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Rutgers University Medical Student Stephanie Oh is Today’s Honoree

Stephanie Oh knows what it’s like to live at the poverty line. After graduating college with a degree in bioengineering, she volunteered for AmeriCorps and subsisted on food stamps. “This experience made me better understand the struggles people face trying … Continue reading

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Quality Dental Plan Founder Dr. Dan Marut is Today’s Honoree

Dan Marut, DMD established Quality Dental Plan in October 2009 after three years of rigorous testing and development. His vision for QDP is to connect dentists looking to make a difference in their communities with new patients, while giving people … Continue reading

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HealthBarn USA Founder Stacey Antine is Today’s Honoree

Stacey Antine is a registered dietitian who holds a Master’s of Science in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics from New York University.  Alarmed by the long list of lifestyle diseases (obesity, heart disease, diabetes, etc.) faced by children today, she founded … Continue reading

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Newark Native Ras Baraka is Today’s Honoree

Ras J. Baraka has served as South Ward Councilman since May 2010 and is running for Mayor in the 2014 election. A native of Newark where his family has lived for over 70 years, Baraka was educated in the Newark … Continue reading

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Bill Lavin of The Sandy Ground Project is Today’s Honoree

Bill Lavin, President of the New Jersey Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association, and his fellow firefighters have created The Sandy Ground Project – Where Angels Play  in an effort to respond to both the devastation along the East Coast from Hurricane … Continue reading

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Ivy League Author Marshall Burstein, J.D. is Today’s Honoree

“Has anyone ever made you feel like you would never amount to anything? Have you ever felt like the “Elite Eight” were out of your league? I want to tell you about a unique way to gain admittance into the … Continue reading

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Today’s Honoree is Stanlee Stahl the Executive VP of The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous

Stanlee Stahl is currently the Executive Vice President of The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous. the Foundation, which seeks to fulfill the traditional Jewish commitment to hakarat hatov, the searching out and recognition of goodness, has two goals. The first … Continue reading

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