Navesink Business Group Joins Jersey Promise to Raise Funds for Continued Sandy Relief and to Honor Those Who Have Helped

Posted on July 18, 2014 By

The Navesink Business Group (NBG) is holding its Waves of Support fundraising gala Monday September 22, 2014, beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the historic Molly Pitcher Inn, 88 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, New Jersey, to raise funds for continued Sandy relief for Shore communities and to support tourism at the Jersey Shore.

“A Taste of Broadway on the Promenade,” the theme of the gala, includes a silent auction; live entertainment by The Broadway Dolls, an award-winning New York City concert experience that includes cast members from Mamma Mia, Rock of Ages and Jersey Boys; and a five-course dinner with selections from Ama Ristorante, Danny’s Steak House, David Burke Fromagerie, Soul Kitchen, Teak, The Bistro, The Cheese Cave and Zoe, and executive chefs from The Molly Pitcher Inn and The Oyster Point Hotel.

The honorees include The Foodbank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, Clean Ocean Action, Hometown Heroes, the Buhler Family, and George Lyristis of Bistro Boys Management and Red Bank Flavour.

The gala is the third event of NBG’s Waves of Support initiative, a campaign created with Jersey Promise to help organizations and businesses in ten randomly chosen Monmouth and Ocean County towns. Recipients of the proceeds will include the Foodbank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, Sea Bright Rising, Keyport Ministerium Food Pantry, Churches of the Manasquan Area Ministerium, Habitat for Humanity, Visitation Relief Center, Hometown Heroes, and the Jersey Shore Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Tickets cost $195.00 per person or $1750.00 for a table of 10. Purchase tickets in advance at For sponsorship opportunities contact Ken Scaggs at 732-383-5865. The Molly Pitcher Inn is offering a special rate of $159.00 per night and will donate 25 percent to Waves of Support for each room booked.

Event supporters include Greater Media Radio, 95.9 the WRAT-FM and 100.1 FM WJRZ; the Monmouth-Ocean Development Council (MODC); Jersey Shore Convention and Visitors Bureau (JSCVB); Freehold Network for Success; and the Northern Monmouth, Eastern Monmouth Area, Jersey Shore, Brick and Manasquan Chambers of Commerce.

For more information, contact NBG Founder Robert Lowe at 973-449-7702.

About Navesink Business Group: The Navesink Business Group, 77 E. Bergen Place, Red Bank, is a network of business professionals based in Red Bank, New Jersey. Established in 2006, they share ideas and platforms that promote new business opportunities. As a business consortium, they believe in giving back to the community and focus their efforts on local assistance. ||

About Jersey Promise: Jersey Promise was founded in 2013 to create the opportunity for families and business throughout Central New Jersey to achieve full recovery in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. Although it’s been more than a year since Sandy left our shores, people throughout Central New Jersey continue to bear a devastating economic burden. Through various donation drives, re-employment training, and additional programs, Jersey Promise works to ensure that the residents of Central New Jersey have the resources necessary to regain economic security. For more information, please visit our website at