Tickets are now on sale for FBW’s Connect the Waterfront annual fundraising party

Your tickets will not be mailed to you. Your name will be on a list at the door. If you prefer not to attend our event in person, you can make a donation instead by clicking on this text. This year’s theme, The Final Stretch, is [...]

Tickets are now on sale for FBW’s Connect the Waterfront annual fundraising party2021-10-14T14:15:20-04:00

Be a Sponsor: Connect the Waterfront – The Final Stretch

This year honoring Jim Vance, long-time Chair of FBW Board, a leader with boundless energy and a generous spirit. The Fund for a Better Waterfront depends on the funds we raise at our one big annual fundraising party - CONNECT THE WATERFRONT - each year. Sponsoring the event is a [...]

Be a Sponsor: Connect the Waterfront – The Final Stretch2021-10-14T13:59:32-04:00

Celebrate Hoboken’s Waterfront on City of Water Day, Saturday, July 10

Join FBW, the Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse, Ke Aloha Outrigger and Resilience Paddle Sports for a day of activities celebrating Hoboken’s waterfront. City of Water Day, sponsored by the Waterfront Alliance and NY & NJ Harbor Estuary Program, takes place in waterfront communities throughout the metropolitan region. Connect the Waterfront: The Final Stretch 12 [...]

Celebrate Hoboken’s Waterfront on City of Water Day, Saturday, July 102021-07-05T21:22:26-04:00

Connect the Waterfront 2020 – The full show

FBW’s November 12, 2020 Connect the Waterfront virtual event. This is the full 1-hour show featuring music, 30 year history of Hoboken waterfront, Mayor Bhalla's waterfront update, a plan for the central waterfront, and dramatic aerial waterfront footage by Dronegenuity.com. More videos

Connect the Waterfront 2020 – The full show2021-01-05T20:04:56-05:00

30 Years of Advocacy on the Hoboken Waterfront

30 Years of Advocacy on the Hoboken Waterfront – Since 1990, FBW’s Plan for the Hoboken Waterfront has shaped its development. Includes interviews with FBW founder Augusta Przygoda, former Hoboken Mayor David Roberts and architect Craig Whitaker. This video was part of the hour long video presented in FBW’s 2020 Connect the Waterfront event. [...]

30 Years of Advocacy on the Hoboken Waterfront2021-01-05T19:35:19-05:00

The Billion Oyster Project harnesses the oyster’s unique ability to restore the New York Harbor’s ecosystem

At our November 12th event, the Fund for a Better Waterfront will bestow its annual Riparian Award to the Billion Oyster Project FBW |  November 5, 2020 If you recently ordered up a plate of oysters at a New York City oyster bar, there is a good chance your discarded shells [...]

The Billion Oyster Project harnesses the oyster’s unique ability to restore the New York Harbor’s ecosystem2020-11-05T15:13:37-05:00

FBW’s virtual fundraiser: Connect the Waterfront – 30 Years of Advocacy

BUY TICKETS October 29, 2020 Media Advisory FBW’s Connect the Waterfront - 30 Years of Advocacy, annual fundraising party will be held virtually on November 12 at 7 p.m. The event will include an online auction beginning Nov. 5 and a video that features the Billion Oyster Project, Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla, musician James Calleo and FBW’s [...]

FBW’s virtual fundraiser: Connect the Waterfront – 30 Years of Advocacy2020-10-29T15:04:31-04:00

Hudson Gives, A Day of Online Giving, Is A Lifeline To Local Nonprofits

On Thursday, May 14th, FBW will join dozens of other local non-profit organizations registered for #HudsonGives, an online day of giving. For the second year in a row, the Hudson County Chamber Foundation has hosted this virtual event to support the wide range of not-for-profit organizations working - and enriching -  Hudson County. It’s easy [...]

Hudson Gives, A Day of Online Giving, Is A Lifeline To Local Nonprofits2020-05-21T09:55:54-04:00

An Earth Day remembrance of Rachel Carson who gave birth to the modern environmental movement

FBW | April 22, 2020 For Earth Day 2020, the year of the coronavirus pandemic, there will be no marches or rallies. Instead, we suggest you read a Rachel Carson book. Her writing is guaranteed to inspire and educate. The following are her major works: Under the Sea Wind, Simon & Schuster, 1941 The [...]

An Earth Day remembrance of Rachel Carson who gave birth to the modern environmental movement2020-04-21T21:15:44-04:00

Link together with Hands Across the Waterfront POSTPONED

Meet at Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse Maxwell Place Park - 11th & Sinatra Drive North Saturday, March 28 at 11 AM Join the Fund for a Better Waterfront as we kick off our 30th anniversary year and show our commitment to finishing “Hoboken’s Highline” -- a linear, public riverfront park. At 11:30 [...]

Link together with Hands Across the Waterfront POSTPONED2020-03-10T18:25:33-04:00

Photos from FBW’s Connect the Waterfront 2019 annual fundraiser at the Hoboken Elks Club

Thank you all for your generous contributions! Photos by Paul Schoenberger Laura Piraino and Laurie Felber checking in guests at Connect the Waterfront event. Artist Ann Marshall prepared this shore wildlife mural especially for the event. The Hudson River Fishermen, who started the Riverkeeper movement, came to be honored [...]

Photos from FBW’s Connect the Waterfront 2019 annual fundraiser at the Hoboken Elks Club2019-11-20T14:57:32-05:00

FBW will present the 2019 Riparian Award to Hudson River Fishermen’s Association at Thursday’s annual event

Thursday, November 14, 2019 from 7 to 9 p.m. Hoboken Elks Club, 1005 Washington Street, Hoboken At its annual Connect the Waterfront event, the Fund for a Better Waterfront (FBW) will present the 2019 Riparian Award to the Hudson River Fishermen’s Association, the group that helped start the “riverkeeper” movement, and have [...]

FBW will present the 2019 Riparian Award to Hudson River Fishermen’s Association at Thursday’s annual event2019-11-13T19:49:39-05:00

Join us at the FBW Open House November 2 & 3

FBW model for the Hoboken waterfront built in 1991 (dimensions: 12 foot x 4 foot) Neumann Leathers Building 300 Observer Highway, 5th Floor, Hoboken Saturday, November 2 Sunday, November 3 Noon to 6 pm You’re invited. We would love to meet you and talk about the latest developments regarding Union Dry Dock, the [...]

Join us at the FBW Open House November 2 & 32019-10-30T15:53:19-04:00

Help CONNECT – and SAVE – the waterfront! Buy your tickets to our annual fundraising party today

This year we’re back at the Elks Club at 1005 Washington Street in Hoboken and we’ll feature an open bar (beer, wine & soda), music from the Bryan Beninghove Trio*, a hearty selection of hors d’oeuvres, bucket raffle gifts & prizes awarded for FBW’s First Annual Hoboken Trivia Contest. We are thrilled [...]

Help CONNECT – and SAVE – the waterfront! Buy your tickets to our annual fundraising party today2019-11-13T14:41:45-05:00

More Ways to Help: become a CONNECT THE WATERFRONT sponsor today

The Fund for a Better Waterfront depends on the funds we raise at our one big annual fundraising party - CONNECT THE WATERFRONT - each year. Sponsoring the event is a great way to support our work, promote your company, and show your customers your strong commitment to the community. The event, which features [...]

More Ways to Help: become a CONNECT THE WATERFRONT sponsor today2019-09-30T16:37:32-04:00

Rally to Save Your Waterfront on steps of Hoboken City Hall

September 4, 2019 The Fund for a Better Waterfront, Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse and Resilience Paddle Sports sponsored a "Rally to Save Your Waterfront" before the Hoboken City Council meeting where an ordinance was adopted to acquire the Union Dry Dock property. Speakers included Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla, Sam Pesin President of Friends of Liberty [...]

Rally to Save Your Waterfront on steps of Hoboken City Hall2019-09-10T21:31:00-04:00

Polynesian culture to be celebrated at 3rd Annual Hudson River Cup and Ohana Festival at Hoboken Cove

Join the Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse and Ke Aloha Outrigger for a free family festival featuring outrigger canoe, stand-up paddleboard and sea kayak races, as well as Hawaiian music, hula dancing, food and arts/crafts celebrating Polynesian Culture Saturday, July 27, 12-4pm The Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse and [...]

Polynesian culture to be celebrated at 3rd Annual Hudson River Cup and Ohana Festival at Hoboken Cove2021-09-23T17:48:46-04:00

The Hudson River Cup and Polynesian Ohana Festival at Hoboken Cove July 27

Who: The Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse and Ke Aloha Outrigger Canoe Club present the Hudson River Cup and Polynesian Ohana Festival, Saturday, July 27th. The Hoboken Cove Community Boathouse and its outrigger partner, Ke Aloha Outrigger Canoe Club, provide free paddling to more than 6,000 people along Hoboken’s [...]

The Hudson River Cup and Polynesian Ohana Festival at Hoboken Cove July 272021-09-23T17:50:06-04:00

Photos From City Of Water Day at The Hoboken Cove

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Photos From City Of Water Day at The Hoboken Cove2019-07-17T17:46:48-04:00
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