- Nov. 17, 2011 - MANHATTAN, N.Y. --
WHAT: Dream Room Makeovers, Inc., an organization helping families with life-threatening illnesses and disabilities will be working with nearly 175 local volunteers to remodel the Union, NJ home of single mother Danielle Willoughby-Hazel.
WHO/WHY: Danielle Willoughby-Hazel is a single mom of 3 extraordinary kids, Hope (16), Michael (12) and Noelle (8). Struggling to make ends meet as a single parent is one thing, however Michael and Noelle have Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a group of inherited diseases that cause muscles to lose function. The progressive muscle deterioration causes weakness and now has both Michael and Noelle in wheelchairs.
WHEN: Sunday, November 20, 2011 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
WHERE: Home of Danielle Willoughy-Hazel Family
455 Burroughs Terrace, Union NJ
Volunteers, Home Depot of East Hanover, Home Depot of Vauxhall, Johnny On The Spot, Cardella Waste, Glenwood Office Furniture, Stylish Stagers, Inc., Union Lighting & Supplies, Inspired Through Wire, Karig’s Hardware, Big Apple Pizza in Kenilworth, I Love Bagels in Kenilworth, Manhattan Bagel in Union, Global Stone Marble & Granite in Commack-NY, Union Center National Bank, and Mario Manningham & Hakeem Nicks from the NY Giants (EDITORS NOTE: Manningham and Nicks have donated signed memorabilia and are not planning to attend the event.)
MEDIA INTERVIEWS: To schedule interviews with Robert Stern, Founder of Dream Room Makeovers, Inc. or recipient Danielle Willoughby-Hazel, please contact (201) 618-0975