A COMMUNITY FOR FAMILIES AND YOUTH ... PROVIDING SHELTER FROM THE STORM
I Are you a social worker helping pregnant teens with nowhere to go? Do you know of new mothers who need baby-sitting services so they can learn new skills? Are you trying to get your cases to kick a drug habit?
Whether you are on staff at a hospital, work for child services or welfare, or are a social worker looking for more information, contact Isaiah House...we are here to help. We offer a variety of residential and community programs designed to meet the needs of our Essex County community. Our mission is to assist homeless families and individuals throughout Essex County by providing shelter and support services which enable them to become fully functional. We are a community for families and youth--providing shelter from the storm..
Isaiah House would like to send a special THANK YOU to the following donors for their selfless acts of kindness on Giving Tuesday!!
Thanks to their efforts $675.00 was raised to help the homeless children and families of Isaiah House!
We would also like to thank Tuwisha Rogers for her donation of a 6ft Christmas Tree with beautiful decorations, pocketbooks and other wonderful items for the residents.
Thanks to the generosity of The 320 South Harrison Street Tenant's Association, Isaiah House will be able to prepare a hearty Christmas meal for the residents both Christmas Morning and Evening! Their donation of Shop Rite gift cards is much appreciated.
Just because Giving Tuesday is over, don't let that stop you from donating to Isaiah House. We accept donations at any time of the year.
You can give now by going to and clicking the big red button at the top right of the page that says DONATE.
We're really depending on you. Happy Holiday's!
MAKEOVERS BY CARMA
The Carma Foundation is a non-profit organization founded by Singer, Song Writer, Author, Director and Humanitarian, Melky Jean aka Melky Sadeck, sister of of Fugees founder Wyclef Jean. The mission of Carma is to measurably improve the health of poor and vulnerable women and children in the Caribbean and Inner Cities of the United States through Action, Dialogue and Change.
Mothers of the Isaiah House Community Creche Program have been selected to received and participate in one of Carma's sponsored events!! A MAKEOVER!! The Carma Glam Squad will be here at Isaiah House on December 11, 2014 to give these selected mothers a makeover that includes hair, make-up, clothing, photos, food and a runway show of their new looks!! Melky Jean will also be here to see the final looks of the mothers!! We are so excited for this event and can't wait to see all the moms and their transformations!
To learn more about The Carma Foundation and see all the positive work they are doing in the community,click here
HOLIDAY PARTY TIME
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THANK YOU WALGREENS!!!!
On November 3, 2014, Walgreens located at 508 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd. in East Orange came to Isaiah House! Thanks to the outreach efforts of our nurse, Valeska Cromwell, RN and the generosity of Walgreens employees Monica Spencer and Ibram Atalia, Walgreens provided on-site flu vaccines to the residents and staff of Isaiah House. This is what community cohesiveness is all about. Thank you so much to Walgreens and Nurse V for making this happen!!
EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH!!
CONGRATS Mr. Sammie!!!