Donate to our Children’s Toy Giveaway

Donate to our Children’s Toy Giveaway

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

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Help Local Families this Thanksgiving

Help Local Families this Thanksgiving

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

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Registration open for Project Oasis After School tutoring

Registration open for Project Oasis After School tutoring

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,

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Glenfield Park is getting a facelift

Glenfield Park is getting a facelift

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.

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Students Find Success with Project Life

Students Find Success with Project Life

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.

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Project Life is in the news!

Project Life is in the news!

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.

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MNDC Completes Another Successful Project Summer Oasis

MNDC Completes Another Successful Project Summer Oasis

Another successful Project Summer Oasis came to an end with the Championship Game on August 3rd. During the past six weeks, students attended evening
enrichment and tutorial sessions to improve their abilities in financial literacy, math, science, language arts, and life skills. They also divided into six teams and competed with each

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MNDC and Partners Help Clean up Mission Street

MNDC and Partners Help Clean up Mission Street

On Saturday, July 15, Mission Street got a clean-up by some of Montclair’s town leaders. Volunteers from MNDC helped as well as Councilwoman Dr. Renee Baskerville,  Reaching Out Montclair, Mayor Robert Jackson, Deputy Police Chief Will Young, Carolyn Wineglass – Community Activist and other community and township leaders.

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The Veggie Mobile is Here!

The Veggie Mobile is Here!

Since Montclair no longer has a grocery store in the area, our seniors — especially those with limited travel options —  are finding it difficult to get fresh produce. Thankfully, the Veggie Mobile has them covered.
As City Green’s newest food access initiative, the Veggie Mobile will bring farm-fresh and

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Project Life Summer Employment Program Begins

Project Life Summer Employment Program Begins

MNDC was awarded a grant from the Montclair Township to employ Montclair students through the Project Life Summer Employment Program. MNDC contracts with citywide partners, who agree to train the students for approximately 4 weeks. MNDC has placed students into intern position with agencies including Montclair Township Recreation & Cultural Affairs,

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