We define Hope as the belief that, regardless of present circumstances, the future is a promise for a new beginning full of safety and healing. Survivors of domestic, dating and sexual violence realize this hope at Safe+Sound Somerset as the possibilities of a thriving future becomes evident. Circle of Hope members make this a reality!

Safe+Sound Somerset is pleased to recognize the 2024 members of our Circle of Hope for their extraordinary giving, supporting extraordinary impact. We thank you for your generosity.

The members of the 2024 Circle of Hope are:

$500,000 and up
Friends of the Shelter
PVH Foundation

$100,000 – $499,999
Elizabeth B. & Arthur E. Roswell Foundation
IOLTA Fund of the Bar of New Jersey
Schilke Construction Co.

$50,000 – $99,999
Bloomberg L.P.
Sheila and James Breeding
CCST Builders, Inc. – Country Classics
Gertrude and Donald Doyle
The Ingrid Mahan Foundation
Johnson & Johnson Somerset County Basic Needs Fund
Claudia Kinney
James and Melanie McNamara Family Foundation
Susan E. Pierce and Michael Huddleston
The Provident Bank Foundation
Somerset Hills Community Health Foundation
Susan S. and Gary Spagnola

$25,000 – $49,999
Allison Maire Wildman Foundation
James and Tiffany Berg
BW NICE Somerset Chapter
Barbara Lawrence
Norris McLaughlin, P.A.
Presbyterian Church at Bound Brook
PSEG Foundation
Rutgers School of Public Health

$10,000 – $24,999
Mary Jo and Mark Altom
Michelle Bauman
Bishop Janes United Methodist Women Greater NJ Conference
Patrick B. Black and Carolyn English
Patricia Carragher and William Dunn
William and Katherine Conger
Adelaida and Roger Conover
EAB Risk Management LLC
Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church
Veronica Guarraia and Michael Gaston
Veronica and Earnest Larini
Allan Markowski
Elaine and Walter Radzio
ReadyCapital, LLC
Rotary Club of Hillsborough
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church
Temple Beth-El
Kim Vernon and Chauncey Phillips

$5,000 – $9,999
Bridgewater Woman’s Club
Dorothy and John Cassimatis
Ruth Conger
Susan P. and Richard Diegnan
Amy L. Dupuis
Susan Gaits and Alan Vogel
Susan Hutton
Susan Kalison Karp and Jeff Hibbitt
Amy Karson
Jennifer and Kenneth Osterman
Surabhi Sharma
Spherion Staffing
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Somerset Hills
Doris and Mike Zampella

$2,500 – $4,999
Cerminara Architect
Christopher J. Conover and Deborah Ferrero-Conover
CORE Association of Realtors
Nicholas and Stephanie Dimakos
Thomas Eagan
Joan Gambogi
Mark Giannone
Robert Graham and Leslie Brown-Witt
Harlingen Reformed Church
Christopher and Theresa Joyce
Deidre Kramer and James R. Richart
Dorothy Kreyer
Parish Community of St. Joseph
Natalie Pineiro
RWJ University Hospital Somerset
Jennifer and Douglas Sigler
Melissa and Kent Sluyter
Jane and Gregory Smith
St. Martin’s Episcopal Church
Somerset County Business Partnership
United Methodist Church of Bound Brook
Unity Bank, Somerville Branch
Nancy G. and James Utaski
Tsu Shin J. Weng and Thomas Crowe
WIN  Ingredion
Woman’s Literary Club of Bound Brook
Thomas and Jenny Woo

$1,000 – $2,499
AAUW of Somerset Hills
Scott and Leah Babitz
Lisa Barclay
Amy B. and Joseph Barraco
Michele E. Boronkas and Michael Curran
Kristin and Raymond Cantwell
Bette Chaves
Kathleen and Peter Ciccotelli
East Millstone Fete En Blanc Community
Amy and Craig Eckenthal
Shelly and Robert Elliott
Mustafa Engin
Helen Hadzitheodorou
Ingredion, Inc.
JAG-ONE Physical Therapy
Joyce F. and William Jonat
Stephen Kinsey and Sama Habib Kinsey
Barbara Lawler
Lawrence Law, LLC
Tram Luu
Lyons & Associates, PC
Kathleen McCarter
McGovern Legal Services, LLC
Menasha Corporate Foundation
Ivor E. Mulligan
The Munshine Group
Sally Nadler and Rachel Meyer
Monica Patel
Deidre and Kenneth Rothschild
Sarala Bathena Foundation
Rozalyn Sherman
Deborah Smith
Peter Smith
Allison Silvestro
Maria Soos
Patricia Vogt
Mark von Bradsky
Tamara Westmark and Jeffrey Jarvis
Pamela and J. Michael Williams
WithumSmith & Brown

Current donors become Circle of Hope members based on their cumulative giving to Safe+Sound Somerset, calculated on gifts received through the previous fiscal year ending December 31 and includes matching gifts.