Berkeley College Online® Collects Toys for Family Shelter in Clifton, NJ

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“It is the generous support of our community that not only enables the work we do, but also inspires and motivates us to do more.”
– Lynn Bocchini, Manager, St. Peter’s Haven

Berkeley College St. Peter's Haven Toy Drive

Photo Caption: In November and December 2015, Berkeley College Online® collected toys for St. Peter’s Haven, a transitional family shelter and food pantry in Clifton, NJ. The group selected the organization as an opportunity to serve the community where its office is located. According to St. Peter’s Haven, the organization’s goal is to keep families intact so that they can maintain the normal rhythm of family life. “We are delighted that Berkeley College has chosen to partner with us to make the holiday season a little brighter for the children impacted by poverty in our community,” said Lynn Bocchini, Manager, St. Peter’s Haven. “It is the generous support of our community that not only enables the work we do, but also inspires and motivates us to do more. Donations, volunteering, even the simple act of spreading the word about the needs of our community, all go a long way in helping us to raise awareness and fight the problems associated with hunger and homelessness.”

Pictured are Berkeley College Online® staff members (L to R, back row) Jennifer Litvak, Assistant Dean, Student Development and Campus Life; Ashley Maikranz, Director, Student Accounts; Josie Edwards, Financial Aid Administrator; Jodi Fisher, Administrative Assistant; Matthew LaBrake, Library Director; Jaime Pardo, Associate, Adult Admissions; Camille Rosario, Administrative Assistant, Admissions; Julie Hunter, Research/Instruction Librarian; Shirley Mora, Administrative Assistant, Advisement; and (L to R, front row) Juli Wood, Dean, Advisement; Sharon Jarvis, Learning Coordinator, Academic Support Center; Gianna Zurita, Associate, Adult Admissions; Rebecca Nelson, Associate, Adult Admissions; and Sharon Goldstein, Campus Operating Officer.
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