Single Parents: Sign up for Gingerbread Wars!

Single Parents: Sign up for Gingerbread Wars!

Damika Hinton and MNDC will be hosting Gingerbread Wars, an annual event that Damika Hinton started for her family and friends who were single parents. It will take place at the Wally Choice Community Center On December 2 from 3:00  to 5:00 p.m. Single parents residing in the Township of Montclair

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Food Donations Needed for Thanksgiving Baskets

Food Donations Needed for Thanksgiving Baskets

MNDC wants to make sure that Montclair families have the means to put on a proper Thanksgiving. Maybe you can help either personally or through your congregation or group to donate canned goods and frozen turkeys. That’ll help us to be able to assemble baskets for approximately 50 families in

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Board Member Kevin Allen — Why He Serves

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 and has the time to serve on their board. After retiring from the Montclair Fire Department where he served for 34 years, 9 of them as Fire Chief, he wanted

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Instructor Spotlight on Diane Anglin

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 her grandmother. They fuel her passion for giving back to her community.
For the past eight years, Ms. Anglin has served as an instructor for the Career Development Institute (formerly

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Student Spotlight:  Issata Green

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 her third year in the program, Miss Green is looking forward to starting her job at Mountainside Hospital.
Her first job through CDI was at Davis Integrated Medicine and although

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

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 Neighborhood: Montclair Community Forum: Infrastructure and Quality of Life. The panel consisted of Mayor Robert Jackson, Montclair Township; Dr. Renee Baskerville, 4th Ward Councilwoman, Montclair Township; Peter Keating, Chair, United Way of Northern New Jersey

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Try your Luck at our 50/50 Raffle

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 is $100 and since sales are limited to 600 tickets your chances are better than ever.
Funds from the raffle will be used to expand our work so we can

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