MILITARY & VETERANS AFFAIRS
(23 May, 2012)
Home Depot To Provide Garden “Extreme Makeover” For Veterans Memorial Home
WHO/WHAT: Home Depot alongside resident gardeners provide an extreme makeover to the “Love Garden”.
WHERE: New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home at Paramus, 1 Veterans Drive, Paramus, N.J. 07652
WHEN: Friday, May 25 at 9 a.m.
THE STORY: An “Extreme Makeover” will take place at the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home at Paramus on Friday, May 25, 2012. The Home Depot will arrive at 9 a.m. to work alongside Resident gardeners to improve one of the Homes' two gardens, the “Love Garden”.
The N.J. Veterans Memorial Home at Paramus is located on 23-acres in northeastern Bergen County. The Home opened on August 4, 1986. It has two modern residential buildings, able to accommodate 336 residents, and two fenced-in garden areas. In the courtyard, near the main entrance, a monument stands in memory of those who served in World War I, World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. The facility is conveniently located off the Garden State Parkway at Exit 165 and is across the street from Bergen Regional Medical Center.