kick cancer overboardPhoto: Kick Cancer Overboard Cruising Families. Courtesy of Tom Zapcic Photography

RED BANK, NJ – The foundation Kick Cancer Overboard sent several New Jersey families that have been struggling with cancer on a free cruise that departed May 26th.  11 families, 28 cruisers in total just returned from Bermuda having enjoyed the many amenities of a cruise with family and friends. To date, 268 have sailed for free over the past several years. 


About Kick Cancer Overboard


We treat each of our patients as part of the family at Atlantic Highlands Animal Hospital. We offer top-quality surgical and dental treatments for cats and dogs. For the best pet care in the Atlantic Highlands, NJ, call us at (732) 291-4400.

Kick Cancer Overboard (KCO) is a local 501c3 not for profit organization that gives away free cruises to people whose lives have been affected by cancer. It organizes various local fundraisers throughout the year to support a specific family or individual on a free cruise for a few days. 

Ted Friedli of Excel Travel is the founder of KCO and has been sending families on free cruises for almost 8 years with the help of many generous volunteers and sponsors.

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Allan Dean is editor, publisher, and founder of the Atlantic Highlands Herald. Published since 1999 and selected in 2000 by the Borough of Atlantic Highlands as one of their official newspapers, making...