County honors American Red Cross at Raymour & Flanigan Red Cross fundraiser (Deptford, NJ) – On Saturday, March 25, 2017 Freeholder Heather Simmons (right) presented a proclamation to Shirley Turner, Showroom Manager of Raymour & Flanigan of Deptford (left) and June A. Sernak, Executive Director the American Red Cross NJ Region Southwestern NJ Chapter to celebrate March as American Red Cross Month.
Tourism grows by 5% in Gloucester County (Woodbury,NJ) – A state study showed that tourism direct sales in Gloucester County grewby five percent in 2016, the third largest growth in New Jersey last year,announced Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder HeatherSimmons today. (
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Security grants available for nonprofit and religious institutions in Gloucester County (Woodbury, NJ) -- Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Jim Jefferson announced today that the state has made available $1 million in security grants for nonprofit and religious institutions determined to be at high risk of a terrorist attack. Gloucester County is included because it is one of the counties that are not currently covered by a similar federal program.
Faith on the Front Lines – Mental Health and Addictions Conference for Faith Based Leaders Offered (Deptford, NJ) -- The Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Gloucester County Department of Health and Human Services and the Gloucester County Addictions Task Force are sponsoring Faith on the Front Lines – Mental Health and Addictions Conference for Faith Based Leaders on Friday, April 7 at Auletto Caterers in Deptford, NJ. This free event is open to church and religious leaders of all denominations.