Non-Profits Receive Grant Funds through the Affinity Hillsborough Rewards Visa Credit Card Program

Over $3.5K Awarded in Fall 2018 to Non-Profit Organizations Serving Hillsborough’s Seniors and Youths

Three different non-profit organizations received grant awards through the Hillsborough Rewards Visa Credit Card Program at Tuesday’s Township Committee Meeting.  Representatives from the organizations were present to accept the ceremonial check presented by Mayor Gloria McCauley, Hillsborough Township Committee, and the members of the Credit Card Advisory Committee.

The total amount awarded Tuesday evening was $3,594.70. Since the inception of the program, nearly $80,000 in grants to community-based youth, senior and local non-profit organizations have been awarded. The Fall 2018 Grant recipients are:

  • Hillsborough Rockettes & Rocket
  • Boy Scout Troop 489
  • Hillsborough/Millstone Municipal Alliance

“The Hillsborough Rewards Visa Credit Card program is a great resource for our local organizations, that qualify, to obtain funding without any expense to our Hillsborough Taxpayers,” commented Mayor Gloria McCauley. “By obtaining and utilizing this rewards Visa credit card, funds will continue to be raised for future grant offerings.”

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Pictured: Mayor Gloria McCauley, Shawn Lipani, Michael Sapio and Tracey Nelson-Fong from Affinity’s Hillsborough Branch along with Hillsborough’s Rockettes and Rocket


Pictured: Mayor Gloria McCauley, Committeeman Shawn Lipani Michael Sapio and Tracey Nelson-Fong from Affinity’s Hillsborough Branch along with members and leaders of Boy Scout Troop 489



Pictured: Mayor Gloria McCauley, Michael Sapio and Tracey Nelson-Fong from Affinity’s Hillsborough Branch along with Minda Maggio, representing the Hillsborough/Millstone Municipal Alliance

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