Peter J. Biondi (June 23, 1942 – November 10, 2011) served in the NJ State Assembly representing Legislative District 16 from 1998 until his passing in 2011.
Prior to serving in the Legislature, Assemblyman Biondi served the citizens of Somerset County as Committeeman and Mayor of Hillsborough, as a Freeholder and Director of the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
He was actively involved in many important community organizations and served as an Advisor for the Samaritan Homeless Interim Program (SHIP).
Assemblyman Biondi is fondly remembered for his tireless advocacy on behalf of his constituents and for his desire to help those in need. The purpose of this trail run or walk is to recognize and honor Mr. Biondi’s years of dedicated public service while raising awareness and proceeds for the marginalized individuals and families in the Somerset County region. All net proceeds generated from this event will be donated to SHIP.
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Can’t make the event?
If your business or organization is interested in sponsorship for the Peter Biondi Memorial Trail Run, there are several types of sponsorship available: Presenting Sponsorship ($1,500); Major Sponsorship ($500); Mile Marker Sponsorship ($350); Contributing Sponsorship ($300).
For further information, please call Tom O’Leary at 908-393-9545. More information regarding this event will be sent to our newsletter recipients at a later date. Hope you can join us!
The 3rd Annual Peter J. Biondi Run-Walk will take place on Sunday October 11th. For 2015 the race has been converted to a traditional 5K Run and Family Walk. Start time for the race is 8:30am. Visit the RACE and REGISTRATION pages for more information.
Proceeds for this event benefit the Samaritan Homeless Interim Program of Somerset County, in Peter Biondi’s name. Visit the SHIP page for more information about the good work that SHIP does throughout the community.
(c) 2015 Peter J. Biondi Memorial Race