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Paul Hulse Haven Beat The Streets part 1

This week’s guest is Paul Hulse.  Paul is the co-founder and director of the non-profit organization "Haven Beat the Streets."  This organization provides shelter, food, job referrals and placement, education and training and treatment for addiction for the homeless population in Ocean County.  During the winter months, when a Code Blue is activated (meaning the…

Paul Hulse Haven Beat The Streets part 2

We’re back with Paul Hulse, co-founder and director of the non-profit organization "Haven Beat the Streets."  They provides shelter, food, job referrals and placement, education and training and treatment for addiction for the homeless population in Ocean County.  Area restaurants donate food and volunteers cook and serve the residents during the months they sleep at…

Lynn Snyder Common Ground Grief Center & Chef Mike Jurusz part 1

This is Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson.  Todays’ guests are Lynn Snyder, founder and executive director of the non profit organization Common Ground Grief Center, along with Chef Mike Jurusz, owner of Chef Mike's ABG, one of the many chefs who takes a child from Common Ground under their wing and teach them how…

Lynn Snyder Common Ground Grief Center & Chef Mike Jurusz part 2

It’s Around Ocean County and joining Lisa are Lynn Snyder, founder and executive director of the non profit organization Common Ground Grief Center, along with Chef Mike Jurusz, owner of Chef Mike's ABG.   What began as a grass roots organization in 2009 in the basement of a church has grown tremendously over the past ten…

Michael Dominick Make A Wish New Jersey part 1

Welcome to Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson and guest Michael Dominick, director of communications for Make A Wish New Jersey.  Make a Wish fulfills the wishes of children faced with a life threatening illness.  Last year, over 500 wishes were granted in New Jersey through the generosity of donors, fundraising and grants.  Make A Wish…

Michael Dominick Make A Wish New Jersey part 2

You’re listening to Around Ocean County and Michael Dominick is here to talk about Make A Wish New Jersey.  Make a Wish fulfills the wishes of children faced with a life threatening illness.  Last year, over 500 wishes were granted in New Jersey through the generosity of donors, fundraising and grants.  For the last nine years, Jersey…

Joanne Burney & Allison Monte Allaire Community Farm part 1

This is Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson and her guests today are Joann Burney (founder of Allaire Community Farm) and Allison Monte, staff volunteer.  Allaire Community Farm is now 501C3 non-profit organization.   What began as a small venture soon became a sanctuary for abused and neglected animals.   The Burneys eventually bought a larger piece…

Joann Burney & Allison Monte Allaire Community Farm part 2

You’re listening to Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson and Joann Burney and Allison Monte from Alliaire Community Farm.  What began as a small venture is now a sanctuary for abused and neglected animals.  Pre-employment education programs such as gardening, soil conservation, and more is taught to older individuals who have graduated school and are…

Michael Owen Easter Seals NJ part 1

This week features an interview with Michael Owen, Chief Human Resources Officer and General Council for Easter Seals of New Jersey.  What began as a small organization to help the under served in 1907 by a physician named Edgar Allen, has grown into a nationwide organization with over 60 chapters across the country. Before  the Americans with…

Michael Owen Easter Seals NJ part 2

Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson continues with Michael Owen, Chief Human Resources Officer and General Council for Easter Seals of New Jersey.  They are also very instrumental in helping children and young adults with autism, as well as  Veterans, Seniors, Businesses and Caregivers. For more information on how you can help Easter Seals NJ…

Joan Acevedo American Heart Association part 1

This is Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson.  This week, Lisa is speaking with Joan Acevedo from the American Heart Association.  February is GO Red for Women, and Joan, a heart attack survivor and board member, offers  healthy heart tips and suggestions for living a heart healthy life. For more information on tips, how you…

Joan Acevedo American Heart Association part 2

Around Ocean County continues with Joan Acevedo of the American Heart Association.  Joan discusses the difference in heart attack symptoms between men and women, and how to prevent a stroke. Heart disease is the number one cause of death among women, stroke being number five.  Most heart disease is eighty-percent preventable.  Thirty minutes of exercise…

Theresa Segul Ocean of Love part 1

Welcome to another weekend edition of Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson.  Today’s guest is Theresa Segul, director of Ocean of Love non profit charitable organization in Toms River.  Ocean of Love assists and supports children in Ocean County who are dealing with a cancer diagnosis and their families. The organization began 31 years ago with twelve…

Theresa Segul Ocean of Love part 2

Around Ocean County with Lisa Anderson continues with Theresa Segul of Ocean of Love in Toms River.  Located on Route 37 east and Maple Avenue, this "little blue house" is a family of volunteers, all volunteer board and staff that continues to assist in many ways during and in the years following treatment. Art therapy, bereavement…

Michael Dominick Make A Wish NJ part 1

This week, Lisa’s speaking to Michael Dominick, director of communications for the non-profit organization Make A Wish NJ Chapter.  Make A Wish began in 1980 in Phoenix, Arizona.   New Jersey saw its own chapter in 1983 and there are now over 60 chapter across the nation. At Make A Wish, their mission is to grant the…