Pepe & Joey cook for Hoboken Boys & Girls Club

Ciao Amici (hello friends),

I’m honored to announce that on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 Joey and I have been invited to cook dinner in New Jersey for the Hoboken Boys & Girls Club for their annual fundraising party “An Evening with Two Guys from Hoboken”.

While that’s exciting on its own, we’ve just learned the Mayor of Hoboken will be presenting us with the Keys to the City!

As you may know, our families emigrated from Italy through Ellis Island over a hundred years ago, settling in Hoboken, New Jersey. It was there that Joey and I learned the importance of close family ties, strong work ethic, and where we each developed a sense of community.

Anyone who has seen the downside of disadvantage knows that the Boys & Girls Club is an organization worth supporting, and we’re proud to be a part of their important work. To return to my hometown for this event, and learn that Joey and I will be honored with a key to the city is deeply meaningful to me. I’m sure I speak for Joey in saying that this will be a momentous occasion for each of us. We hope that you will consider joining us at this exciting event.

Alla salute,

“An Evening with Two Guys from Hoboken

About the Event

The event gives respected adults (like you) the opportunity to learn about the Boys & Girls Club and Pèpe & Pants Pasta Sauce, and their importance in the community, raises funds to support our important youth development programs.

Generous adults (like you) purchase entries that entitle them to two dinner tickets: one for a young Boys & Girls Club member and one for themselves. You and your sponsored youth both meet at the Hoboken Boys & Girls Club, get acquainted, have souvenir photos taken, and enjoy dinner together.

Come enjoy a family style Italian dinner featuring Pepe & Pants Pasta Sauce. Joey and Pepe will be collaborating on the menu with Hoboken’s oldest and best known restaurant, “Leo’s Grandesvous” and will work together to create a memorable dining experience from century old family recipes.

Individual Sponsorship $150
Buys dinner for you and a local youth Boys & Girls Club member.

Premiere (Gold Table) Sponsorship $1000
Gold Table tickets covers dinner for 5 representatives from your firm, 5 members of the Boys & Girls Club, a banner display, and listing in the program. A Gold Table Sponsorship is $1000.00

To buy individual tickets or a premiere sponsorship table for the event, contact:

Gary Greenberg
201.333.4100 ext. 302

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

5:30 PM Dinner & Award Ceremony

Hoboken Boys & Girls Club
123 Jefferson Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Joey & Pepe

Receive Key to the City

(yeah, we’re serious!)

The Mayor of Hoboken will be presenting Joe Pantoliano and Rich Pepe with the key to the city honoring their family’s contributions to the city and commemortaing their Italian heritage that spans 3 generations—all starting right here in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Tell us your high school

“Buddy Story”

Have a best friend from high school you’re still close with?

Went into business with?

Ended up in jail with?

Maybe even married?

All entries will receive an 8×10
autographed photo of Pepe & Pants!

We want to hear your story.
Click the button below, and leave a comment with all the sordid details!

One Response

  1. Lorene Turek-Hoboken-Cliffside Park Says:

    Dear Joey, I contacted Pepe, whom I worked for at Little Napoli and Cafe Napoli, anyway I did meet you, I am a born in Hoboken girl. You probably remember Sabatini Bakery. My son loves that you lived in Hoboken and Played for the CP Raiders.
    Well, I asked Pepe to have you sign the book I bought him for Christmas, Pepe told me to send it, never heard from him again. I still have your bio and need an autograph, My mom and Dad live in Cliffside,remember Pauls and Son-Willow Avenue? They are in CP now, is there anyway my dad can drop it off to you? I live in Boise, coming back to CP as soon as I ca.

    Please email me back if you can help. My son also worked for Pepe. Please Help.

    Have a Very Merry Christmas.
    Pep’s Friend,
    Lorene Turek

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