This week, Jim McGreevey had the opportunity to attend the Employers Association of New Jersey‘s (EANJ) annual conference and discuss the work we do at the New Jersey Reentry Corporation. The theme was, “No One Left Behind: Addiction/Recovery/Reentry.” EANJ represents more than 2,000 small businesses in NJ. They help good
NJRC at the Center of Hope in Paterson and the Housing Authority of the City of Paterson recently teamed up with FedEx to coordinate a mass interview info session, which was held at the Heritage at Alexander Hamilton in Paterson. We had a great turnout for this initial process. FedEx
Having gotten accepted into a 12-week bricklayers apprenticeship training program, our client, Steven, has been learning a lot and producing great work. You can see his craftsmanship in the images he sent to us:
Today we had a visit from Leonard Marshall, former defensive lineman for the New York Giants, who is working to develop training partnerships with our clients. Shown from left are Jeff Banton, employer relations coordinator, JCETP; Keith Davis, deputy director, One Stop Career Center; Leonard Marshall, Gene McKnight, case manager,
We congratulate our client, Priscilla, on her new job! She worked hard and secured employment in the field that she studied: healthcare. “Patients need help and attention, and sometimes their families are not able to be there for them,” Priscilla said. “I enjoy being able to help, and I know
This week, we were happy to welcome professors from Teachers College, Columbia University on a tour of our facilities in Jersey City, Newark, and the CRC in Kearny to learn more about our reentry program.
We are deeply grateful to Rev. Traci West, Drew University Professor and author of “Disruptive Christian Ethics: When Racism and Women’s Lives Matter” and “Wounds of the Spirit: Black Women, Violence, and Resistance Ethics,” for the very generous donation in honor and memory of her husband, Dr. Jerry Watts. What
NJRC in Ocean County now has transportation for clients to make necessary addiction treatment, interviews and social service appointments. Thank you to Lilliston Ford in Vineland.