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Community Causes

Let’s Support 7-Year-Old Vivienne While She Battles Against Childhood Brain Cancer
June 2, 2017

  Vivienne Knopp, an amazing 7-year old girl, fell suddenly ill while on vacation over Easter weekend. The Tuesday before her diagnosis, Vivienne was practicing with her softball team and running around the park playground with her friends. While in North Carolina visiting family, Vivienne suddenly lost partial mobility of her arm and began walking […]

A Promise to the Family Stars
March 1, 2017

Did you know that, this year alone, more than 2.5 million children will experience homelessness in the US? As families with children become the fastest growing segment of the homeless population, a gap widens between family income and housing costs. Fortunately, there are heroes in the community that are here to help. Family Promise of […]

Let’s Fight to End Heart Disease
January 5, 2017

Did you know that almost 600,000 Americans die of cardiovascular diseases each year? The main risk factors for cardiovascular disease are high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, smoking, obesity, and being physically inactive. Also, New Jersey has the 27th highest death rate from cardiovascular disease in the country. Heart Disease Prevention and Care Heart […]

Bringing a Smile to Kids in Need this Holiday Season
November 2, 2016

Did you know that over 20,000 children right here in Bergen County, are living in poverty? Historically, children who live in poverty tend to experience negative health outcomes, be involved in the state child protection and juvenile justice systems, and struggle in school. With the holidays around the corner, these children are especially reminded of […]

Yasiria Carballo Insurance Agency joins Agents Of Change Movement
October 1, 2016

Yasiria Carballo Insurance Agency is dedicated to impacting our community by doing what we can to help others Live Well and Thrive. We are committed to being Agents of Change. Every 60 days we will be identifying a child, family, or group that could use a hand. A great number of people are going through hardship, even as […]