Sisters Sarahi and Merary and their family didn’t expect to make Montclair their home. Living on the small Puerto Rican island of Vieques they were hoping to remain there, even after Hurricane Maria destroyed much of the land. An island of 9,000 people reachable only by sea and air, the
We’re getting ready for our Children’s Toy Giveaway and we need your help. Please donate new, unwrapped toys to MNDC, 9:30 – 4:30 at 228 Bloomfield Avenue by 12/15 so we can provide toys to families who need a little help this holiday season.
And if you’re the type
This past August, Luis-Felipe Agrelot joined MNDC as Administrative Assistant and already he’s made himself a valued member of the team. Mr. Agrelot has a passion for helping youth and families and he credits his strong faith and his mother for instilling a desire to help others.
MNDC has an exciting new partnership with Laptop Upcycle, a nonprofit in Montclair. Knowing that many students in Montclair don’t have computers at home,
Kimoni DePass is the sort of girl who likes to keep busy.
Thanksgiving Day will be here before you know it! In an effort to assist Montclair families in need, we will be providing foods baskets. Can you help by donating items to fill these baskets? Below is our list of needed items. Your support will mean that local families can put
MNDC is offering its popular Project Oasis After School tutoring program. It will run from October 9, 2017 – June 15, 2018, Monday through Thursday, at the Community Center, 11 Pine Street in Montclair. This program is free to Montclair students in grades 3 – 8 and will feature science,
Read how Glenfield Park is getting its basketball and tennis courts modernized. This is great news for MNDC which utilizes the park for many of its programs from students through the senior population.
This summer, our Project Life students went to work at many varied places of employment, all to gain valuable experience in the work world. Read about Khalid’s experience working at Montclair Recreation and Diamond’s assignment at MNDC.
Our Project Life employment program is getting some good press. Here’s what northjersey.com had to say about it as they interviewed our students working at the Culinary Cafe and Davis Integrated Medicine.