FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 24, 2009

CONTACT: M. “Peggy” Salisbury 908-771-5730;
Norma T. Sheld 908-771-5815


Budget-friendly priced sale…
Jewels N’ More at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital


The Thursday, March 26th sale of the Volunteer Guild of RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital of Union County will feature costume jewelry and accessories from Jewels N’ More. The sale which has sterling silver and fashion costume jewelry - rings, earrings, bracelets, anklets and necklaces as well as children’s pieces will be held in the facility’s auditorium, 40 Watchung Way, Berkeley Heights. Sale hours will be 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

“All sales are open to the public,” said Union County Freeholder Chester Holmes, liaison to RUNNELLS SpecializedHospital. “A percentage of each purchase made at these sales is credited to the Volunteer Guild. They use all funds raised to enrich the lives of residents and patients by obtaining items that may include televisions, DVD players and prizes for their bingo games as well as paying for a variety of entertainment throughout the year. The Guild, which makes vendor sales possible, also sponsors a holiday party/gift distribution and a summer ice cream social in cooperation with the Berkeley Heights Lions Club.”

The Volunteer Guild and the Office of Volunteer Services of RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital are always interested in recruiting volunteers. Flexible hours and a variety of opportunities exist with resident contact as well as performing other tasks. Anyone who would like further information should call the Office of Volunteer Services at 908-771-5847.