Dear Editor;Please find the second Press Release for the Colonial Crossroads Chapters Oktoberfest.We would appreciate a vi...
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Press release#2

Published on: Mar 4, 2016

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  • 1. Dear Editor;Please find the second Press Release for the Colonial Crossroads Chapters Oktoberfest.We would appreciate a visible location for the article since the event is this Saturday!!!We also welcome any press coverage on the night of the event as in previous years.Three photos from last years event are also attached. Please call me with any questions you may have.Thanks very much in advance! We are looking forward to seeing you there.Gaye B. Dogru 908-273-2076 ext. 17/23 646-596-0697-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Contact:Gaye B. DogruOktoberfest CommitteeColonial Crossroads Chapter908-273-2076 ext. 17/23FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Colonial Crossroads Chapter of the American Red Cross Invites You To Oktoberfest 2011 Fundraiser EveningAREA (September 27, 2011) – The countdown is on. Area residents are already bustling with word of the annualColonial Crossroads Oktoberfest event, to take place on the lawn of the Chapter house on October 1st. The honoreesthis year are Dr. Jerome P. Zeldis, CEO of Celgene Corporation, and former New Providence Mayor Al Morgan.The event promises an evening of live music, dancing, beer and wine tastings in a fall setting. The event will helpsupport the vital life-saving mission areas of our local chapter in the 10 communities of Berkeley Heights, ChathamBorough, Chatham Township, East Hanover, Florham Park, Long Hill Township, Madison, New Providence,Springfield and Summit.It is also an opportunity for the county to get together and celebrate Colonial Crossroads Red Cross partnershipswith more than 40 regional businesses, civil and religious organizations, high schools and universities, service clubs,volunteer squads, medical centers and various city departments -- who host scheduled blood drives, give donationsor volunteer for Chapter activities. It is also the place, where we update our sponsors and reflect upon the previousyear’s activities. “The fundraiser of silent auction items provide resources for this effort and allow regional business,both small and large, to take part in the volunteer spirit of this organization,” reiterates Christy Hodde, the ExecutiveDirector of Colonial Crossroads. “They remind us of the good carried out by the Red Cross, and are a way for us towholeheartedly thank our local supporters.”We are proud to be associated with generous corporate sponsors, community advocates and family of patrons, whokeep the Chapter active. Oktoberfest 2011 will be held in outdoor tents, so please bring a wrap. Open to walk-ins onSaturday, for those not able to pre-purchase tickets. Come on down, for a chic night out.Octoberfest general admission tickets start at $75. Sponsor tickets at $125 and Patron tickets at $150 provideadmission. To purchase tickets or for sponsorship information, please contact oktoberfest@ccnjredcross or call us at908-273-2076. To find out more about your local Red Cross, how you can donate your expertise, time, money orblood; or to help your family, business or community prepare for emergencies, visit

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