Our friends and supporters are invited to join The Citizens Campaign in honoring Alfred Koeppe,  Chairman of The Newark Alliance and Sharon Taylor, President of The Prudential Foundation. Both Sharon and Alfred, as well as three outstanding citizen leaders, will be presented their awards on Monday, April 29th, 2013 at The Palace at Somerset Park.

Every year we honor exemplary individuals who are leaders in New Jersey's civic and corporate communities for their dedication and commitment to improving the economic and social fabric of like in our state. Both Sharon and Alfred have gone above and beyond the call of duty, and made significant contributions toward the improvement of the City of Newark, the State of New Jersey, and beyond.  

We are also bringing back the "people's choice" awards for citizen leadership. And the race is on, as we have 17 outstanding citizen leaders who are candidates for this years Citizen Leadership Award. Hundreds of people have cast their vote, the polls are open until April 21st, Vote Here

A special thank you to our Gala sponsors SPJ Properties, Prudential, and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, Merrill Lynch, Monmouth University, LIUNA, and PSE&G.