Volunteer Spotlight: Craig Dawson

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Volunteers
At this rate, Craig Dawson may never have to buy another T-shirt in his life. The stalwart volunteer can be found at every Block Party and Lake Loop, sporting the latest in Lake Hopatcong Foundation apparel, earned only by those who dedicate their time and energy to help make the events a success. “I enjoy …

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Call for Lake Loop 2019 Volunteers

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
Join us in creating an amazing day of activities for the benefit of Lake Hopatcong at our annual Lake Loop bike, run, paddle challenge on October 13 at Hopatcong State Park.  This event has so many moving parts, it takes a LOT of people to make it run smoothly, so we are looking for a big …

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Volunteers needed for upcoming film festival and exhibit

Categories: Events, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF Environmental & Cultural Center, News, Volunteers
We are incredibly excited to be hosting the Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibit and the Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour this summer and we could use your help!  Volunteers are needed to assist in various ways with both of these events. If you haven’t already registered as an LHF volunteer, please fill out THIS REGISTRATION …

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A wonderful afternoon – volunteer open house

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Volunteers
We had such a wonderful afternoon this past Wednesday, April 10, during our volunteer open house.  Thank you to all who came out to have a little coffee and cake, mingle, and celebrate National Volunteer Week and the opening of the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental and Cultural Center with us. It is because of the …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Ron Kraus

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Volunteers
Ron Kraus wasn’t around when the current Lake Hopatcong train station was built in Landing in 1911, but he has been overseeing the building’s rebirth ever since the Lake Hopatcong Foundation purchased it five years ago. The mild-mannered 72-year-old Michigan native, now a resident of Landing, was recruited by LHF Board Chairman Marty Kane to …

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Celebrating National Volunteer Week

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Volunteers
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation is excited to celebrate National Volunteer Week from April 7-13. National Volunteer Week is the perfect opportunity to honor the impact of volunteer service and the power of volunteers to tackle society’s challenges, strengthen their communities, and be a force that transforms the world. We would like to recognize the more …

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Call for 2019 Block Party volunteers

Categories: Block Party, community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, lake, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Volunteers
It may be hard to picture, while snowflakes are falling outside, but it won’t be long before the 2019 Lake Hopatcong Block Party is here! The Lake Hopatcong Block Party is an annual tradition that brings local community groups, businesses, organizations and food vendors together for a day that kicks off the summer season and celebrates all …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Bob Behrent

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Volunteers
If you’ve ever seen a photo of an eagle, high in a tree or soaring through the sky above Lake Hopatcong, it was likely taken by Bob Behrent. The 73-year-old Roxbury Township resident, armed with a camera lens as long as a Louisville Slugger, manages to take stunning shots that invite viewers right into the …

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