THE ASK: Please donate to help us deliver hope to the local doctors, nurses, paramedics, police officers, fire fighters on the front lines of the fight against the novel coronavirus here in Union County, NJ. Funds will be used by First Republic Lounge and Restaurant to procure, cook, package and deliver fresh, meals (see meal examples below) to local hospitals, clinics, testing facilities, etc. to feed the many first responders working extended hours treating and healing our neighbors, friends, and family that have been impacted by COVID-19.
In this time of urgent need, we are asking for our community's support. Any donation amount will be accepted and greatly appreciated.
100% of donations will be used to fund meals and their deliveries. Please check back as we will be posting video and photo updates of our deliveries.
THE PURPOSE: COVID-19 has hit our country hard. As the number of individuals requiring hospitalization increase, the crisis will continue to take a greater toll on the essential personnel (e.g. doctors, nurses, paramedics, fire fighters, police officers, etc.).
The first responders on the front lines fighting this novel virus have taken on daunting responsibilities at significant personal risk. As they rise to confront the growing pandemic, our community too shall rise to support these heroes. With your help, we will deliver them healthy, delicious, locally cooked meals… but more importantly, we will provide them with HOPE and assurance that they are appreciated!