News and Events

From Bullies to Buddies

Bullying is a challenge for many students but grieving children and youth are more likely to be bullied or become a bully. The "Bullies to Buddies" method fosters resilience by teaching students how to respond to verbal aggression.

Imagine Receive's Sax LLP's first annual Founder's Award Grant

Sax LLP's first annual Founder's Award gifted $15,000 to Imagine for our efforts towards sustainability.

Imagine Participants and Volunteers Prepare Sandwiches for People in Need

Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, recently partnered with the Mandy Reichman Feeding Program at Temple Emanu-El in Westfield and the Good Will Rescue Mission in Newark to make lunches for people who may be food-insecure in Newark, NJ. Participants and volunteers at Imagine donated bread, deli meats and cheese, juice and water as well as fruit, candy and snack foods along with sandwich bags and…

The Rev. Jane McCready Joins Imagine Board of Trustees

Rev. Jane McCready is Pastor at Faith Lutheran Church, New Providence where she has been a member since 1996.  She has a B.A. from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana and received her Master of Divinity from The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia. Prior to attending Seminary, Jane worked in New York City for the 55th Street Dance Theater Foundation at City Center Theater and as a…

Claude Fusco Joins Imagine Board of Trustees

Claude had a 36 year career at Ernst & Young LLP including 25 years as a partner serving in various roles around the globe including an International Tax Client Service Partner, Director of Tax for Ernst & Young International, Global Chair of Expatriate Tax Services, and New Jersey Managing Partner.

iRemember, An Evening of Healing, Hospitality and Hope

Join Imagine for our annual community-wide remembrance event in honor of all who have died. This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to mandi@imaginenj.org or by calling 908-264-3100.

Westfield Girls Ice Hockey Gives Back to the Community

The Westfield High School Girls Ice Hockey Team knows the meaning of giving back to show appreciation for all the good they have received in their young lives. They chose an item from Imagine's Wish list, the gorgeous orange area rug for our Orange Group room, to brighten the space used by the children in Imagine’s peer support group for 6-9 year olds.  It was a hit with the kids! Thank you to these…

Thank You to Surgent's Elite School of Gymnastics

Imagine is so grateful to Matt Stevenson, Tracy Stevenson and Drew Yurko of Surgent's Elite School of Gymnastics who donated their time to measure, order and install wall and floor padding in Imagine's Volcano Room. Don't know what a volcano room is? Attend a tour at Imagine in Mountainside and find out!  You can sign up for a tour here: Imagine Tour. Thank you to the Westfield Foundation for their…

Girls Scouts Sow Memory Garden for Imagine

Mountainside 11th Grade Ambassador Girl Scout Troops 40443 and 40468 completed their "Sow What" Journey project by planting a pollinator memory garden at Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss in Mountainside."Partnering with the girl scouts was a joy," said Mary Robinson, Imagine Executive Director.  "They did an incredible job of designing and sourcing the plants and the beautiful butterfly bench…

Ron Zuzovsky Joins Imagine Board of Trustees

Ron Zuzovsky has joined the Board of Trustees at Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss in Mountainside.Ron is the founder of the ReSource Group, a sales organization based out of Millburn, NJ. The ReSource Group, founded in 2006, is a multi-faceted sales and marketing firm that covers the northeast states for some of the top brands in the business products industry. Ron works with many of the top…