@wcntv Commentary: Coach Bob Salomon who is a Diamond among men has joined this organization and @wcntv could not be more pleased to lift up Hometown Heroes and their upcoming Gala. Follow the link for more information.
Hometown Heroes defines itself as an organization whose main purpose is to foster an environment of goodwill, generosity and encouragement by supporting local communities when unexpected needs arise during a crisis.
Michael Schwartz (Hometown Heroes)
Through professional assistance, financial support and advocacy Hometown Heroes gives back and it’s a true grassroots organization that was founded by Michael Schwartz in 2008. He still serves as President of the all-volunteer Board of Directors. While they have served the Ocean/Monmouth area the goal of Hometown Heroes is to expand their reach throughout New Jersey.
They will hold their 2nd Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, March 22nd at The Crystal Point Yacht Club in Point Pleasant and I will be back as the host and emcee for the evening which will feature former Giants punter and two-time Super Bowl champ Sean Landeta. The honorees this year are Del Flanagan of Seaside Rotary, Helen McGovern from the Township of Tom River, Toms River High School South Athletic Trainer Debbie Morante, Rene Nadeau of the Trinity Church of Toms River and the Brielle Lemonade Kids for Autism….Sara Aloupis, Julia Clayton, Jack McCrink and Mike McGovern.