Upcoming meeting dates

ARW Symposium Returns on Friday, October 1, 2021. Entitled: 25 Years in the Making: Celebrating Leaders of Excellence.
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The ARW Symposium will be held at the Kroc Center in Camden, NJ. Also during this event we will present our bi-annual Christian Kjeldsen, "Champion for Children" Award.

Nominations for the ARW Award, the Christian Kjeldsen "Champion for Children" Award and the Marcia Bennett Scholarship are now being accepted. Email completed applications to

NJ ECE Alliance works through the NJCCIS to offer Professional Development hours for each "special presentation" and learning opportunity. Please see our calendar of events.

Our in-person meeting dates are bi-monthly at 10 am in a new location: Child Care Connection, 1001 Spruce Street, Suite 2, Trenton, NJ.

Meeting dates:
  • September 15, 2021
  • November 17, 2021
  • January 19,2022
  • March 16, 2022
  • May 18, 2022
  • July 20, 2022
  • September 21, 2022
  • November 16, 2022
These dates should reflect the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Other meetings will be by Conference call.
NJ ECE Alliance Officers: Elmoria Thomas, Chair; Sister Donna Minster, Treasurer; Nancy Thomson, Secretary; Legislative/Policy Committee- Elmoria Thomas, Nancy Thomson, Mary Jane Di Paolo, Marilyn Valentine; Program Committee- David Harris, Marcia Bennett; Recognition Committee- Jamirah Heyward, Marilyn Valentine, Elmoria Thomas; Review and Selection Committee- Marg Zarkowski, Odessa Davis, Virginia Whatley, Kelli Wright; Social Media- Terri Buccarelli

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