So Many Ways to Support Our Lake Community During the Start of this Holiday Season

Categories: community, Fundraising, General LHF Info, News
After giving thanks and communing with family and friends, the holiday season officially begins with a flourish. Below are lots of ways that you can support your local community even while grabbing those amazing bargains. Black Friday Amazon Smile For those who love the thrill of the bargain, don’t forget to use smile.amazon.com when taking advantage of …

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Boat Builder Selected for Floating Classroom

Categories: Education, Floating Classroom, News, Projects and Initiatives
It’s official! The Lake Hopatcong Foundation has selected Sightseer Marine to build the vessel for the Lake Hopatcong Floating Classroom.  Delivery of the vessel is anticipated by May 1.  Funding for the boat was provided in part by grants from the USA TODAY Network’s “A Community Thrives” program and the James P. Verhalen Family Foundation.  The custom-built, …

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Only Four Days Left to Vote

Categories: community, Education, Grants, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Other
TechSoup‘s Storymakers 2017 voting period is almost up.  Just four more chances to cast your vote before November 2 to help us win the “People’s Choice” award and up to $10,000.  Click below to vote for our submission for funds for the Lake Hopatcong Floating Classroom.  When you’re done, there are social media buttons to help you easily …

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A Very Special #GivingTuesday Campaign

Categories: community, Fundraising, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News
#GivingTuesday-#LHFloatingClassroom
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation will, once again, join the global giving movement, #GivingTuesday in 2017. This worldwide day of giving, on November 28, encourages millions of people to come together to support the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live. Donations to the LHF during our #GivingTuesday campaign (now through December 31) support our many …

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Support Us When You Shop This Holiday Season

Categories: Fundraising, General LHF Info, News
If you do any shopping on Amazon, make sure you start at smile.amazon.com and select the Lake Hopatcong Foundation as your designated charity.  AmazonSmile will automatically donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to us. It costs you (and us!) nothing.  It’s just like shopping on Amazon only you get to support your community in the …

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Lake Learning through LHF Education Initiative

Categories: Education, Lake History, News
Education - Field Trips - River
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation continues to offer educational class trips at Hopatcong State Park providing lake environmental education and history to our local grade schools including Arthur Stanlick Elementary in Jefferson, Durban Avenue School in Hopatcong, Mount Arlington Elementary School, Nixon Elementary in Landing, and St. Therese in Succasunna. Over 400 children participated in the program this year. …

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