Columbia Bank is proud to announce its ongoing support of St. Joseph Social Service Center (“St. Joseph’s”), by raising $100,000 at its 34th Annual Golf Classic to benefit the nonprofit. Every year, the organization serves over 2,500 children and adults in need, including those who may be homeless, throughout Elizabeth, New Jersey, and surrounding communities.
On October 17, 2022, 132 golfers participated in the annual fundraiser which took place at Hackensack Golf Club in Emerson, New Jersey. “Our Annual Golf Classic is one of the many ways we are able to bring clients, coworkers, and our communities together to support a meaningful cause,” said Thomas J. Kemly President and CEO of Columbia Bank. “Please join me in thanking all of our participants, sponsors and most importantly St. Joseph Social Service Center for their dedication to families and children across the state.”
Founded in 1983, St. Joseph’s offers a wide variety of programs to provide basic necessities and resources to families and children in need, including: food, clothing, health services, adult learning skills, school supplies, and much more. Its mission is fulfilled through a dedicated team of staff and hundreds of volunteers from counties across New Jersey. St. Joseph Social Service Center is located at 118 Division Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey.