The Healthy Way
Unlike other waterproofers in New Jersey, we provide our customers with a streamlined process for all of their waterproofing needs. Our goal is to get to the crux of your home’s issues. If we spot signs of water in your basement, we go right to the source of the problem, working hard to fix structural deficiencies to prevent problems like mold growth and foundation damage. We are proud to be New Jersey’s one-stop shop for all of your basement waterproofing needs. New Jersey homeowners choose Healthy Way because our experts are friendly, experienced, harworking, and fully certified. We won’t rest until your waterproofing problems are solved. Because we specialize in both interior and exterior waterproofing services, you won’t have to worry about hiring a laundry list of contractors to correct your moisture problems. With Healthy Way provides all-inclusive basement waterproofing in Little Silver, it’s no surprise that New Jersey residents trust Healthy Way to make their homes more livable every day.
The Healthy Way Difference
At Healthy Way, we strive to set ourselves apart from the competition by offering the best basement waterproofing services in New Jersey. We won’t be happy with our work until you are 100% satisfied, whether you need a thorough moisture inspection or a large-scale waterproofing project. Our basement waterproofing experts are certified, trained, and have worked on more than 4,000 repairs. They understand that your moisture problems aren’t like anybody else’s, which is why all of our waterproofing proposals are created specifically for your home. You won’t find any “one-size-fits-all” solutions here, and we wouldn’t have it any other way.
- Best warranties in the industry
- Free initial inspection
- Full-service basement waterproofing
- Mold remediation
- Foundation repair
- Water management solutions tailored to your unique situation
Once your basement waterproofing project is complete, we make it a point to keep our staff available to address any questions or concerns you may have. Our goal is your 100% satisfaction, from the moment you call our office to schedule an inspection to the time you sign off on our work.
Waterproofing Services in New Jersey
With more than two decades of experience and a team of fully certified and trained waterproofing professionals, there is no waterproofing project in New Jersey that we can’t handle. When not addressed, water and moisture problems can cause serious health risks for your family. We’re talking buckling walls, sinking foundations, and even toxic mold. With your home’s value and your family’s health on the line, you must attack these problems head-on, and the best way to do that is by bringing in the Healthy Way team. Some signs of existing water problems in your home can include:
- Signs of rust or oxidation on metal fixtures
- Mildew residue
- Water stains on your foundation’s walls and floors
- Erosion of your concrete
- Mineral deposits found on pipes
- Flooded landscaping after heavy rain or snow
- Pooling water around your foundation’s interior
- Humidity levels above 60% in your basement or crawlspace
Basement Waterproofing in Little Silver
Healthy Way has been providing the most trusted, effective basement waterproofing in New Jersey since 2007. Waterproofing your basement is crucial to protecting the value of your home and the safety of your family. That is why we only employ the best, brightest, fully-certified experts, who will treat your home like it was their very own. Taking shortcuts just isn’t in our nature. We use innovative technology and time-tested techniques to discover and solve your basement’s water-related problems.
Because basement wall leaks and water seepage are often caused by structural issues, external waterproofing is required. While some companies only seal the interior walls of your basement, Healthy Way goes the extra mile to fix your water issues inside and out. That way, your basement leaks stop for good.
Once we find the root of the water issues in your basement, we will get to work on a custom-designed solution that will exceed your basement waterproofing needs.
Our basement waterproofing services in New Jersey help prevent the following problems:
- Mold growth, which can cause serious health hazards for your family
- Basement flooding
- Loss of valuables
- Serious water damage to your home’s walls and floors
- Decrease in home value
Don’t wait to address the moisture developing in your basement – call Healthy Way today for a customized solution to your water seepage problems.
What Causes Moisture in Your Basement?
It’s easy to spot water leaking through a crack in your basement, but most homeowners don’t know that there is a potential for water issues without heavy rains or obvious signs of standing water. At Healthy Way, we try to educate our clients on the real causes of water in your basement. Here are two of the most common reasons why you might need basement waterproofing in Little Silver:
The “Clay Bowl” Effect
It might not be evident on the surface, but many basements are built in a below-grade dip, which is surrounded by backfill. Because backfill is made up of soil that was removed during foundation digging, it creates an empty shape or “bowl” effect. Once the foundation is finished, this loose soil is placed back around the foundation. Unfortunately, soil of this consistency is more absorbent and porous than the undisturbed soil around it, which is hard-packed and less porous. When rain or thunderstorms occurs, the soil closest to your home becomes saturated, putting pressure on your basement walls.
This kind of pressure affects homeowners with property built below the water table or on a hillside where water runs down a hill. When the soil around your foundation becomes saturated, it will expand and put intense pressure on the walls of your foundation and basement. This pressure can create cracks, giving water an easy route into your basement.
How Healthy Way Solves Your Basement Waterproofing Needs
Having a wet basement not only puts your health at risk, it lowers the value of your home and makes it more difficult to sell. The good news? We offer a number of waterproofing services and products to solve your problems fast. A few of our solutions include:
- Sump pumps
- Perimeter drainage systems
- Doorway drainage systems
- High-strength washer hoses
- Floor and wall crack repair
- Replacement windows
- Flood protection for your water heater
When you use Healthy Way for basement waterproofing in New Jersey, you can rest easy knowing that all our systems come with a written, lifetime warranty. This warranty is transferrable, meaning you can re-establish your home’s value and give future owners confidence knowing that their new home is protected.
The Healthy Way Basement Waterproofing Process
Because every home is different, your basement waterproofing solution could be vastly different than that of your next-door neighbor. Many factors play a part when it comes to keeping your basement dry and safe for living. As a general rule, we approach each issue with a “prevention over repair” mindset. By taking this stance, we give our clients a more cost-effective, long-term resolution. We’re not in the business of putting a “Band-Aid” on your water problem – we want to fix your issue completely, so you don’t have to worry about recurring problems. Our effective basement waterproofing systems include a mix of the following strategies:
Interior waterproofing methods usually start with our team ensuring that any holes or cracks in your basement floors, walls, and windows are sealed properly. Sealing cracks in your basement is an important first step since this is usually the first place where water can enter your home. Our sealants keep your basement dry and help prevent more moisture from finding its way into your home. Interior waterproofing strategies like these also help lower humidity levels in your basement. While sealants and other interior waterproofing strategies help correct initial issues, they don’t usually solve the underlying problem causing leaks in your basement. Those issues are most often found outside your home.
Once our team is finished with your interior waterproofing, we will move to the exterior of your home. Waterproofing the outside of your home is often a more complex, nuanced goal. Because of the difficult nature of exterior waterproofing, we recommend you consult with our team of professionals before tackling the job on your own. Generally speaking, our team beings the outdoor waterproofing process by excavating the soil around your home’s foundation. Once we remove the soil surrounding your foundation, our experts will apply a polymer-based sealant to any cracks we discover. This sealant is a long-term solution and should remain intact for the life of your home. While the Healthy Way team solves your outdoor moisture problems, we will also check your downspouts, to make sure they aren’t clogged. An inefficient gutter system does a poor job of directing water away from your home’s foundation, which can cause more moisture to seep into your basement over time.
One of the most common reasons that people need basement waterproofing in cityname is because they have a poor drainage system. A proper drainage system is paramount in keeping your basement dry and your family safe. These systems are meant to direct water away from your home and come in many forms, from French Drains to simple systems like ground soil. If you’re thinking of installing a complex drainage system, save yourself some time and check the soil around your foundation first to make sure it isn’t retaining moisture. If a more complex system like a sump pump is required, it’s best to work with certified professionals like those at Healthy Way, to make sure your drainage system is installed correctly.
WHICH WATERPROOFING SOLUTION IS RIGHT FOR ME?
Because every home is different, it’s hard to say what kind of waterproofing solution is right for your situation. Most homeowners require a combination of interior and exterior waterproofing. There are dozens of factors that come into play when it comes to waterproofing your home, so the answer to your problem may be different than your neighbor’s. The good news is that Healthy Way is fully equipped to handle whatever moisture issue you’re having. We will work tirelessly to make certain your basement is dry, mold-free, and safe to enjoy. That way, you can get back to living life rather than worrying about mold growth or foundation damage.Contact Us
GET IT DONE RIGHT, THE FIRST TIME
Other companies may offer temporary or partial solutions. At Healthy Way, we believe in correcting the problem completely, so you save money and have long-term peace of mind. Our goal is to fix your problem to prevent it from coming back, or we won’t do the work!
If you require quality basement waterproofing, it all starts with a FREE inspection from our certified waterproofing experts. We will take as much time as you need to find your problem, develop a solution, and walk you through our process step-by-step.
Don’t let water leaks and foundation damage create a dangerous environment in your home; contact the experts at Healthy Way today!
Latest News in Little Silver
Middletown Arts Center presents The July MAC Music Café Showcase on July 25
(MIDDLETOWN, NJ) -- The Middletown Arts Center presents the MAC Music Café | Outdoor Edition, an afternoon of live music performed by top-notch musicians, on Sunday, July 25th from 4:00pm-6:00pm. The singer-songwriters showcase features local talent Shotgun Bill Anania, Jim Crawford, Audra Mariel and Fire in the Garden. The concert will take place outdoors, on the MAC’s tented patio. Please check their website for weather-related changes. All safety guidelines will be followed. The event is free with a suggested donation of $5....
(MIDDLETOWN, NJ) -- The Middletown Arts Center presents the MAC Music Café | Outdoor Edition, an afternoon of live music performed by top-notch musicians, on Sunday, July 25th from 4:00pm-6:00pm. The singer-songwriters showcase features local talent Shotgun Bill Anania, Jim Crawford, Audra Mariel and Fire in the Garden. The concert will take place outdoors, on the MAC’s tented patio. Please check their website for weather-related changes. All safety guidelines will be followed. The event is free with a suggested donation of $5.
ABOUT THE PERFORMERS
SHOTGUN BILL ANANIA - Shotgun Bill is...Bill Anania. I consider myself a late bloomer singer/songwriter. Playing and living in Monmouth County, NJ, you’ll find me performing at events and venues in this area. I worked with Frank Patrouch in “Frank and Bill” since 2012. We released three CD projects, Frank Patrouch “Whiskey and Revenge”, Frank & Bill “ One Good Line” and “Unplugged and Uncouth”. In 2016, I also released my first solo CD, “The B-Sides”, and in the summer of 2017, I released my second solo project, “Train Cars, Prison Bars...and a White Guitar”. Working with my friend Scott “Tango Kid” Yetka, my next album, “Shotgun Bill with the Tango Kid – Lonesome Cowboys”, was released in April 2019. During the pandemic, we released the “Quarantined” EP. The summer of 2021 will see the release of our fifth project, “Shotgun Bill with the Tango Kid- Lack of Luxury”. Also, you can hear all my tunes on Spotify, Itunes, Amazon, Band Camp and CD Baby! From time to time I venture out “hawking” my music...and making a good try at it. So keep your eye open for my show postings and new releases.
JIM CRAWFORD - He was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and at the age of seven emigrated to Canada and five years later to Kearny, NJ, where he finished school before joining the US Army in 1964. Jim started playing for friends in an Irish Bar in Kearny called The Tyrone House which led to gigs in other local pubs in Northern NJ and had a good following for several years before he settled into work and his marriage. After retiring as a union electrician, Jim got back into his music and started writing songs that were based on his life experiences. This resulted in two CDs, “Team of my Father” and “Yelling At Me”, that were well received by the local music community. Jim has performed solo and with groups in Albert Music Hall in Waretown, BOTMA in Little Silver, The Cafe Improv in Princeton, The Cafe Artiste in Neptune and numerous coffee houses in the Monmouth area.
AUDRA MARIEL - Martin Howth is the solo looping project of jazz vocalist Audra Mariel. The music has been described as ethereal, even meditative, but also features catchy hooks and thoughtful lyrics. All loops are generated live, without the use of tracks nor additional digital effects (other than the looping effect itself). Martin Howth’s debut album, “The Wayward Warbler”, was released in December 2018, and she is currently recording her next full-length album to be released at the end of summer, 2021.
FIRE IN THE GARDEN - Alissa Pecora, Frank Patrouch, Al Milewski and Bill Anania, each came from their own musical and songwriting histories to form fast friendships…after repeatedly bumping into each other at the same restaurants in Keyport where they live. Alissa’s poetry has enchanted listeners for some years before turning that and her sultry voice, toward writing songs with her husband, Frank. Frank, already with his own, long history of songwriting and guitar virtuosity, has performed from England to New York, from Nashville to New Orleans. Al has added his violin, guitar and vocals to bands playing folk/blues, Brazilian and gypsy swing. These three started to perform together about a year ago and have proudly contributed their skills to Musicians on a Mission. Their repertoire is broad, ranging from worldly-wise folk and rock to seductive blues to tranquil jazz.
The Middletown Arts Center (MAC) is located at 36 Church Street in Middletown, NJ (next to the Middletown train station). Free parking is available on site with additional free parking available in station metered lot weekday evenings after 6:00pm and weekends. It is an award-winning, state-of-the-art facility in Middletown, New Jersey that offers performances, exhibits, classes, demonstrations and camps centering on the arts. Its convenient location across from the Middletown train station on Church Street enables easy access and its expanded MAC Annex is minutes away at the Middletown Reformed Church’s Education Building.
The MAC is operated by a non-profit 501c3, the Middletown Township Cultural and Arts Council which is dedicated to bringing quality arts programming and events to Middletown and surrounding communities.
YMCA Elects New Board Chairman
Little Silver-Oceanport, NJ Patch
The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County Board of Directors recently appointed Colts Neck resident Ted Nappi as its board chairman and chief volunteer office.Nappi, who has been a vice chairman of the nonprofit board for three years, succeeds Jennifer Lakefield, also of Colts Neck, who served as chair and chief volunteer officer since 2017. Together, they helped steer the 2019 merger of The Community YMCA and YMCA of Western Monmouth County to create the new countywide YMCA, deepening the organization\'s impact."The Y is ever g...
The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County Board of Directors recently appointed Colts Neck resident Ted Nappi as its board chairman and chief volunteer office.
Nappi, who has been a vice chairman of the nonprofit board for three years, succeeds Jennifer Lakefield, also of Colts Neck, who served as chair and chief volunteer officer since 2017. Together, they helped steer the 2019 merger of The Community YMCA and YMCA of Western Monmouth County to create the new countywide YMCA, deepening the organization\'s impact.
"The Y is ever grateful for Jennifer Lakefield\'s leadership during an exciting era of growth and through the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic," said Laurie Goganzer, president and chief executive officer of the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County. "We\'re pleased to welcome Ted Nappi as our new board chairman. He has a strong background in volunteer leadership and an unwavering commitment to the Y."
Nappi\'s volunteer service with the Y began in 2008 when he was appointed to the Board of Managers of the Red Bank Family YMCA. He served until 2012 and returned in May 2014 as a member of the Y\'s corporate board. During his seven-year tenure on the corporate board, he has served on the Property & Finance, Governance and Development committees and chaired the Annual Campaign for three years.
"The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County provides vital services that strengthen our community, and I am honored to serve as board chairman," Nappi said. "It\'s been a challenging year for everyone, and I look forward to leading our board in generating support that will assist the Y in helping our area recover from the pandemic," he said.
Nappi is a certified public accountant at WithumSmith+Brown, PC, specializing in high-net-worth individuals, estate, trust and financial planning. He and his wife, Nereyda have two daughters, both of whom swam on the Y\'s highly regarded competitive swim team.
The Y\'s volunteer Board of Directors is comprised of 42 members who help guide the nonprofit\'s strategic direction, set policy, and raise support to strengthen the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
About YMCA of Greater Monmouth CountyYMCA of Greater Monmouth County is here for all – to empower youth and teens, improve health and strengthen community. A leading nonprofit charity, the Y unites 36,000 people of all ages, incomes, and backgrounds. During the pandemic, we responded to vital community needs, providing more than $735,000 in relief services. Our life-changing programs and services are anchored in 10 communities: health and wellness facilities in Freehold Township, Old Bridge and Red Bank; outdoor day camps in Millstone and Wall; a community center in Freehold Borough; counseling and social service centers in Eatontown, Matawan and Middletown; childcare centers in Freehold Township, Matawan and Red Bank; and integrated in nearly 100 schools in Monmouth and Ocean counties. We\'re based in Shrewsbury, NJ. Learn more at www.ymcanj.org.
NJ Restaurant Openings, Including the Newest Ani Ramen Location
It’s so exciting to see the Garden State getting back to business with so many brand-new restaurant concepts popping up and others adding more locations. Ani Ramen has added a seventh location in New Jersey, with its latest venture in New Brunswick. The fast-casual health food concept, Fresh Kitchen, will be opening a third spot in early July, and Bubbakoo’s is now up to 36 locations here in NJ. Check out the scoop about these restaurants and more! Where will you be heading first?At Homesick, everything is made from scratc...
It’s so exciting to see the Garden State getting back to business with so many brand-new restaurant concepts popping up and others adding more locations. Ani Ramen has added a seventh location in New Jersey, with its latest venture in New Brunswick. The fast-casual health food concept, Fresh Kitchen, will be opening a third spot in early July, and Bubbakoo’s is now up to 36 locations here in NJ. Check out the scoop about these restaurants and more! Where will you be heading first?
At Homesick, everything is made from scratch. Options such as mascarpone grit cakes and flatiron steak are paired with craft cocktails featuring combinations such as vodka, ginger, and lemongrass. Homesick is the newest addition to the Smith hospitality group, which owns restaurants including Porta and Pascal & Sabine. Open Sunday, Monday, and Thursday, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 4 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Homesick 522 Cookman Ave. Asbury Park, NJ
Port Coffee Roasters is a small-batch coffee roaster owned by Greg and Grace Mazzatta whose long commitment to careful roasting produces an excellent cup of coffee. They offer a rotating selection of single-origin coffee beans. Each batch is roasted to order, to ensure freshness and complete satisfaction.
Port Coffee Roasters 519 Main Ave. Bay Head, NJ 08742
Erlton Social is located at The Big Event on Kings Highway, making it much more than a restaurant. The space boasts an arcade, bowling alley, and pool hall. If you’re a beer connoisseur—or would like to be one—you will love the 24 beers on tap. Try pairing a craft brew with a short rib sandwich, garlic naan flatbread, or seared salmon entrée, among plenty of other options. Open Wednesday through Saturday, 4 p.m. to midnight; Sunday, 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Erlton Social Craft Bar & Kitchen 1536 North Kings Highway (Route 41) Cherry Hill, NJ
Bella Trattoria offers traditional Italian cuisine in a casual setting, but what sets this Italian restaurant apart from many is that breakfast and lunch are available daily as well. Start the day with a caprese omelet, or dine on homemade dishes, such as rigatoni Bolognese, for dinner. Open daily, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Bella Trattoria E Pizzeria 6717 Bergenline Ave. Guttenberg, NJ
Coming in early July, the healthy fast casual restaurant will open its third location at 88 Oceanport Avenue in Little Silver. Residents can look forward to their carefully designed menu of salads, grain bowls, wraps and stock pots that provides the maximum in nutrition while delivering in ultimate flavor.
Fresh Kitchen 88 Oceanport Avenue Little Silver, NJ
Ani Ramen, pictured at top, boasts seven locations all over New Jersey, and New Brunswick is its newest spot. This location has a liquor license and offers dozens of whiskies, sakes, and other spirits. Ani Ramen first opened in Montclair 2014, and its second location, in Jersey City, followed in 2017. In addition to serving ramen, the restaurant features dishes such as chicken karaage and pork bao buns. Open 4 p.m. to midnight.
Ani Ramen 37 Easton St. New Brunswick, NJ
What started as a popup at a Jersey City farmers’ market, Vegbar is now a juice bar and fresh kitchen in downtown Newark that provides a fresh and organic menu to its customers. Whether vegetarian, vegan, or just looking for healthy options, Vegbar has something for everyone. Try their grilled free-range chicken wrap, black bean burrito, or island banana punch shake. Open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Vegbar 464 Newark St. Hoboken, NJ
With its roots in Jersey City, Delizioso recently expanded with the opening of its Princeton location. The menu features plenty of baked goods, plus breakfast and lunch. Options include the “famous” French toast, lemon zest pizza, and chickpea salad. Open Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Delizioso Bakery & Kitchen 205 Witherspoon St. Princeton, NJ
This popular burrito chain was born in Point Pleasant—but Bubbakoo’s is now in nine states, including its most recent area locations in Spotswood, NJ, Tinton Falls, NJ, and Poughkeepsie, NY. Find all of their signature creations, including the Nashville hot crispy chicken burrito as well as General Tso’s chicken tacos. Open daily 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Bubbakoo’s Burritos Visit website for locations
A family-owned establishment, Foodies specializes in “diner classics with a modern twist.” Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or brunch at this family-friendly eatery, with savory chicken and waffles dish or sweet chocolate chip pancakes. Once a Foodie, always a Foodie. Open daily, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Foodies 582 Huyler Street South Hackensack, NJ
Skopos Hospitality’s newest eatery pays homage to the 1950s bar scene. The family-friendly restaurant was inspired by Gus himself, the grandfather of Skopos owners Thomas and Dean Maroulakos. Be sure to try their Last Word, a cocktail known to be Gus’ favorite. Grand opening July 7. Open Wednesday and Thursday, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 4 p.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Gus’ Last Word 191 Valley Blvd. Wood Ridge, NJ
Editor’s note: Hours and menu items are subject to change.
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Short Hills’ Missy’s Miracle Scholarship Fund Announces 2021 Recipient
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — The NJ Sharing Network Foundation’s Missy’s Miracle Scholarship Fund has awarded a scholarship to Reilly Williams of Little Silver, NJ, for her passion and dedication to raising awareness of organ and tissue donation. Williams was presented with her scholarship award at the NJ Sharing Network’s headquarters in New Providence during a private ceremony with her family members in the Landscape of Life Meditation Garden.Williams is a 2021 graduate of the Academy of Allied Health and Science in ...
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — The NJ Sharing Network Foundation’s Missy’s Miracle Scholarship Fund has awarded a scholarship to Reilly Williams of Little Silver, NJ, for her passion and dedication to raising awareness of organ and tissue donation. Williams was presented with her scholarship award at the NJ Sharing Network’s headquarters in New Providence during a private ceremony with her family members in the Landscape of Life Meditation Garden.
Williams is a 2021 graduate of the Academy of Allied Health and Science in Neptune, NJ. She plans to attend the University of Virginia in the Fall. Her connection to donation began in 2017 following the tragic death of Maeve Annette Behan, a local 3-year-old girl that Williams babysat. Though Williams’ pain over the loss of her friend was unbearable, she was inspired that Behan’s organ donations saved the lives of a one-year-old boy, a one-year-old girl and two adult men.
Williams honored Behan by organizing “Team Maeve the Brave” for the NJ Sharing Network Foundation’s 5K Celebration of Life event. A few years later, Williams babysat another little girl whose life was saved with a heart transplant. Williams considers herself lucky to have experienced both sides of organ donation and transplantation, and she feels grateful for the opportunity to share their stories with others to raise awareness.
The NJ Sharing Network Foundation’s scholarship program provides an opportunity to recognize and award graduating high school senior advocates whose lives have been touched by organ and tissue donation and transplantation. Missy’s Miracle Scholarship Fund was created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Melissa “Missy” Rodriguez of Short Hills’ life-saving liver transplant. Rodriguez was the first 10-year-old to ever receive a successful liver transplant to save her life.
Now more than 30 years later, Missy continues to lead an active, fulfilling life as an accomplished athlete, a successful student earning two graduate degrees, and, most importantly, the mother of three healthy boys. Established in 2015, Missy’s Miracle Scholarship Fund has raised more than $90,000 towards scholarships for high school students and additional programs supporting organ and tissue donation awareness.
“I am proud to join forces with NJ Sharing Network to help educate our local communities about the power of organ and tissue donation,” said Rodriguez. “Reilly serves as a perfect example of what it means to take an active role in supporting these important outreach efforts.”
Scholarship applicants were measured on academic achievement, community and volunteer efforts, extracurricular activities and advocacy for organ and tissue donation. The application process included a thorough review by a committee of NJ Sharing Network Foundation Board members and volunteers.
“We are grateful for the generous support of Missy’s Miracle Scholarship Fund and their ongoing commitment to rewarding students who share a commitment to our life-saving mission,” said Elisse E. Glennon, Executive Director of the NJ Sharing Network Foundation. “We know that Reilly and all of our scholarship recipients will continue to be strong leaders in educating others about donation and transplantation as they move forward to begin college.”
According to NJ Sharing Network, there are nearly 4,000 New Jersey residents currently waiting for a life-saving transplant, and one person in New Jersey dies every three days waiting for a transplant. Just one organ and tissue donor can save eight lives and enhance the lives of over 75 people. To learn more, get involved and register as an organ and tissue donor, visit www.NJSharingNetwork.org.
PHOTOS COURTESY OF NJ SHARING NETWORK – Included in photos are Reilly Williams and Missy Rodriguez
About NJ Sharing Network
NJ Sharing Network is the federally designated non-profit organization responsible for recovering organs and tissue for the nearly 4,000 New Jersey residents currently waiting for a life-saving transplant. With headquarters in New Providence, NJ, the organization is part of the national recovery system, serving the 110,000 people on the national waiting list. NJ Sharing Network was selected by NJBiz as one of the state’s “Best Places to Work” for the third consecutive year. To learn more, get involved and register as an organ and tissue donor, visit www.NJSharingNetwork.org.
About the NJ Sharing Network Foundation
The NJ Sharing Network Foundation is committed to increasing the number of lives saved through innovative transplant research, family support, public awareness and education about the life-saving benefits of organ and tissue donation and transplantation. By making a contribution, you empower our efforts, bringing us a step closer to providing the greatest gift of all... the Gift of Life.
Men’s Lacrosse’s Lunney ’13 Inducted into NE10 Hall of Fame
MANSFIELD, Mass. – One of the most dominant scoring forces in Merrimack College men’s lacrosse history, Corey Lunney, has been announced as an inductee into the NE10 Hall of Fame in the Class of 2021, as released by the league office Monday.The 2013 graduate is one of the most decorated players in the program’s history, as he sits fourth all-time in Warrior history in points and third all-time in goals. He also racked up a bevy of honors, including 2013 USILA DII National Player of th...
MANSFIELD, Mass. –
MANSFIELD, Mass. –
One of the most dominant scoring forces in Merrimack College men’s lacrosse history, Corey Lunney, has been announced as an inductee into the NE10 Hall of Fame in the Class of 2021, as released by the league office Monday.
The 2013 graduate is one of the most decorated players in the program’s history, as he sits fourth all-time in Warrior history in points and third all-time in goals. He also racked up a bevy of honors, including 2013 USILA DII National Player of the Year, three consecutive NEILA All-New England Team Player of the Year honors to conclude his career, two All-American selections and was a three-time NE10 First Team honoree and was tabbed the conference’s player of the year in 2013.
“Corey was an excellent player, leader and representative of our program over his four years,” said Merrimack College men’s lacrosse head coach, Mike Morgan. “He excelled in the classroom, on the field as well as off. Corey started off as a pure shooter and developed the other parts of his game to become one of the best players in the country.”
The Little Silver, N.J. native burst onto the scene in North Andover in the spring of 2010 when he topped the team in scoring with 46 goals and 58 points, which earned him NE10 Rookie of the Year honors and a spot on the league’s all-conference second team. He set his single game career-high in goals with seven that year in just his fifth collegiate game against Pace. He followed the performance up his sophomore season with another team-leading 39 goals and 53 points and was tabbed a first team choice in the NE10’s all-conference honors and picked up his first NEILA All-New England Division II Player of the Year award.
He ticked up his dominance in his concluding two seasons with the Warriors, as he set a career-high in points (59) his junior year and earned his first All-American pick. In his senior season, he had a fitting end to his time in North Andover, as he matched his career-high in points at 59 and claimed the USILA DII National Player of the Year award to go along with a slew of other national and conference level awards.
“Corey took over wearing #14 from Greg Rogowski, up to that date the best player in school history, and lived up to the very high expectations that came with it,” said Morgan. “Our Merrimack College lacrosse family would like to congratulate Corey on this great accomplishment.”
In all, Lunney totaled 175 goals, 54 assists and 229 points in his illustrious career.