Vero Amici Supports Non Profits & Donates $17,000

From left to right –Joe Garamella – Kim Trimmer –Ken Trimmer- Lou LaMedica

Vero Amici, the non profit that supports worthy causes and individuals in need, once again donated to many wonderful causes in West Essex.

The following is a list of all organizations that received donations from this local group consisting of friends who banded together to make an immediate difference in the lives of both residents in need and worthy local organizations.
The Bridge-$1500
West Caldwell/Caldwell Recreation Special Needs $1000
Mental Health Association of Essex County $4000
West Caldwell/Caldwell Local Assistance Board $5000
West Essex First Aid Squad $2500
St Rocco’s Church Newark New Jersey (Ken Trimmer) $1000
Caldwell Fire Department $500
West Caldwell Fire Department $500
Sponsor Senior Citizen Lunch $1000
“Vero Amici is pleased to help these local organizations yet again this year,” noted Vero Amici President Joe Garamella. “In 9 years Vero Amici has raised and donated back to our community nearly $400,000!!”
Next up for this formidable organization is their fun Casino Night.
“Vero Amici will be holding its 10th annual casino night fundraiser on Friday June 10,2016,” said member Vincent Christopher. “We want to celebrate our 10th anniversary in grand style by having the best turn out ever this year”
Any one in need of tickets please call 973-464-0276 for details or visit their website at

About Vero Amici:

Vero Amici for Charity of West Caldwell, N.J. was established in December 2005 by local men from the West Essex community. Vero Amici, which translates to "True Friends," mission is to raise money through charitable contributions that will be dedicated for children, handicap citizens, senior citizens and under-privileged youths who need medical or financial assistance and to promote local awareness in our communities.


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