Welcome to Montclair Neighborhood Development Corporation. Our mission is to empower and support disadvantaged individuals, youth, and families to achieve an improved quality of life through training, education, and advocacy.



September 27, 2019 / All News, Latest News

“Playing for Keeps” Casino Night a Success

MNDC held its “Playing for Keeps” Casino Night fundraiser on the evening of Saturday, September 21 at the Wally Choice...
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September 19, 2019 / All News, Latest News

Sign up for Project Oasis After School Tutoring

  MNDC is now accepting applications for its after school tutoring program for elementary and middle school students through Project...
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April 26, 2019 / All News, Latest News

Project Oasis Registration Opens

Project Oasis fun begins!
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April 5, 2019 / All News, Latest News

Students attend Orientation for Career Development Institute

Students interested in becoming prepared for the work world will be attending MNDC's Career Development Institute. This is a 10-week program where students learn about business education, entrepreneurial skills, financial literacy, résumé writing, dressing for success, business plan writing, and more. The orientation was held on Friday, April 5 at the Wally Choice Community Center in Montclair. 
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February 14, 2019 / All News, Latest News

MNDC Awarded Community Development Block Grant

MNDC was awarded a Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $19,600 by the Essex County Division of Housing and Community Development.
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July 9, 2018 / Latest News

Katherine Nicholas — Do Drop In Senior Activity Coordinator

MNDC is known for its efforts with local youth, but it also runs a successful community program for senior citizens....
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July 9, 2018 / Latest News

Another Successful Year for Career Development & Culinary Career Institutes

Students in the MNDC Career Development Institute (CDI) and Culinary Arts Institute were recognized on Friday, June 29 from 6...
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July 9, 2018 / Latest News

Board Member Kevin Allen — Why He Serves

It takes dedicated individuals to serve on the board of a nonprofit. Lucky for MNDC that Kevin Allen is retired...
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July 9, 2018 / All News, Latest News

Instructor Spotlight on Diane Anglin

Diane Anglin admits that she bleeds blue and white. She's a Montclair girl, with roots here that go back to...
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July 9, 2018 / All News, Latest News

Student Spotlight: Issata Green

Issata Green is grateful to the neighbor that told her mother about MNDC's  Career Development Institute (CDI). Having finished up...
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May 26, 2018 / All News, Latest News

MNDC’s Al Pelham and Peter Keating are featured panelists on NJTV’S “In Your Neighborhood”

Executive Director Al Pelham and board member Peter Keating were featured panelists Thursday, May 24, 2018 on NJTV'S In Your...
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May 17, 2018 / All News, Latest News

Try your Luck at our 50/50 Raffle

MNDC is sponsoring its 1st Annual Charity Benefit Celebration 50/50 Raffle with a top prize of $20,000! Each raffle ticket...
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April 27, 2018 / All News, Latest News

MNDC kicks off Career Development Institute

Another year of the Career Development Institute (formerly Project Life) kicked off on Friday, April 20. Montclair Fourth Ward Councilwoman...
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April 5, 2018 / All News, Latest News

Spring Fling Attracts Hundreds for Egg Hunt and More!

The skies were clear and the temperature mild to greet hundreds that brought their families to the Spring Fling at...
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March 23, 2018 / All News, Latest News

Rosa Parks, Banking, and Black Panther = Busy Students

Students in our After School Program were busy with many activities this winter. For Black History Month students discussed Rosa...
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March 22, 2018 / All News, Latest News

MNDC Teams up with The Valentine Project to help Autistic Individuals

MNDC has teamed up with the Valentine Project to provide meaningful training and work for individuals on the autism spectrum....
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March 22, 2018 / Latest News

Ready to Launch Another Career Development Institute Grad

We love talking about our students and one who stands out is Olivia Chipepo. She has volunteered for several MNDC...
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