Honoring Phil Tripodi's love of helping children


The Downtown Pt. Pleasant Scavenger Hunt was held on Oct 5th

Information on Winning Tickets

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED IN TODAY'S HUNT. We had a larger turn out than last year!  Thank you to those who came back for our second year and to our new hunters!


We know without a doubt that Phil Tripodi was watching over us the whole day and is so proud of what we are accomplishing in his name!! With your donations will will be able to give more local children A Moment to Smile!

We will have pictures posted soon! If you took some selfies, please email them to us, we would love to share the fun!

For  those of you that did not stay for all the winning numbers, here are the ones that were not claimed:

Regular Prizes - BLUE TICKETS

The Proud Peacock - 4744823

Martell's Tiki Bar - 4744156

Vintage Van Gogh - 4744812

Joe Leone's - 4745119

D.Monaco - 4744791

Shore Points BBQ - 4745075

Big Fun - 4744111

Spano's - 4744905

Refresh Your Pallet - 4744866

Malouf Jewelers - 2243643

Stone Cottage - 4745064

bree Ana - 4744363

Newton-Sparta Dentistry - 4744205

Lobster Shanty - 2243380

Xhale Hot Yoga - 4743569

Mileto's Polish Gourmet - 8428689

Jewelry Joint - 2243563

Ormolu -  4743561

Deena's - 4744701

Refresh Your Pallet - 4744830

Grand Prizes - Yellow Tickets

"A" Gift Card Assortment - 516230

Theresa Artigas  - 516211

Amazon Gift Cards - 516232

Susan J Roche - 516124

50/50  - Red Tickets - 2329059

If you have any winning numbers, please take a picture of your ticket stub and email it to philsmom@amomenttosmile.org

or text Christine Rinaldy @ 908-217- 7315

Congratulations to all the winners!

A big thank you to all the businesses that supported us!!

How to become a sponsor or buy ad space in our booklet.

How a Business Can Participate (pdf)


Ongoing Fundraising Event


Fill Up for Philip

Starting in June, shopkeepers in the West Milford, NJ area will be displaying coin bottles for your donations. We thank these businesses for helping us with our first fundraiser! Please stop in any of the locations listed below and look for the coin bottle with the picture of Phil in his WM baseball uniform.  We thank you in advance for your donation and we thank the shopkeepers for their support! We know Phil would love this fundraiser, and on his behalf, we want to thank everyone for coming together for a great cause!  

If you would like to display a coin bottle at your location, please call 908-217-7315 or email us at philsmom@amomenttosmile.org.  If you want to take a picture of yourself donating, we would love to see it! Please email the picture to us along with your name and store location.  We may post it on our fundraiser gallery wall or our Facebook page!


  1. DeMarco's Pizzeria & Restaurant - 1926 Union Valley Rd., West Milford, NJ 07480
  2. Salon 181 - 53 Woodport Road, Sparta Township, NJ 07871   
  3. Whistle Stop - 2775 State Rte 23 Ste # 3, Newfoundland, NJ 07435
  4. HIghlander Deli & Grill - 717 Otterhole Rd., West Milford, NJ 07489
  5. Hootch Hut - 717 Otterhole Rd., West Milford, NJ 07489 
  6. Blini Restaurant*Pizza*Bar - 216 Cahill Cross Road, West Milford, NJ 07490
  7. Jimmy the Barber - 1811B Union Valley Rd., West Milford, NJ 07480
  8. Greenwood Lake Discount Liquors - 2019 Greenwood Lake Tpke., Hewitt, NJ 07421
  9. Island of Spirits - 3025 State Rte 23, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
  10. Tuscany Brewhouse - 3055 State Rte 23, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
  11. Nail House - 53 Woodport Road, Sparta Township, NJ 07871

Have a great idea for a fundraiser? Please contact us so we can work together!

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