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Newark Today presents Paying It Forward: Providing For Those in Need This Holiday Season
This edition of Newark Today highlights some of the non-profit organizations and groups who provide essential community services during the holiday season. The panel of representatives of charitable organizations who serve the communities in and around New Jersey’s largest city will discuss the needs in the community and the struggles they often face to fill those needs. Needs which are essential to promoting health and wellness, while providing for those who are most vulnerable during the holiday season and beyond.
With special guests :
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka
Michael Bright, President and CEO of the Newark YMCA
Rev. David P. Jones, President & CEO Goodwill Rescue Mission
Debra Vizzi, President and CEO of the Community Food Bank of New Jersey
Hosted by NJTV’s Michael Hill
To continue to pay it forward, attendees are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item or an unwrapped toy to this event. WBGO will work with our partners to distribute.
Newark Today is a monthly program focusing on social, economic and political topics. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka is a regular guest.
Event is open to the public
Doors open at 7:30pm Show airs 8-9pm
Express Newark Inside the historic Hahne Building in Downtown Newark
54 Halsey St
Newark NJ 07102
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