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Brae Blog

  • Tuscany A Week in Tuscany at Casale Pulcinello (2/20/2017) - Enjoy one of the best views of the Tuscan countryside, on one of the best weeks of the year, from your private balcony at the very private Casale Pulcinello.  We are very excited to announce one of our exclusive live auction items for the 31st Annual Tartan Ball. Generously donated by Roger and Christine Anerella, […]
  • Tartan Ball Bonnie Brae’s Big Dreams! (2/10/2017) - In our first century, Bonnie Brae helped change the lives of over 10,000 boys and families. As we jump into the next 100 years, we will strive to, “Transform more lives of at-risk youth and their families through a nationally recognized model of care.” Our 31st Annual Tartan Ball is just around the corner on […]
  • Tartan Ball The Far Hills Race Meeting Association – Title Sponsor of the Tartan Ball (2/6/2017) - Bonnie Brae is very excited to announce that the Far Hills Race Meeting Association will be the presenting sponsor at the 31st Annual Tartan Ball, which takes place on February 25th at the Park Savoy. Guy Torsilieri, Far Hills Race Meeting Association Co-Chairman explained: “Bonnie Brae is a fabulous organization doing great work.  The Far […]
  • Tartan Ball 31st Annual Tartan Ball: What to Expect? (2/3/2017) - We are anxiously awaiting the Bonnie Brae, 31st Annual Tartan Ball on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at The Park Savoy. There is a lot to look forward to as we jump into the next 100 years of Bonnie Brae. Here’s what you can expect at the event. Venue: The Tartan Ball will be held at […]
  • Bonnie Brae CEO Q&A with Paul Rieger (1/28/2017) - Paul Rieger, MSW began his tenure at Bonnie Brae on August 15th, after the Bonnie Brae Search Committee concluded a six-month nationwide search. Prior to Bonnie Brae, Rieger served most recently as Executive Director of CONCERN Professional Services for Children, Youth, and Families. We sat down with Paul to ask him a few questions about […]
  • Day in the Life Day in the Life of a Bonnie Brae Boy (1/24/2017) - In 1916, Judge Harry Osborne founded Bonnie Brae as a home and safe haven for boys and young men in crisis. Bonnie Brae provides boys with a beautiful and safe place to heal, to grow, and to learn. The staff earns the boys trust, challenges them to look at the results of their choices and […]
  • “Beating the Odds, and the Drums” Bonnie Brae Knights Marched in 2009 Presidential Inaugural Parade (1/20/2017) - The only thing Jamal knew about drumming before coming to Bonnie Brae was that “drumming” was a verb. However, on a very cold January 20, 2009, Jamal proudly grabbed his sticks and held his head high as he marched as a Bonnie Brae Knight in President Obama’s Inaugural Parade; an experience and a memory he […]
  • After care program Bonnie Brae’s Aftercare Program (1/13/2017) - Bonnie Brae’s continuum of care is designed to help boys heal from crisis and grow gradually to independence. A key component of this continuum is our Aftercare Program, which was developed to help Bonnie Brae graduates continue the hard fought success achieved on campus as they return to their home communities or navigate the challenges […]
  • Bonnie Brae 100 years 100 Years of Bonnie Brae (12/30/2016) - As 2016 and our centennial year wraps up, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on our hundred-year history. Although Bonnie Brae has changed throughout the years, our core values have remained the same. Take a walk back in time with us, appreciate our past and anticipate our wonderful future.   Bonnie Brae was […]
  • Tree-planting Health Concerns of At-Risk Boys (12/28/2016) - A Columbia University study revealed that 46.1% of children under 18 live with someone that abuses drugs or alcohol. According to the Childhood Domestic Violence Association, 5 million children will witness domestic violence every year. The physical and mental health concerns for at-risk boys are tremendous. Before coming to Bonnie Brae, most of our boys […]