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Shining the Light of Peace

Shining the Light of Peace

Peace luminarias were lit in honor of Dr. King’s legacy on the Monday evening of the holiday.

Welcome New Trustees, Thanks Outgoing Trustees

This year we welcome returning members Celia King and Ken Pettis and new member Ed Schwarz to our board and we thank retiring members David Giles, Tammy Haynie, Alan Noel, and Robin Patton. Fred Profeta is the chair for 2014.

Our Annual Appeal

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There’s still time to support integration and inclusion in South Orange and Maplewood. Make a donation to today to the Coalition on Race. Read why…

Join the Coalition Board of Trustees!

Looking for an opportunity to give back to your community? Willing to work with a diverse group of your neighbors? The Nominating Committee is seeking potential new members to serve on our Board of Trustees. Qualifications include your enthusiasm for our mission of integration and a willingness to volunteer your time.

New! Neighborhood Stabilization Home Improvement Loan Program

We’re launching a new pro-integrative loan program to support strong, integrated neighborhoods.

2013 Children’s Production a Big Success!

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The Integration through the Arts children’s theater production at SOPAC was fantastic–full of professional talent and great stories for children about self-worth and racial harmony! Just take a look at the pictures…

Annual Dinner: A Testament to Integration in SOMA

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The keynote speech by Assemblywoman Mila Jasey and the acceptance remarks by honorees Rev. Terry Richardson and Charlie Bibbins reminded all of the need for ongoing integration efforts.

Join the Coalition Board of Trustees!

Looking for an opportunity to give back to your community? Willing to work with a diverse group of your neighbors? Our Nominating Committee is seeking potential new trustees to serve on our Board of Trustees.

Columbia High School Is Ranked 47th by New Jersey Monthly Magazine

Out of 328 high schools in the state of New Jersey, CHS is now #47, having moved up from #75 in 2010, according to Patch.

Building ONE New Jersey Holds Informational Meeting

In their effort to promote diverse, inclusive & economically vibrant communities, this group has sponsored meetings for local leaders from First Suburbs across the state. On July 24th, David Rusk, Urban Policy Specialist, presented his case for supporting NJ’s First Suburbs.