Are you someone who cares deeply about Jersey City? Are you someone who wants to help solve the City's toughest challenges? Then join us at the Call to Service Summit in City Hall, on June 14 from 11 am to 1 pm and become a part of the solution!

This inspiring event is aimed at empowering Jersey City residents to bring their talents, energy, and ideas to City Hall, with the goal of developing a new, sustainable force of citizen problem-solvers. The Citizens Campaign will give you the tools, training, and expert support you need to lead the charge on the issues you care about!

Hosted by the City, the Summit will kick-off with introductory remarks by Mayor Fulop and include dynamic speakers on the following topics: 

  • Constructive Problem Solving
  • Building Community with Citizen Journalism
  • Conducting Evidence Based Research
  • Using a No-Blame Political Strategy to Get Results

We know how much you care about your city and its future -- join us, take charge, become empowered to make an impact! The first step is attending the Summit on June 14!  


Juan Cartagena, President & General Counsel, Latino Justice PRLDEF
Matthew Boxer, Former New Jersey State Comptroller  
Maria Vizcarrondo, Executive Director, Nerney Leadership Institute at Cabrini College
Curtis Fisher, Director, US Strong & Northeast Regional Director of National Wildlife Federation
Naeema Campbell, Orange Resident, Placemaker and Citizen Journalist
Harry Pozycki, Chairman , The Citizens Campaign


Community Co-Sponsors:

Open JC - Sustainable JC - Civic JC - Jersey City Parks Coalition - Rising Tide Capital - WomenRising - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson & Union Counties - Boys & Girls Clubs of Hudson County - Creative New Jersey - ArtPride NJ - National Wildlife Federation - Nerney Leadership Institute at Cabrini College

Answer the Call to Service: Register now for the Jersey City Summit!

WHEN June 14, 2014 at 11am - 1pm

WHERE Jersey City Hall
280 Grove St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
United States
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Kimberly Vanderhoef · · (732) 548-9798 x.2


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