Mon – Fri: 8:30 – 4:00
Closed from 12–1pm
Ewing, NJ 08628
Ewing Patriotic Committee
Ewing Senior and Community Center
999 Lower Ferry Road
Ewing, NJ 08628
p: (609) 883-1776 x6208
The office is open from 12:30 - 4:30 every Wednesday. Learn more about the Committee on Facebook.
Brigadier General Robert S. Dutko, Sr. - President
Rick Ryczkowski - Vice President
Maryann Repko - Administrator/ Treasurer
Dianna Semonik - Secretary
George H. Byrd, III
Anthony "Tony" Jones
Rudolph " Rudy" Ulak
Appointments are for one year. Terms expire 12/31/2023
The Ewing Patriotic Committee is a nonpolitical group of volunteers who are called upon to organize and facilitate civic celebratory events designed to bring a sense of unity, community appreciation and pride to the residents of the Township of Ewing, New Jersey. The committee was established March 18, 1965 by Mayor Alfred J. Schuster. Members are appointed for a term of 1 year.
The Committee organizes or assists other groups with the following events:
Ewing Township Patriotic Committee assists the Trenton Elks, Ewing Kiwanis, Veterans of Foreign Wars #7298, and American Legion Post #314.
Brigadier General Robert S. Dutko, Sr. US Air Force Retired - President
Rick Ryczkowski, Colonel US Army Retired - Vice President
Maryann Repko - Administrator/Treasurer
Doris Downey - Secretary
The Ewing Patriotic Committe welcomes the participation of all Ewing residents. Please join them at any of their meetings.
Veterans Crisis Hotline – 1-800-273-8255, Press 1
VA Homeless Hotline – 1-877-4AIDVET (1-877-424-3838)
Women Veterans Call Center – 1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636)
Property Tax Exemption for Disabled Veterans:
Veterans Health Care
VA health benefits are available to all US military veterans and include a wide arrray of benefits. They are administered throguh the US Department of Veterans Affairs. They include: disability compensation, pension, education and training, health care, home loans, insurance, vocational rehabilitation and employment, and burial.
Ewing Township’s efforts to support our community’s veterans was recognized by Governor Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Department of Military and Veteran Affairs with the award of a new and prestigious “We Value Our Veterans” Community Award on November 11, 2019. Ewing was one of only 7 communities to receive the award in this, the first year the award is being offered. Receiving the award for Ewing Township was veteran Chris Biachi at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Holmdel, NJ.
Brigadier General Robert S. Dutko presented the award to Mayor Bert Steinmann and Council at the December 10, 2019 Council Meeting.