Opportunity Project Tees off for the Annual Golf Classic!

May 30, 2019 by  
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Opportunity Project is getting ready for this year’s Annual Golf Classic. The event will be held on September 23, 2019 at the Brooklake Country Club in Florham Park, NJ. Co-Chairs of the event are Jacob S. Buurma, Sal Davino, Marshall Freidus, Chris Johnson, Murray Kushner, Jared Levine, Jonathan Sobel, Eileen Sudler and Marc E. Berson. […]

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month!

February 19, 2019 by  
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As part of our Brain Injury Awareness 2019 campaign, we are hosting awareness and prevention programs to help educate the community about brain injury, recovery and the need for prevention. Did you know? – Over 2.5 million Americans sustain a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) each year. – 3 million Americans live with long-term disabilities as […]

Thanks to our Supporters, Brain Injury Awareness Month 2018 Raised over $45,000!

May 21, 2018 by  
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Members, staff and Board of Trustees of Opportunity Project thank you for your support of and participation in Brain Injury Awareness Month 2018.  Because of you, we raised over $44,000 to support brain injury awareness programs and prevention, the highest amount ever! Your much appreciated support enables Opportunity Project to provide support services for brain […]

Opportunity Project Vocational Program Featured In Millburn Short Hills Magazine

October 27, 2015 by  
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In recognition of Disability Employment Awareness Month, Opportunity Project was featured in the Fall 2015 issue of the Millburn Short Hills Magazine. Read the complete article here.

Congratulations to our Founders on receiving the New Jersey Monthly Magazine Seeds Of Hope award!

September 21, 2015 by  
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A Place to Grow: Opportunity Project Opportunity Project is a nonprofit that provides services to the brain injured. By Breanne McCarthy | September 14, 2015 Lisa Goldman, Marc Berson and Rita Yohalem of Opportunity Project. Photo by John Emerson Every 21 seconds, someone in the United States suffers a traumatic brain injury. Despite the prevalence […]

Free Informative Workshops For Caregivers & Guardians

July 6, 2015 by  
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Opportunity Project has partnered with the prestigious disabilities law firm, Hinkle, Fingles & Prior, P.C., to host seven informative presentations that will address the legal, financial, housing, program and entitlement issues facing caregivers and guardians of adults affected by brain injuries. The workshops will be presented by Hinkle, Fingles & Prior, P.C and held on […]

Brain Injury Awareness Month 2014

February 26, 2014 by  
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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, recognized nationally across America. Did You Know? Every 21 seconds, one person sustains a traumatic brain injury (TBI)…that’s 1.7 million people per year. An estimated 5.3 million Americans – 2% of the U.S. population lives with disabilities resulting from TBI. About 75% of TBIs that occur each year are […]

Time is running out to get your Yankee Raffle Ticket – Drawing to be held August 14, 2013!.

May 8, 2013 by  
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Once again, Brick City Sports Capital of Newark donated the use of luxury suite at Yankee Stadium to Opportunity Project, demonstrating their commitment to help promote brain injury awareness in our communities.  This year’s raffle drawing will be held on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 1pm at the Clubhouse.  Proceeds from the raffle will provide […]

Opportunity Project Participates in Words Maplewood Bookstore Author Event with Buzz Bissinger

July 25, 2012 by  
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Opportunity Project was honored to participate in Words Maplewoods Bookstore recent author event with Buzz Bissinger.  Pulitzer Prize-winning author of four books, including the New York Times bestsellers “Three Nights in August” and “Friday Night Lights”, Mr. Bissinger spoke about his most recent book, “Father’s Day”. “Father’s Day” is a remarkable memoir about his son […]

Opportunity Project will be at Words Book Store on June 14, 2012!

June 11, 2012 by  
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Join Opportunity Project at Words Bookstore in Maplewood on June 14, 2012 at 7:30pm to meet Buzz Bissenger, author of Friday Night Lights.  He will be discussing and signing his latest book Father’s Day.   A portion of the evenings proceeds will benefit Opportunity Project.  

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