.

PLUNGE IS AT 1:30PM

Elle Fishman and Sebsation Scully look forward to meeting you next weekend!

 

By Carol Mcilmurray

The wait for the… Continue reading.

TOMMORROW’S PENGUIN PLUNGE IN NYACK PUT OFF UNTIL NEXT SUNDAY DUE TO NOR’EASTER WEATHER; WATERS TOO CHOPPY

Penguin Plunge rescheduled due to Nor’easter weather. See you next Sunday at Noon in Nyack Memorial Park.

Elle Fishman and Sebsation Scully look forward to meeting you next weekend!

 

By Carol Mcilmurray

Penguin Plunge’s 11th annual fundraiser for Ella… Continue reading.

Lancome and recent Rockland Visitor, Julia Roberts, are promoting ‘Write her future’, a global women’s literacy campaign

Julia Roberts for Lancome global literacy program for women

Photo: Lancome

 ‘Write Her Future’, is Lancôme’s first world-wide philanthropic program. As part of the project, Lancôme will donate at least 2 million Euros/$2.4 million to literacy programs over the… Continue reading.

People to People’s Executive Director Diane Serratore thanks Pfizer for silent auction

“Pfizer is Pfabulous when it comes to supporting Rockland nonprofits. Today, the Pearl River site held a Silent Auction featuring 65 items all generated or donated by Pfizer employees. There were beach vacations, golf outings, baskets filled with pizza-making ingredients,… Continue reading.

This SUNDAY 2-5PM TRIVIA AT MURTY’S IN PEARL RIVER TO HELP PENGUIN PLUNGE KIDS

Do you like helping local kids? Do you like Trivia and a fun night out with 2-6 friends or want to meet some new ones? Then come to Murty's on Central Ave. in Pearl River. Continue reading.

NYS Gov Cuomo Signs Exec. Order Banning All State Agencies and Authorities from Doing Business with Companies that Promote or Tolerate Discrimination

"Governor to Advance Legislation Banning "Gay Panic" as Accepted Legal Defense for Violent Action Based on Victim's Gender, Gender Identity, or Sexual Orientation"... WATCH VIDEO, SOUND CLOUD HERE Continue reading.

SOCIAL JUSTICE CLUB AT TZ HIGH SCHOOL GIVE BACK; HERE’S HOW YOU CAN JOIN

Thank you to the Social Justice Club at Tappan Zee High School for your generous donation of comfort kits! These comfort kits, made up of toiletries and new clothing, will be given to survivors... Continue reading.

PHOTOS: Rockland Post remembers 2016 Penguin Plunge in Nyack. Jumping in the Hudson River for a good cause.

PHOTOS BY AL THOMPSON-Local police officer and known helpful soul Barbara Noyes hosts 2016 Penguin Plunge. Children in need of medical care are the blessed recipients of charitable cold water challenge. Continue reading.

PHOTOS: Rockland Post Photographer Al Thompson Captures Ramapo Planning Board Meeting 4/7/16

PHOTOS BY AL THOMPSON-Rockland Post editorial board attended the boldly fought planning board meeting in Christopher St Lawrence's Town Hall.  It seems many projects are not approved by the Ramapo public, and grassroot organizations meet and protest these meetings. #keeprocklandstrong Continue reading.

FIRST WORDS: Welcome to rocklandpost.com

BY CAROL MCILMURRAY A sneak peek of what to expect from us. Continue reading.

EXPECT: More written content in upcoming weeks, months

BY CAROL MCILMURRAY What's the plan of action for the coming months at Rockland Post? Read here to find out! Continue reading.