January 15, 2011 - Justin is featured in an article in the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Patch
July 21, 2011 - Justin & his sister, Jade, gave bears to children at the Teddy Bear Clinic at St. Barnabas Hospital
December 21, 2011 - Justin delivers 50 bears to the Children's Hospital of New Jersey
April 2010 - Justin delivered 62 bears to the Concordia Learning Center at St. Joseph's School for the Blind
December 14, 2010 - Justin delivers 100 bears to the Children's Hospital of New Jersey; article on NJToday.net
December 23, 2010 - Justin and the fund are featured on CBS News. Story and video.
December 18, 2010 - We are so close to Justin's goal of 1,000 bears! Thanks to all the donations and support, Justin has made 892 bears and has distributed 710 of them to various charities in time for the holidays.
July 11, 2010 - 65 bears were recently given to the St. Joseph's School of the Blind in Jersey City (slideshow of visit) and 35 bears to the Embrace Kids Foundation, which works with the Children's Cancer Wing at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick.
Dec. 12, 2009 - At 5:50 pm today, Justin stuffed the 1,000th bear!!! But he will continue to make bears for needy kids as long as there are donations.
Dec. 7, 2009 - We are up to 827 bears!!
Dec. 1, 2009 - Justin and his helpers have made 650 bears to be given to needy children around the state! Our most recent donations and help from a young girl celebrating her Bat Mitzvah (see photo gallery) helped us get this far.
Our Publicity Materials
All media materials are pdf files
A copy of our promotional flyer
In the News
CNN - The Fund was among charities profiled in their 2009 Giving in Focus Series, an hour-long special hosted by Tom Foreman
NJ.com - author Sandra Lee posts update on the 1,000th bear
ParenthoodNJ.com - Momoirs blog post about the 1,000th bear stuffed
NJ101.5 - NJ's most listened to radio station interviews Justin & his father as the featured "good news" story of the week of Oct. 26; listen to the media clip (a .wmv file); read the story
NJ.com - author Sandra Lee writes about the Fund in her parenting blog
MyCentralJersey.com - online site for The Courier News & The Home News Tribune
The Courier News - Oct. 11, 2009 story story published online or read the extended version: cover page and page 2
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