Shakira enrolled in the New Jersey Reentry Corporation’s (NJRC) program at Greater Newark Conservancy in February 2017. She was working six days a week in the retail industry and completed her community service hours in the employment specialist department at NJRC at Greater Newark Conservancy. Shakira is vibrant, confident, and
Yesterday, the Camden County Board of Freeholders hosted a Dedication event for Governor James Florio at the Center for Public Service, where he was honored for his commitment to serving Camden County and the State of New Jersey. The New Jersey Reentry Corporation is honored and privileged to have Governor
At the age of seven, Wili and his siblings lost their parents. At this time, Wili went to live with his grandparents. Not long after, Wili was placed into foster care and was separated from his sisters. When he was 18 years old, Wili was reunited with his sister, Naimah.
Our client, Pedro, stopped by recently to say hello and to update us on how he’s doing. He has been keeping busy with a great construction job and also volunteering his time to teach local youth how to box, a sport he has always been passionate about. “This is not
Congratulations to our client, Jerome, who just got hired as a certified forklift driver after completing NJRC’s program in the spring. “This program helped me stay focused and not give up. There are very good people here,” he said. “The employment specialist here put me in the right direction when
Our Ocean County client, Altariq, has officially been working at Woodhaven Lumber & Millwork for six months! He works in the door department and said, “I am committed to changing my life for the better.” Congratulations, Altariq!
Congratulations to all of the apprenticeship graduates of the National Career Institute (NCI) and NJ BUILD! We are so proud of all you have accomplished this year. Students graduated with certifications in a variety of tracks, including Electrical Assistant and HVAC, HVAC I and II, Electrical Assistant, General Construction, Plumbers Assistant and
Congratulations to our Ocean County client, Chris, on getting his driver’s license! This success, along with other clients’ driver’s licenses, are made possible thanks to a wonderful collaboration with the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission, the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) and the NJSBA – Young Lawyers Division, and