Earlier today, a press conference was held in the Silverton section of Toms River to announce the teaming up of Jon Bon Jovi's "JBJ Soul Foundation", The Foodbank of Monmouth & Ocean Counties, and The Peoples Pantry to announce "The B.E.A.T. Center".

"Bringing Everyone All Together" will be "...a community hub where families and individuals in need can access food, job training and other resources that aim to end the cyclical cause of hunger in Ocean County, N.J." according to a joint press release from the organizations.

Watch the press conference below:


The B.E.A.T. center is located at 1769 Hooper Ave in Toms River and will be officially opening to the public later this year. Stay tuned for all the information, and find out more about this unique community project at their website by clicking here.