Fall Newsletter available for download

The latest issue of HERO Happenings is available for download. Use Adobe Acrobat or your favorite .PDF viewer to review the Fall 2014 issue. Click here to download. (.PDF – 964KB)

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Press Release: 2014 HERO Walk attracts nearly 1,500 supporters

(October 5, 2014) Ocean City, NJ – On a beautiful sunny Sunday morning at the Ocean City boardwalk in Ocean City, NJ, nearly 1,500 supporters threw their hats into the air to mark the beginning of the 4th Annual John R. Elliott HERO Walk. “It was a great day full of positive energy and smiling  … Read more

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Bill’s Blog: October 1, 2014

The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers will hold its 4th Annual HERO Walk on the Ocean City Boardwalk this Sunday. We had more than 2,000 walkers participate last year, when we had great weather. The forecast for this weekend’s walk says we can again expect sunny pleasant weather. We’d like to see  … Read more

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Press Release: Hats Off to HEROES to kick off 2014 HERO Walk

Ocean City, NJ – More than 2,000 hats are expected to be tossed into the air by participants in the 4th Annual HERO Walk, which is scheduled for Sunday, October 5, 11AM, on the Ocean City Boardwalk. The “Hats Off to HEROES” promotion will officially launch the 100,000 HEROES Challenge in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and  … Read more

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Bill’s Blog: September 5, 2014

Dr. Kathleen Taylor, the superintendent of the Ocean City School District, needed no convincing that the annual HERO Walk on the Boardwalk was a good thing to get students involved in when it began four years ago. “It’s easy to see the educational value of the HERO Campaign, and the HERO Walk that supports it,”  … Read more

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Press Release: HERO Campaign receives grant from Wells Fargo

The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers Receives Grant from Wells Fargo (Egg Harbor Township – September 4, 2014) – The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign was awarded a $1,000 grant by Wells Fargo to support the organization’s mission of preventing drunken driving tragedies by promoting the use of safe and sober designated  … Read more

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Press Release: Village ShopRite stores in South Jersey raise $9,200 for HERO Campaign during August

CONTACT: Bill Elliott, HERO Campaign chairman. 609-332-2588 ShopRite stores in South Jersey that are operated by Village Super Market, Inc., raised $9,200 for the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers with a ‘HERO Ribbon’ campaign. During August, ShopRite cashiers asked customers if they wished to purchase a $1 ‘HERO Ribbon’ as they went  … Read more

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Bill’s Blog: August 27, 2014

by Bill Elliott More than two thousand people took part in the 3rd Annual HERO Walk on the Ocean City Boardwalk last year. A good number of those folks were members of a team; in fact, the Egg Harbor Township and the Ocean City school districts sent 24 and 12 teams, respectively. In fact, Team  … Read more

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Press Release: HERO Campaign on NBC40 Forum

Contact: Bill Elliott 609-332-2588 William_Elliott@comcast.net HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers featured on NBC40 Forum on September 7 Bill Elliott, chairman of the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers, will be featured on NBC TV 40’s Forum 40 show on Sept. 7. The show is hosted by Robin Stoloff, of the NBC 40 staff.  … Read more

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