Invest in telling the story of New Jersey
You can become a vital part of this positive energetic initiative by
Donating to or becoming a sponsor of one of two shows in production (see details below)
Or by making a general donation.
We welcome your support
Please donate below or contact us directly for more information. Email email@example.com or call JoAnne Ruscio at (609) 397-2138.
Make an End-of-Year Tax-Deductible Donation
Please make a tax-deductible donation below or mail your check to Greener New Jersey Productions, PO Box 14, Stockton, NJ 08559.
Greener New Jersey Productions is a 501(c)(3) federal tax-exempt nonprofit incorporated in the state of New Jersey. All donations are tax deductible.
Become a Corporate or Individual Sponsor: $2,500 and up
We currently are looking for corporate, foundation or individual sponsors for two shows: The Appalachian Trail NJ/NY (in development) and Jersey Blues (nearly complete). Descriptions are below.
If you are interested in being listed in the show’s broadcast credits, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call JoAnne Ruscio, President, at (609) 397-2138.
Current Shows in Development
THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL
New Jersey/New York
GNJP’s newest show will take the viewer on a journey along the Appalachian Trail in New Jersey and New York, meeting hikers, volunteers and stewards. Our journey will take us from the large-scale grandness of the trail to the up close and personal perspective of the thru hiker and day tripper.
Our guide Megan Gunning Patterson will explore glacial lakes and waterfalls, climb mountains, tramp along footbridges and trails, and examine human-made environments such as forest plantations, trails and structures created by the Civilian Conservation Corps under President Franklin Roosevelt.
The show is currently in the development stage: fundraising, research, advance work and story & script creation. Filming is planned for May through November 2019 with a completed show for TV for spring of 2020.
In Jersey Blues, host Megan Gunning Patterson takes a look at the tasty blueberry. The Garden State ranks fifth in the nation in blueberry production. Chock full of antioxidants, blueberries are healthy and nutritious – but they are also outrageously delicious.
This show includes a visit to a Art & Carol Brown’s B&B blueberry farm, Rutgers Marucci Research Center, Plagido’s Winery where blueberry wine is produced, Historic Whitesbog Village where the blueberry was first cultivated, and ends at Penza’s Pies at the Red Barn where the most divine blueberry pies are baked.
To complete this show for broadcast, GNJP needs to raise an additional $5,000. The show is filmed and in the final stages of editing. The additional funding will cover editing, closed captioning, distribution, packaging and promotion. The show will be broadcast on FoodyTV, online on our website and offered to public television. Become a sponsor and get your name listed in the credits reaching over 50,000 viewers in a half-hour.
Greener New Jersey Productions is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit. All donations are tax deductible.
Visit our Donor Page to see who supports GNJP – thank you to all our supporters!