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Marine Toys for Tots Foundation

December 17, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

The  Maisano’s annual Marine Toys for Tots Foundation event was a big success thanks to Jim, Jean, Mikey and all of their friends.  The Maisano Family is a family of givers. Your Neighbor, Jake

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Our “Thank You” ad is in the current issue of The Westchester Magazine

December 12, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Our “Thank You” ad is in the current issue of The Westchester Magazine. We are so grateful to you for helping us raise $13,800 for the USO of Metropolitan NY.  See you next summer for Century Ride 2019. Your Neighbor, Jake

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New Rochelle Thanksgiving Parade – 2018

November 19, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Happy to be at the New Rochelle Thanksgiving Parade.  Great job New Rochelle Chamber of Commerce.  Grand Marshall, Frank A. Miceli, is the best! Your Neighbor, Jake

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3 Holidays Announcement New Total

November 11, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

The “3 Holidays Announcement”:  “We take this time to remember our Blue Star and Gold Star Military Families and thank them for their sacrifice and generosity.  We want them to know that they are a part of our community.”  I wrote this while at William B. Ward Elementary, it spread to The City School District […]

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Veterans Day 2018

November 11, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Thank you to New Rochelle Veterans and Veterans everywhere. Remember the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. #Armistice Day100   #Veterans Day Your Neighbor, Jake

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Soul River

October 28, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Chad Brown, a U.S. Navy Veteran with PTSD who became homeless, founded Soul River, a nonprofit providing free outdoor adventures.  Veterans find healing through fly-fishing and teach youth about leadership, the environment, and conservation.  Find your purpose and heal. https://www.cbsnews.com/video/soul-river-veterans-find-healing-through-fly-fishing/ Your Neighbor, Jake

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Thank you to Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy

October 23, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Thank you to Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy in Harrison, New York for your donation to Stars for Cars and the USO of Metropolitan New York. Your Neighbor, Jake

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Adam’s Monumental Climb!

October 14, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Adam Keys was a U.S. Army paratrooper who lost his legs in Afghanistan.  He endured 100+ surgeries.  Now he climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro and left his Purple Heart at the summit. He said, “If you have an obstacle in front of you, you can get over it.” https://www.cbsnews.com/news/pushing-the-limits-wounded-veteran-adam-keys-climbs-mount-kilimanjaro/ Your Neighbor, Jake

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And the winner is…

October 08, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

The winner of the Drinks & Nibbles at the Friars Club in NYC prize is Kyle Nugent.  Thank you to all who donated to the #CenturyRide for Military Families.  We raised over $13,200 for the USO of Metropolitan New York. Your Neighbor, Jake

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Commanding Respect

October 04, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Sarah Zorn is the first woman to lead the corps of cadets at the Citadel. 4 things she said that resonated with me: “Being a servant leader.” “Motivation is a desire not to disappoint…You don’t want to disappoint yourself because you realize what you’re capable of.” “I hope to be a person of service, empathy, […]

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