All Penns Grove Housing Authority properties including Silver Run and Penn Towers apartments will be smoke-free as of July 30, 2018 to be in compliance with the new HUD law. If you need assistance to quit smoking, please contact the office at 856-299-0101. You can also visit the following websites: smokefree.gov, www.lung.org, and https://www.hud.gov/sites/documents/PDFRESIDENTS.PDF
Community Outreach Unlimited is having a bus trip on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 to see “Jesus” at the Sights and Sounds Theatre followed by a buffet lunch at the Hershey Farms Restaurant. We will depart Penns Grove at 8:30 AM, the show is at 11 AM, Buffet at 2 PM and we should return home by 5 PM. The cost of the bus, show and lunch is $115 (per person). Please call the office at 856-299-0101 to purchase your tickets. A deposit of $50.00 is required and you may pay the balance in installments.
Our non-profit is hosting an Atlantic City Bus trip on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 to Resorts Casino, leaving at 8:30 AM and returning at 5:30 PM. The cost of the bus is $25.00 (per person). You may receive a $25.00 rewards in slot play with a valid government issued ID. Please call the office at 856-299-0101 to purchase your tickets.
Community Outreach Unlimited will host our 2nd Annual Healthy Living Fair on Thursday, May 31, 2018 from 12 PM to 4 PM. There will be a DJ, free massages, exercise demonstrations, food, health screenings and information on your health! The event will take place at the Union Presbyterian Church, located at 254 Shell Road, Carneys Point, NJ 08069. This event is FREE and open to the public. The Salem Health and Wellness Foundation sponsored this event.
Our sister non-profit organization, Community Outreach Unlimited will be hosting our 2nd Annual Salem County Culture Day on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. There will be a DJ, dancing, food, performing arts and much more! The event will take place at Silver Run Community Center, located at 300 Gillette Avenue, Penns Grove, NJ 08069. Salem County Culture Day is FREE and open to the public. Community Outreach Unlimited was awarded a grant from the Family Enrichment Network to pay for this event.
Fire Prevention Week is October 8th through 14th. This year’s theme is “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out”. We will be having a poster contest for our children at the Silver Run Community Room on October 9, 2017 at 11AM. Kids who attend the poster contest will receive lunch and a chance to receive a prize. This contest is sponsored by our insurance company, HAI.
Our Annual Senior Health and Wellness day for Penns Towers Seniors will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 12PM to 2PM. We will have free blood pressure, sugar testing and cholesterol screenings as well as information on vaccines. In addition, the Salem County Sheriff’s Department will be helping our seniors to receive senior identification cards.
We had our Silver Run Summer BBQ on August 25, 2017 to honor our kids who made the honor roll and/or had perfect attendance. An IPAD was raffled off to those children who excelled during the 2016-2017 school year. 7 year old, Abigal Ayars won the IPAD. We are proud of all of the children who accomplished honor roll and perfect attendance.
Our sister non profit organization, is hosting an Atlantic City Bus trip on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 to Resort Casino leaving at 8:30 and returning at 5:30 PM. The cost of the bus is $25.00. You may receive $20.00 back in slot play with valid government issued id. Please call the office at 856-299-0101 to purchase your tickets
All Silver Run tenants are in invited to attend our annual Silver Run Community Day on Monday, April 17, 2017 at noon. The event will focus on the importance of education. There will be food, music, and activities.