This is your community. This is your Connection. Make your impact today. 

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The Connection | For everyone, everyday.
Financial contributions support the core of what we do. When you make an annual gift, you affirm your belief of our impact in your life, and in the lives of others.

We’re here for everyone, and your participation makes it possible.

The Scholarship and Community Service Fund | Opportunities for all.
The needs may not be obvious, but they are great. Our community service programs are investments in our community that make an immediate and tangible difference. And the Scholarship Fund keeps The Connection accessible to all with need.

2020 Annual Fund
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We’re here to help you feel and be your best. Exercise for health and fitness, participate in our tailored special needs programs, recover with therapeutic classes, or receive direct services from Pathways Women’s Cancer Support programs.
We support your success in learning and in life. Children develop interests and abilities in our excellent youth classes, competitive teams, and dynamic summer camps. Students flourish in our Preschool and AfterSchool programs. Adults learn new skills and rediscover passions in workshops, our English as a Second Language program, and in fitness and wellness opportunities.


Your ambition is our motivation. Our dedicated teachers and instructors are here to guide and inspire. Whatever you want to accomplish, our goal is to help you reach yours.
The Scholarship Fund ensures all can participate and will benefit from our instructors, opportunities, and being a part of this remarkable place.


We’re here for you when you need us-and for everyone, every day.

There are many ways to make a difference:

  1. Online with a one-time or recurring gift
  2. Mail this form to The Connection 79 Maple Street, Summit, NJ 07901
  3. Visit our Front Desk
  4. Call Lauren, our Director of Philanthropy, at 908.273.4242 ext. 119
  5. Maximize your contribution with your employer’s matching gift
  6. Leave your legacy with a planned gift or a transfer of stock

Information filed with the Attorney General concerning this charitable solicitation and the percentage of contributions received by the charity during the last reporting period that were dedicated to the charitable purpose may be obtained from the Attorney General of The State of New Jersey by calling (800)242-5846 and is available on the internet at Registration with the Attorney General does not imply endorsement.