News and Events

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…

Imagine Grand Prize Winner in Sue Adler 100th Home Charity Program

On September 8th, members of the Sue Adler Team of Keller Williams real estate professionals presented Imagine with a check for $10,000 for being the grand prize winner of their 100 Home Sale Contest. The contest engaged local charities in an online competition for the most votes over the spring and summer. Upon the Sue Adler Team’s closing of their 100th home, the organization with the most votes…

Imagine Offers Support Groups for Caregivers

Imagine is offering support groups for adult caregivers under 60 who are living with a family member's chronic or terminal illness. The groups are safe spaces in which people can express their feelings, and gain support from fellow caregivers. The criteria for participation includes: caring for any person with a diagnosis of physical illness, injury or disease that significantly changes one's day to…