Community Events

To connect with people in your community who share your interests, below is a listing of both our Crossroads4Hope hosted events as well as neighborhood events that you can attend online or in person.

CR4H Sponsored Events

Wings of Hope, A Celebration of Survivorship!

Join us Saturday June 22, 2024 for a walk of hope and a day of community in honor of National Cancer Survivors Month.

Upcoming Events in The Community

Saturday, April 13th

Eat Well, Be Well

10am-12pm| Bilingual | Serving the Trenton/Mercer Community

Location: Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund (LALDEF) –

716 S. Clinton Ave, Trenton, NJ 08618

Open to the community in Trenton Area, join us for an Eating on a Budget for Cancer Prevention lesson. 

Sunday, April 14th

SAPCC Community Health & Wellness Fair

9am-2pm| Spanish | Serving the Hightstown/East Windsor/Mercer Community

Location: Saint Anthony of Padua – 156 Maxwell Ave, Hightstown, NJ 08520 (Gym)

Community Health and Wellness Fair is in your Hightstown neighborhood! Visit us to learn about diverse services and information in your community.

Wednesday, April 17th

NJ CEED & LALDEF's Mammogram Extravaganza

11am-3pm| Bilingual | Serving the Trenton/Mercer Community

Location: LALDEF – 716 S. Clinton Ave, Trenton, NJ 08618

NJ CEED and LALDEF will provide free mammograms to individuals 21+ who are underinsured or uninsured.

Wednesday, April 17th

Tenant Law Virtual Workshop

6:30pm-7:30pm| Spanish | Serving Mercer, Middlesex and Union Communities

Join attorney Luis Franco for an informative virtual program exploring tenant law and tenant rights in New Jersey. In this session, participants will gain valuable insights into their rights and responsibilities as tenants, as well as learn about the legal framework governing landlord-tenant relationships in the state. Don’t miss this opportunity to empower yourself with knowledge and protect your rights as a tenant.

Wednesday, April 27th

Healthy Kids Day

10am-2pm| Bilingual | Serving the Trenton/Mercer Community

Location: Capital Area YMCA – 431 Pennington Ave, Trenton, NJ 08618

Healthy Kids Day provides all the ingredients for developing healthy, resilient kids. Join the Y for a day full of fun activities that celebrate kids being kids! This event is free to the community. 

Saturday, May 4th

Health Fair

10am-1pm| Bilingual | Serving the Freehold/Monmouth Community

Location: Casa Freehold – 4 Jackson St, Freehold, NJ 07728

Women’s Health Event

Wednesday, May 8th

Blend Your Way To Wellness: Nourishing Smoothies and Healthy Dips

6:30pm-7:30pm| English | Serving the East Rutherford/Bergen Community

Location: East Rutherford Library –

143 Boiling Springs Ave, East Rutherford, NJ 07073

Crossroads4Hope Registered Dietician, Hillary Sachs, will host an in-person food demonstration workshop at East Rutherford Library. The workshop will focus on cancer prevention and teach attendees how to make delicious smoothies and dips. This event is free and open to everyone!

Saturday, May 11th

Women's Health Event

10am-2pm| Bilingual | Serving the Bound Brook/Somerset Community

Location: HOPE Church – 519 E Main Street, Bound Brook, NJ 08805

Hosted by the Somerset RCDC (Regional Chronic Disease Coalition), this event will focus on Women of Color, primarily African American/Black and Hispanic women’s health.

Tuesday, May 14th

Fighting Cancer With Your Fork Virtual Nutrition Program

10:30am-11:30am| English | Serving the Monmouth Community

Virtual Zoom Link: 

Calling Monmouth County library patrons for a virtual nutrition program, via the Monmouth County Library’s Zoom platform. 

Tuesday, May 14th

Skin Cancer Education for Families

4pm-5pm| Bilingual| Serving the New Brunswick/Middlesex Community

Location: Harmony Family Success Center – 

255 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Educating families, kids and parents at Harmony FSC about cancer risks. 

Thursday, May 23rd

Skin Cancer Education

5pm-6pm| Bilingual| Serving the Kearny/Hudson Community

Location: Liberty Family Success Center – 

341 Kearny Ave, Kearny, NJ 07032

Come join Crossroads4Hope and Hoboken Family Planning as they share cancer-related resources and help us understand skin cancer, moles, risk factors, symptoms, diagnostic tools, and available treatments.