Wednesday 23rd August 2017,
Room In Our Hearts
  • Chicago Blackhawks and Toronto Mapleleafs

    Win TWO Official NHL van Riemsdyk Jerseys

    Chicago Blackhawks and Toronto Mapleleafs signed NHL jerseys  WIN! WIN! WIN!  Buy raffle tickets to win TWO signed NHL Hockey Jerseys      Chicago Blackhawks’

  • TRIVIA NIGHT at the Belford Brewery

    Are you ready for an evening of fun! Then bring your friends and join us on March 4 at the Belford Brewery for a night of

  • EXERCISE YOUR HEART AND SUPPORT ANOTHER

    PUSH Mind & Body is sponsoring a fundraiser to benefit Room In Our Hearts. Here's what they have to say: "Looking for a unique way

  • RIOH Featured in The Two River Times

    Executive Director Katharine Koehler wrote a wonderful article about RIOH that is being featured on The Two River Times' website. Check it out here: http://trtnj.com/three-years-after-sandy-some-still-yearning-to-go-home/

  • IMPORTANT EVENT NOTICE

    303 Prospect Ave will no longer be included on the Superstorm Sandy Sister House Tour. There will still be wine & chili served as well

Welcome to Room In Our Hearts

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families whose homes have been affected by crisis. Our mission is to redecorate one room in these households from conception to completion in the most sustainable and creative way at no cost to them. The room of their choice includes furniture, artwork, home décor and small comforts of home from recycled, repurposed and refashioned items that are unique and special. New items are used as an alternative.

Room In Our Hearts identifies and helps people struggling to have a home again after a crisis by redecorating one room. The sense of having one space finished and ready for relaxation and enjoyment can positively impact feelings of grief and trauma and provide a renewed spirit.

The room request of each recipient will be achieved by partnering with volunteers who are redecorators, artists, craftspeople, etc. who passionately work to create an individual space that brings back a sense of normalcy and rediscovery. Through the support of corporate sponsors and donors, Room In Our Hearts can aid the process of renewal.

painted chair

Guess what? Once again we rescued a perfectly good chair from the curb. It was just sitting there in all its faded glory asking us to give it a second chance, so that's what we [...]

PUSH Mind & Body is sponsoring a fundraiser to benefit Room In Our Hearts. Here's what they have to say: "Looking for a unique way to spend Valentines Day weekend? Come and bring your loved [...]

WHAT RIOH invites you to tour the homes of Joy Macaoay and Kimberly Bartlett. These Union Beach homes showcase the great work Room In Our Hearts provides their clients. RIOH was emotionally moved by the stories [...]

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