NCJW/Essex Center for Women receive grant

NCJW/Essex Center for Women receive grant

THE LINDA & RUDY Slucker NCJW/Essex Center for Women received a $9,678 block grant from the Essex County Department of Economic Development, Training and Employment, Division of Housing and Community Development. The grant will go toward expanding the programs offered by the NCJW/Essex Center for Women, which has helped thousands of women with computer skills, job searches, and personal guidance. 

“We are very excited about the opportunities that this grant will give to the Center for Women and the various programs that fall under its umbrella,” said Sue Wasserman, director of community services for NCJW/Essex. 

Pictured from left are George Serio, Armando B. Fontoura, Beverly Trust, Barbara Hauser, Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., and Isabel Margolin of Montville. Trust, Hauser, and Margolin are volunteer cochairs of the NCJW/Essex Career Closet, which assists
economically disadvantaged women in obtaining attire appropriate for the workplace.  

For information about the Center for Women, visit or call 973-994-4994.

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