Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged 2013, advocacy and anti-poverty groups organized the first global month of action against dirty energy from October 11 to November 11, Called Reclaim Power, demanding CLEAN AIR NOW!! For more information about the international movement visit, health, http://www.no-burn.org/gaia-gda-2013., Ironbound youth along with Ironbound Community Corporation participated along with an international network of environmental, less than 1 mile, otherwise known as incineration. On November 8th the Ironbound community marched from our community garden to the Newark incinerator, the month of action included a November 8th day of action against something not traditionally seen as a form of dirty energy – burning waste | Leave a Comment »
Come to help make our neighborhood stronger! Hear how your neighbors were affected, what we as a community, you and your family can do to be better prepared; enjoy children’s artwork, and snacks. The first 100 household will get hurricane emergency kits free!
Thank you to everyone who came, shared their talent and made it such a fun day!
Please join us in celebrating the 3rd Annual Harvest Festival at our Cortland St. Community Garden, on Cortland St. between Ferry and Horatio Saturday October 12th 12-4 (rain date Sat Oct 26th). We will be closing the block and having a great time dancing in the street. There will be games, music, and food! Join us!
On October 3rd residents of East Ferry joined in the cleaning of Cortland street in an effort to make Newark better.
If you see a spot that you feel should get cleaned or would like to get involved yourself please contact or visit us at our Cortland Street center:
Family Success Center
29 Cortland Street, Newark, NJ 07105
Hours: 9am – 5pm
Phone: 973-344-5949 Fax: 973-344-0397
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