Rockaway Recycling Raises $2,684 for St. Jude

Posted: December 3, 2013

fall 2013 BBQRockaway, NJ – This Fall, Rockaway Recycling, a scrap yard in North New Jersey, along with local businesses raised over $2,500 dollars to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. With donations from local business to sponsor their recent Customer Appreciation BBQ, Rockaway Recycling was able to donate $2,684 to their fundraiser Rock 4 Kids.

Since starting their Customer Appreciation BBQ’s back in 2011, Rockaway Recycling has been able to raise over $12,000 for St. Jude. More recently, the local businesses in the area have been generous to help with the cause. DMC Promotions in Dover, NJ also was able to donate t-shirts for the event to help awareness.

At the BBQ event, Rockaway Recycling donates $1 per item consumed towards Rock 4 Kids. Scrap metal customers are invited to bring special event coupons to make more money on their scrap metals, while also enjoying free burgers, hot dogs, bagels, and more.

More information about the Customer Appreciation/Charity BBQ can be found on Rockaway Recycling’s website:

Online donations can be made here:

About Rockaway Recycling

Rockaway Recycling has been a family-run business since 1977, while serving thousands of customers and we have kept millions of pounds of material out of landfills. Rockaway Recycling recycles non-ferrous metals such as: Copper, Brass, Insulated Wire, Aluminum, Lead, Stainless Steel, and more.  For more information, go to 

About St. Jude’s

The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Consistent with the vision of our founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family’s ability to pay. Visit:

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