NETS Foundation to Provide Toy Shopping Spree
NETS Assistant General Manager Bobby Marks and Team Mascot Sly to Attend
December 13, 2011
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.—NETS Assistant General Manager Bobby Marks and team mascot Sly will lead 25 kids from Family Promise on a toy shopping spree at Toys “R” at 634 Ridgewood Avenue at Route 17 North in Paramus, NJ TOMORROW, December 14, at 10 a.m.
The toy shopping spree is funded by the NETS Foundation, a non-profit philanthropic arm of NETS Basketball, as part of its Season of Giving initiative.
Family Promise is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence. Based in Summit, NJ, Family Promise was founded in 1988 on the belief that Americans are a compassionate people who want to make a difference. Today, Family Promise comprises 171 affiliates across 41 states, engaging 140,000 volunteers to help families in need, one community at a time.
The NETS Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in the metropolitan area by supporting programs and initiatives that focus on youth, education, and strengthening communities.