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Participants in purple Stroll 'N Roll shirts and children holding a Join the Fun banner cheering at the starting line, led by the NJ Navigators

Abilities Are What Matter

Stroll 'N Roll, our annual family-fun event, brings together people of all ages and abilities to change the lives of people with disabilities. This year, on September 22, we celebrated all abilities and raised over $200,000 for rehabilitation research and disability employment initiatives. We enjoyed food trucks, games, prizes, crafts, music, magic and more, plus a scenic stroll or roll around Verona Lake. Join us next year on Sunday, September 27, 2020 in Verona Park.

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Strollers and Rollers at starting line

2019 Strollers and Rollers pose at the starting line before kick-off!

 
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Team Sam, led by Samantha Good.

Team Sam won a team tent after recruiting the most team members. She also raised over $2,500 for Stroll 'N Roll 2019!

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Child at circus school

Even the tiniest of guests can learn new tricks at the circus school!

 
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Food truck

New this year, Stroll 'N Roll featured local food trucks. All food trucks donated a portion of proceeds to Kessler Foundation.

 

Committee Members

  • Bilal Ashraf

  • Lillie Breyan

  • Scott Chesney

  • Rosemarie Collopy

  • Scott Davidovic

  • Rodger DeRose
    President and CEO

  • Bonnie Evans

  • Sam Garruto 

  • Alex Giaquinto

  • Cherie Giraud

  • Alyce Halchak
    Event Chair

  • Rosalie Hannigan

  • Margie Heller

  • Tim Hoover

  • Dean Janeway

  • Kurt Knowles

  • Jerry Lanski

  • Hilda Martinez

  • Mary Anne Mcdonald

  • Lee Anne Mincolelli

  • Dan Mollino

  • Michele Pignatello
    Vice President and Chief Development Officer

  • Loretta Rojas

  • Ryan Schinman

  • Juliana Teixeria

  • Tyra Tutt

  • Susan Wernick

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