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Reese’s House was Approved!!!!

Reese’s House was Approved!!!!

Our organization appeared before the Millville Zoning Board last night to apply for a zoning variance that would allow us to formally operate our multi-faceted community center. We were last on the agenda and it was a late night (the meeting ended around 10:30!), but...

Our 4th Annual Holiday Toy Drive is Here!!

Our 4th Annual Holiday Toy Drive is Here!!

If you're anything like us, you probably can't believe that it is already November and that the holidays are right around the corner! It definitely snuck up on us, but we are just as excited as ever to announce our 4th Annual Holiday Toy Drive! Over the last three...

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Recap: Our 2nd Annual Holiday Toy Drive

Recap: Our 2nd Annual Holiday Toy Drive

When we announced our Second Annual Holiday Toy Drive in the middle of a global pandemic, we anticipated receiving many requests for help from families in our community. Within a month of launching our sign-up form, we had over 400 responses for individual children...

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Help us build Reese’s House!

Help us build Reese’s House!

We started Our Future First, a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit, after losing our friend Maurice Lewis in May of 2018 to an act of random gun violence in our hometown of Millville, NJ. At 19 years old, Reese was the kind of person who did everything he could to help...

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Our Second Annual Back to School Drive

Our Second Annual Back to School Drive

On Labor Day, we hosted our Second Annual Back to School Shoe Drive in the parking lot of the First United Methodist Church in our hometown of Millville. Our goal was to build on our first shoe drive from last year and we definitely surpassed our own expectations!...

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Our 4th Annual Back to School Shoe Drive!

Our 4th Annual Back to School Shoe Drive!

We are excited to announce our 4th Annual Back to School Drive! Over the last few years, we have been able to provide over 600 pairs of shoes to youth in our community to ensure that they start the school year off on the right foot! Similar to last year, all of the...

Support our 3rd Annual Holiday Toy Drive!

Support our 3rd Annual Holiday Toy Drive!

Our Holiday Toy Drive started in 2019 due to a void created from Toys for Tots leaving our county. In the two years since, we have provided almost 1,000 toys to families in our communities. Last year alone, we filled over 450 individual requests that we received in...