Town of Kearny Recreation Department Receives $10,000 Donation from BJ’s Charitable Foundation

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Kearny, NJ – On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in celebration of the BJ’s Wholesale Club opening soon in Kearny, Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Councilwoman Marytrine De Castro joined Robert Reyes, General Manager of the BJ’s Wholesale Club in Kearny, Ralph Cattafi, Recreation Department Director and Recreation Commission Chairwoman Lyla DeCastro Lawdanski at the Harvey Field Athletic Complex for the announcement of a $10,000 BJ’s Charitable Foundation grant presented to the Kearny Recreation Department. “On behalf of all residents who participate in Kearny’s recreation programs, I’d like to thank BJ’s Wholesale Club for this generous donation that will help add lights to the Harvey Field Athletic Complex,” said Mayor Alberto G. Santos.  “We're also pleased to partner with BJ’s on their Fuel Your Fundraiser campaign, which will help us raise additional funds for Kearny’s recreational fields and programs.”