Charity

Join the NAC for the Brooklyn Rock n Roll Half Marathon for Augie’s Quest Pep Rally

Join the NAC for the Brooklyn Rock n Roll Half Marathon for Augie’s Quest Pep Rally

On Saturday, October 1, the Newtown Athletic Club (NAC) will host a Brooklyn Half Marathon Pep Rally at 10:30 a.m. This event is open to both members of the NAC and the general public, and is for all ages. The event is free to attend and will be in support of Augie’s Quest, Matt’s Mission […]

Newtown Athletic Club Hosting 1st Annual Family Fall Festival

Newtown Athletic Club Hosting 1st Annual Family Fall Festival

The Newtown Athletic Club is opening their doors to the community for their 1st Annual Family Fall Festival to raise money for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis). Events will be held at NAC’s outdoor fields and resort pool complex for kids of all ages including pumpkin carving, bounce houses, face painting, flag football, pictures with characters, […]

Making It Happen: Rock Starz All Stars Matt’s Mission Fundraiser

Making It Happen: Rock Starz All Stars Matt’s Mission Fundraiser

Newtown Athletic Club’s national award winning cheerleading team, Rock Starz All Stars, hosted their first Matt’s Mission Fundraiser on Thursday, August 25 and raised nearly $1,000 for ALS research. Glam Night was a fundraiser in which parents and kids were welcome to come and get glamorous with Rock Your Hair professional stylists, Motives Makeup and […]

Members of Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer at the Purple Tie Ball

Purple Tie Ball October 29th for Fund a Cure for Pancreatic Cancer

The event, organized by Newtown-based Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer, will be held October 29th at Spring Mill Country Club. Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer, a Newtown-based non-profit dedicated to raising awareness about pancreatic cancer and advocating for increased federal funding for research, is planning a Purple Tie Ball fundraiser in October. The […]

Girls on the Run Fall 5K

Don’t forget to ‪#RegisterYourGirl‬ for the Fall 2016‬ season of Girls on the Run or Heart & Sole!   What started with one school has grown to 225 councils in 49 states and the District of Columbia. With the help of over 98,000 volunteers, Girls on the Run served over 179,000 girls in 2015, including […]

The AJ Foundation’s 9th Annual Bike Ride for Autism

The AJ Foundation’s 9th Annual Bike Ride for Autism

Challenge yourself to ride in The AJ Foundation’s 9th Annual Bike Ride for Autism! This Bike Ride event supports The Comprehensive Learning Center, a private school for children with autism located in Southampton, opened by The AJ Foundation. The event offers a 12-Mile Family Ride, a 30K Ride, a 50K Ride and a 100K Ride […]

Pictured above is Chase at his renewal interview with PAS’s founders Gene and Michele Rice

Happening Kid: Chase

This month, July 2016, the non-profit charity Plant a Seed Inspire a Dream introduced its 600th scholarship recipient, Chase. The Plant a Seed Inspire a Dream Foundation (PAS) has been granting renewable, 1-year scholarships to children in the greater Bucks County area for over 8 years. The charity works with local youth between the ages of […]

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Making It Happen: Chalfont Store to Hold Milestone Celebration Event on Sept. 17

The Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County (Habitat Bucks) ReStore in Chalfont has raised over $200,000 in less than a year, which is more than enough to build a Habitat Home. This is the first time in the Chalfont ReStore’s seven-year history that this feat was accomplished. The Habitat Bucks ReStores, located in Chalfont and […]

Designer Bag Bingo Charity Event for ALS Research & Matt’s Mission

Designer Bag Bingo Charity Event for ALS Research & Matt’s Mission

The Newtown Athletic Club (NAC) and NAC member Kelly Beauparlant are hosting B.Y.O.B. Designer Bag Bingo in support of Matt’s Mission ALS Research on Thursday, June 23, 2016 from 7pm – 10pm. This event is open to the community and everyone is welcome. The NAC has been raising money for ALS research over the past […]

Congressman Charlie Rangel, New York

The NAC Advocacy Team Fights for the Right 2 Try Now

On May 10, 2016, the Newtown Athletic Club Advocacy Team took their fight for the “Right to Try Now” to Capital Hill. “I could go to several states in our country and choose to die — but my government won’t let me choose to try a medication that might help me,” said former U.S. Navy Prowler pilot […]