Press Releases

Recreation Foundation Announces Community Grant Program
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Pennington, NJ….The Recreation Foundation of Hopewell Valley is excited to announce a Community Grant program beginning June 1, 2015. This program will allow recreational non-profit organizations in Hopewell Valley to apply for a grant, from $250.00 to $2,500.00.

Lights Installed on the Turf Field
September 13, 2013
Have you noticed? Lights have been installed on the turf field at Hopewell Valley Central High School. (Photo1)(Photo2)

“Turfs Up!” St. Patrick’s Day Celebration is Saturday, March 17th
March 12, 2012
Pennington, NJ….Pennington Quality Market is donating 5% of sales that day toward the turf field planned for Hopewell Valley Central High School. (Photo)

Pennington Quality Market “Turf’s Up!” St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
February 27, 2012
Pennington, NJ….The Pennington Quality Market is proud to announce a partnership with the Recreation Foundation to raise funds for an AstroTurf field at Hopewell Valley Central High School. (Photo) (Official Flyer)

Hopewell Physical Therapy donates to Turfs Up! project
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Pennington, NJ….Tom Bartolino of Hopewell Physical Therapy recently joined the growing list of Turfs Up! supporters with a $2,500 donation. (Photo)

Fall Ball 2011 Tops $50,000 for “Turf’s Up!"
November 20, 2011
Pennington, NJ….230 Hopewell Valley fans gathered at Jericho National Golf Club for the Recreation Foundation’s annual Fall Ball. (Photo)

Turf’s Up Tuesday at The Front Porch
October 31, 2011
Pennington, NJ….The Front Porch, Pennington Bagel and CG Sports are proud to support the Hopewell Valley High School Turf Field. (Photo)

Excitement Builds for the Fall Ball as “Turf’s Up!” Fundraising Tops $500,000
October 22, 2011
Pennington, NJ….The Recreation Foundation of Hopewell Valley invites the community to the annual Fall Ball to celebrate the fall fundraising efforts to build a turf field at Hopewell Valley Central High School. (Photo)

“Turf’s Up!” - Everyone’s Doing Their Part!
October 3, 2011
Timberlane student athlete and jewelry designer, Avery Bell, has raised over $500 for the “Turf’s Up!” project. (Photo)

John Schragger, Howard Elgart, and Jon Butler met recently to discuss marketing opportunities connected to the “Turf’s Up!” project
September 12, 2011
Pennington, NJ….Community businesses and organizations who have or are considering contributions to “Turf’s Up!” are invited to a reception at Hopewell Valley Golf Club. (Photo)

Turf’s Up!
September 2, 2011
Pennington, NJ….The Recreation Foundation of Hopewell Valley is embarking on an exciting new project in partnership with AstroTurf to construct an all-weather, state-of-the-art turf field at Hopewell Valley Central High School. (Photo)

Recreation Foundation of Hopewell Valley Raffle Winners Announced
December 20, 2010
Pennington, NJ....Christmas came early to three Hopewell Valley residents as they were the winners in the 50/50 raffle sponsored by the Recreation Foundation of Hopewell Valley for the Turf’s Up! project. (Photo)

2010 Fall Ball Celebrates Recreation Department's Tenth Birthday
Novermber 29, 2010
Pennington, NJ….2010 marks the Tenth Birthday of the Hopewell Township Recreation Department. The Recreation Foundation was honored to have Hopewell Valley’s first Recreation Director and staff member, Michael Hritz and Cathy Perna, at the Fall Ball to celebrate ten years of success. (Photo)

Community Joins Together to Kick Off Turf Field Fundraising
October 18 ,2010
Pennington, NJ….On Friday, September 10th, Hopewell Valley Hopewell Valley educators, coaches, sports leagues leaders and committed parents came together to discuss the need for a Turf Field at Hopewell Valley Central High School. (Photo)