JM Group Helps MSF

Trenton, NJ – On Friday, February 28, 2020, the JM Group presented Mercer Street Friends with a check in the amount of $15,000.00.  On hand for the check presentation were Diana Pursell, Borden Perlman; Patricia Hartpence, NJM; Jess Morrison, JM Group; Steven Goldman, NJM; Sherri Petonic, JM Group; Tony Ruccio, Witherspoon Grill; Bernie Flynn, CEO of Mercer Street Friends; Laura Estey, Kristine’s; and Jack Morrison, JM Group.  The money raised will support Mercer Street Friends’ efforts to combat food insecurity in Mercer County.

The JM Group, founded in 1981, owns and runs highly acclaimed restaurants in Princeton serving the freshest seafood and produce. You may support them by visiting the Witherspoon Grill, Blue Point Grill, Nassau Street Seafood & Produce, and Kristine’s. 

The JM Group has supported Mercer Street Friends since 2012. That first year 500 turkeys were donated to Mercer Street Friends. In total, since then, $50,960 has been raised for Mercer Street Friends through the passion of customers dining at their restaurants, and the staff and management of the JM Group.  

Mercer Street Friends through its mission of Nourishing Bodies and Minds, Empowering Families and Communities, has served Trenton and greater Mercer County for over 60 years. For more information please visit