Founded in New Jersey, Miracle Express has helped people suffering from misfortune provide for their families at one of the most important times of the year. The impact of giving not only children hope, but also their guardians to prove that everyone in a community can come together to deliver miracles. At Miracle Express we are finding a way to bridge communities and spread joy to everyone that is willing to #HopOnBoard.
How To Get Involved
These Ambassadors of the holiday season are needed to help find families that need our help. If you are aware of families in your area and can help getting their information to us this may be a great opportunity for you
These Ambassadors of the holiday season are needed to help raise awareness through your local area and work to hopefully secure sponsorship with local businesses, corporations as well as individuals.
These Elves are needed to help wrap gifts that are donated for our families. We will have several nights that we will have a wrapping event. If you are handy with fancy paper, clear tape and sharp scissors this is the best way you can help your community.
These Elves are needed to help physically deliver miracles & gifts to the families. Depending on what holiday the sponsored families celebrate, there will be multiple opportunities to bring holiday cheer to a loving family.
We are ALSO looking for Donations to make this season the best we have ever had!!!
Toy Donations for the Children
Dinners or Pre-made meals for delivery night to leave behind
Gift Cards for local Supermarkets or other Gift Certificates
Wrapping Supplies – Paper / Tape / Scissors / Ribbon / Bows
Monetary Donations for us to purchase items above if they are not already donated.
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We're Miracle Express - A team of experienced entrepreneurs and professionals who are dedicated to giving back and making a difference in our local communities and beyond. The Miracle Express team is focused on fundraising for families in need and delivering miracles to their doorsteps.
Michael R. Doyle - Founder
Michael has worked for numerous companies including Stonehenge Lt. and Greater Media Radio of New Jersey. During his term at Stonehenge Ltd., CEO & President Irwin Sternberg mentored and challenged Michael to develop new strategies that would allow Stonehenge to thrive in the men's neck wear industry. Michael worked on some of the most successful marketing campaigns for the best selling and hottest brands in the history of neck wear. Some of those brands include the following; Jerry Garcia, Jimmy Valvano, Christopher Reeves, Buzz Aldrin, and Miles Davis. Due to his efforts, Stonehenge Ltd. was awarded Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award and Advertising Age top 100 Companies.
Michael joined Greater Media in February of 2011. In his first year in radio, he brought in clients from Monmouth and Ocean counties that other representatives had struggled with for years. Michael created concise strategic marketing ideas that would that would overcome clients' objections and focus on the strengths of their products and services. Michael integrated on-air, on-stream, interactive elements and event sponsorship opportunities that effectively distinguished his clients businesses from their competitors. These efforts won Michael several **Hits of the Week** Awards.
Michael also created a unique on-air campaign called "Greetings from the Historic Asbury Park, Home of Bamboozle 2012." This special highlighted and promoted Asbury Park, its municipality and local businesses, and Live Nations Bamboozle.
James P. Byrne - Executive director
After an unfortunate car accident James P. Byrne had to hang up his spikes professionally but still enjoys the game as an amateur. Professionally he is now a Financial Consultant and runs his own wealth management practice within AXA Advisors throughout NJ with 3 main offices in Woodbridge, Wall & Morristown. He focuses his attention on helping individuals, families and closely held businesses to accumulate, preserve and protect their wealth via a comprehensive planning approach. He is also responsible for attracting, selecting, placing & promoting individuals throughout New Jersey.
JP is also involved with and runs two other charities for children and young adults with special needs not only in the Tri-state area but also nationwide. He and his team paired up with Spartan Race and helps to run 15-18 events nationwide throughout the year. In the free time that exists after all of that he enjoys spending time on the golf course with his girlfriend and also spending time with friends and family.
Natasha Siboni - Secretary
Natasha Siboni grew up and still resides in Wall Township, New Jersey. Ms. Siboni graduated Georgian Court University with a minor in Early Childhood Education and a BA in Psychology. Her love for children has always come naturally which has led to her childcare career for over 15 years. She is extremely organized and has a side hobby organizing and de-cluttering peoples homes as well. Natasha has a passion for lighting up children’s lives and has taken a vast interest in the Miracle Express organization.
Keith Shaffer - Director of technology
As a young man raised in Middletown, New Jersey, Keith Shaffer has always had an innate drive to help. He graduated with a bachelor’s in computer engineering from Fairfield University. Keith worked as an IT support engineer right out of college. His hard work and dedication not only helped tackle large problems for his clients, but also quickly promoted him to partner. He has been a loyal employee and trusted Partner of Fairdinkum Consulting for over 13 years. Always the neighborhood “computer guy”, he has never hesitated to help out with any issues, large or small. With four nephews and a Godfather three times over, Keith’s love for family and friends is a major focus in his life. He is extremely elated and humbled to be apart of Miracle Express and the joy it will bring to countless children and families in the years to come.