The Friends of High Bridge Recognition is given to an individual that is not a resident of High Bridge; this Award is presented to a person that contributes to the High Bridge community by actively volunteering and/or supporting a High Bridge community event or project.
2015 – Eileen Bonacci for painting our High Bridge mural on the wall of the MacDonald St. Parking Lot
2013 – The Garden Club of Somerset Hills, was recognized for its philanthropy to the Borough through the donation of six monetary garden grants to the Borough’s Environmental Commission. These contributions have improved the quality of the natural environment at Union Forge Park, Commons Park, and along the main road into town for all High Bridge residents to enjoy.
2012 – Diane Dugan – for photographing High Bridge scenes
2010 – Bill Gooley, Captain of American Legion Post 188, for annually organizing the Veterans and Memorial Day events in conjunction with the High Bridge Cultural & Heritage Committee.
2009 – North Hunterdon Rotary Club for creating our Main St. Mini Park
2005 – Bill Honachefsky Jr., member of the Union Forge Heritage Association Board, in appreciation of his faithful attendance at all museum events and for his efforts to keep High Bridge history alive.
2004 – Siobhan Hanly in appreciation of her faithful attendance and reporting of High Bridge events.