On September 7 2021, our fearless leader Joyce sat down with POP FM 99.9, a local radio station serving the South Jersey listening area, to share the story of JR's Angels. Check it out in the video below or on Facebook!
2019 Nonprofit of the Year Award
JR's Angels was extremely honored to be chosen for the Nonprofit of the Year Award presented by the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce in 2019. Since its inception, JR's Angels has always strived to do what we can to help those less fortunate as well as make a difference wherever we are needed. We couldn't have received this award without the amazing support of our sponsors, family and freinds each year and look forward to continuing our efforts every year! We are so thankful for this incredible honor.
Chapel of Four Chaplains Legion of Honor Humanitarian Award
Joyce Rodak, founder of JR's Angels, was selected as a recipient of the prestigious Chapel of Four Chaplains Legion of Honor Humanitarian Award in 2019. This award was given to recognize her lifelong commitment to charitable giving and continued contributions to the community, and we couldn't be more proud of her! Congrats Joyce!
To learn more about the Chapel of Four Chaplains, visit www.fourchaplains.org.
15th Annual Community Services Awards
JR's Angels was selected as a 2019 Honoree for the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce's 15th Annual Community Services Awards. Congrats to everyone who helped to make this happen! We couldn't be prouder of our organization.
2017 Bob Shryock Cokmmunity Award Recipient
JR's Angels was selected as the receipent of the 2017 Bob Shryock Community Service Award. The Volunteer Center of South Jersey gave JR's Angels this prestigious award in honor of our commitment, sincerity and dedication to community service.
JR's Angels was honored at the 2017 Spirit of Community Event, hosted by the Volunteer Center of South Jersey, on October 26, 2017. The VCSJ is a critical volunteer network in New Jersey, which is 1.45 million strong and provides 206+ million hours a year in service. Find more information about the Volunteer Center of New Jersey here.
Cocktails for a Cause
On September 6, 2017, JR's Angels was invited to the Pyramid Club of Philadelphia to take part in their Cocktails for a Cause initative. These events, held on a monthly basis, raise money to help those in need. The proceeds from our event went to the Salvation Army to aide in Hurricane Harvey relief. JR's Angels was extremely proud to be a part of such an insprining event that would help those affected by the disaster.
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Check out these great news articles written about JR's Angels and what we do!
Volunteer Center of South Jersey October 2017 Newsletter
JR's Angels, named after South Jersey 9/11 victim, continues to lend a helping hand
Quilt made from 9/11 victim's clothing preserves history of John Rodak's life for his wife, two girls
John Rodak's memory lives on through JR's Angels
JR's Angels foundation formed by family and friends of John Rodak, a victim of the Sept. 11 attacks
Over seven years after attacks, 9/11 still haunts La Salle community