JBWS - Jersey Battered Women's Service
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How You Can Support JBWS

There are so many ways that you can support the services of JBWS. Here's a sample list of how you can help.

Attend a JBWS special event

Find detailed event information here.

Organize your own fundraising event, clothing drive, or collection drive

  • Sponsor a bowl-a-thon or dance-a-thon to benefit the services of JBWS
  • Contribute to our wish list of food, toiletries, baby items, medicine, and cleaning supplies
  • Run a promotion and donate a percentage of your business sales to JBWS
  • Donate clothing to benefit JBWS in the bin located at 100 North Road in Chester, NJ
  • Donate gift cards to discount stores, department stores, and supermarkets
  • Host an apartment shower for the benefit of a new resident in our transitional living program
  • Collect and donate discount coupons from Bed, Bath and Beyond to help lower the expenses for the transitional living apartments
  • Do a cell phone collection drive.  Turn your old or no longer used cell phones into new life lines for domestic violence victims or they will be turned into cash to benefit those served by JBWS
  • Adopt-a-Family to provide one year's worth of staple food and household items as they leave the emergency safe house to begin their path to self-sufficiency

Volunteer for a special event committee or join the Friends Fundraising Committee

Donate to the annual holiday appeal

Shop for a Cause

  • Use www.goodsearch.com  as your search engine and identify JBWS as your favorite charity.  Every click will generate a penny to JBWS
  • Use www.goodshop.com for your online shopping portal.  This website integrates offers from hundreds of popular and well-known stores and JBWS will receive a percentage of your purchase.  All store coupons and discounts are still viable and best deals are available.  It’s shopping directly on the retailer’s website with an added benefit for JBWS.
  • Order flowers and gift baskets from www.fromyouflowers.com  and you will receive a 10% discount and JBWS will receive 15% of your purchase amount
  • Shop directly for JBWS via You Give Goods
  • Send your loved ones unique care packages from www.psiluvu.net.   A percentage of your purchase will be donated to JBWS
  • Designate JBWS as your charity of choice while shopping through AmazonSmile

Host a Friend-Raiser

“Open doors” and connect JBWS with individuals, foundations, and corporations

Leave a legacy

  • After providing for your family and loved ones, remember JBWS in your estate plans.  A bequest, annuity, or trust will help to assure the long-term future of the work of JBWS.  We’d also love to hear from you if you have already included JBWS in your plans.


Use your imagination! Contact our Vice President of Development at 973.267.7520 x123 for more information.

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JBWS is a non-profit tax exempt 501 c 3 organization.


Take Action: Help JBWS


Contribute to Our Wish List

Shop, Exercise or Dine for a Cause

Attend a Special Event

Organize a Fundraising Event

Leave a Legacy


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Charity Navigator, America's premier independent charity evaluator, has awarded JBWS a four star rating.

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JBWS achieved the Platinum Seal of Transparency on GUIDESTAR. Of the more than 47,000 New Jersey Nonprofit Organizations listed on GuideStar, only 71 have received this highest rating!

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