News and Press Releases

16 December 2013
Applebee's

Please support our arts and recreation program by dining at Applebee's in Bridgewater on Monday, January 20, 2014. Ten percent of your bill will be donated to support the program that provides our tee...

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06 May 2013
Somerset Home Names New Executive Director

Bridgewater, N.J. - For just the third time in 40 years, Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children has a new executive director. The board of trustees of the Bridgewater nonprofit agency has na...

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David Walker - Executive Director
01 January 2013
Foundation Grant Supports Homeless Teens

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — The Investors Foundation, which provides grant funding to nonprofit programs that enrich the communities served by Investors Bank, has awarded $2,000 to Somerset Home for Tempora...

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12 December 2012
Brighten the Holidays for Homeless Youth

Bridgewater, N.J. (December 12, 2012) – Superstorm Sandy has disrupted many people’s lives and made celebrating the holidays more difficult, but the abused and neglected teens at Somerset Home sti...

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05 December 2012
Somerset Home - Run for Runaways Reaps Funds for Homeless Teens

Bridgewater, N.J. (Dec. 5, 2012) – Despite a change in both the date and the location of Somerset Home’s 14th Annual Run for Runaways because of superstorm Sandy, the event was still a big success...

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03 October 2012
Run for Runaways Raises Awareness, Funds

Bridgewater, N.J. (October 3, 2012)—More than 1,200 youth run away from home every day. What are they running from? Nearly half report being beaten by a caretaker; 25 percent have had parents or car...

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01 October 2012
Jeffrey Fetzko Resigns as Somerset Home Executive Director

Bridgewater, NJ, October 10, 2012- Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children announced today the resignation of Jeffrey Fetzko after 30 years as the nonprofit agency's executive director.·Thro...

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20 January 2012
Nonprofit Exec Named to Board of NJ Fundraising Group

Bridgewater, N.J. (January 20, 2012) — Anne Bradley, associate executive director of Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children in Bridgewater, has been appointed to the board of the New Jerse...

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18 January 2012
Ronald McDonald House Grant Helps Homeless Teens

Bridgewater, N.J. (January 18, 2012) – For the youth in crisis at Brahma House, run by Somerset Home for Temporarily Displaced Children in Bridgewater, dealing with their emotions while keeping up w...

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07 December 2011
Help Brighten the Holidays for Homeless Youth

Bridgewater, N.J. (December 7, 2011) – Everyone wants to be home for the holidays, but that isn’t possible for the youth in our area who have been abused, neglected, or are victims of family confl...

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