Hundreds of volunteers venture out to remove trash from Lake Hopatcong

Categories: community, Events, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Commission, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, Mt. Arlington, News, Projects and Initiatives, Volunteers, Water Quality
Shortly after 8 o’clock on a misty Saturday morning, the collar of two green-plaid boots peeked up above the dark-gray muck just off Brady Road in Jefferson Township. Barely a step away, Cora Haughney was desperately trying to find her balance on one foot, which she’d managed to plant on a friend’s clean boot while …

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Less Than Three Weeks Until #GivingTuesday!

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Giving, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News
#GivingTuesday is a global giving movement that has been built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in countries around the world. Millions of people have come together to support and champion the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live. We have a special giving opportunity for #GivingTuesday this year… stay tuned!

Volunteers Celebrated at Beefsteak Dinner

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation hosted a traditional beefsteak dinner Saturday, Nov. 3, at the St. Jude Parish Hall in Hopatcong. The event was a fundraiser for the LHF as well as a gathering to honor LHF volunteers. “As a small organization, we’re limited as to what we can do without paying more people,” said Marty …

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Lake Loop 2018: Results, Gratitude and Photos

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
We sincerely thank all who made Lake Loop 2018 on October 7 at Hopatcong State Park such a success! As always, the Lake Loop was an event full of energy because of the limitless enthusiasm of the people who were there. Participants, vendors, and spectators and volunteers all brought so much electricity to the day …

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Lake Loop Brings State Park to Life

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
By October, summer’s roar of activity at Hopatcong State Park has faded to little more than the whisper of windswept leaves scraping along pavement. Some days, however, are exceptions. The sixth annual Lake Loop, held Sunday, Oct. 7 at the park, pulled in several hundred visitors. Cars crammed the parking lot, music filled the air, …

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Final Call for Lake Loop 2018

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
Today is the LAST DAY to pre-register for Lake Loop 2018 This year’s bike, run and paddle challenge, on Sunday, Oct.7, at Hopatcong State Park is set to be AMAZING and you won’t want to miss it! Enjoy breathtaking views of beautiful Lake Hopatcong while participating in one, two or all three events in support …

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Lake Loop Bike Routes – What to Expect

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Lake Loop, LHF, News
The bike course will go clockwise around the lake and consist of approximately 20 miles of rolling terrain. This is a great course for experienced cyclists, weekend warriors or riders who want to stretch their legs and enjoy the ride. As the name suggests, this route loops the lake and offers many lake views that …

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Survey Results for Community Programming at the Train Station

Categories: community, Grants, News, Other, Train Station
In January, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation was selected to receive an incubation grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities to conduct a front-end evaluation survey to assist us in determining the best direction for future programming at the Lake Hopatcong Cultural and Environmental Center. The Lake Hopatcong Cultural and Environmental Center will be located …

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