Dozens of formerly incarcerated Camden County residents received services at the Reentry Resource Forum in Camden hosted by the Board of Freeholders recently. The goal of the services is to help foster connections and facilitate access to services and resources that are often difficult to navigate.
Representatives from the City of Camden, New Jersey American Water, Cooper’s Ferry Partnership, Camden Special Services District (CSSD), St. Joseph’s Carpenter Society, community partners as well as Camden residents and business owners gathered to announce a $981,464 Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit (NRTC) grant from New Jersey American Water to fund revitalization efforts in the Cramer Hill neighborhood in Camden on August 12.
The Freeholder Board and the Camden County Cultural and Heritage Commission at Camden County College presented Mindel (Minnie) Kaufman, 101, with a first-place ribbon at the annual Senior Citizens Juried Art Contest and Exhibition.
American Water announced in a press release that it has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for its new corporate headquarters building in Camden.
Scarlett Kinsey of Haddonfield and a junior at Haddonfield Memorial High School was one of 10 New Jersey 4-H members who attended the 2019 International Leadership for Life Conference at National University of Ireland in Maynooth, Ireland, from July 29 to August 2.