ESSEX COUNTY CHAPTER
P.O. Box 446
Orange, NJ 07051
jonjessex@gmail.com

The Jamaica Organization of New Jersey (JON-J), a 501(C)3 nonprofit organization, was founded in 1998 with the dual purpose of building and strengthening ties among people of Jamaican heritage in communities across New Jersey and to serve as a resource to give back to our homeland.

EXECUTIVE BOARD

  • Elaine Matthews, President

  • Ferdinand Bright, Vice President

  • Shaneka Banks, Treasurer

  • Tamalois Axt, General Secretary

  • Sandra Mordecai, Public Relations Officer

  • Samuel Cherrington, Board Member

  • Yvette Warren-Hayes, Board Member

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Elaine Matthews - President

UPCOMING EVENTS

Projects 2020

 Supporting Our Community During 2020 (COVID-19)

  • Grocery Relief Effort
  • Food Bank Donation
  •  Luncheon for Essential Workers
    1. East Orange EMS (co-sponsored with Sunsplash Restaurant, Orange, NJ)
    2. Irvington Police Department (co-sponsored with Golden Krust Restaurant, Orange, NJ)
    3. Orange Police Department (co-sponsored with Pit Stop Restaurant, Orange, NJ)

                                              

Past Accomplishments & events

THIS CONTENT TO BE UPDATED
One of our first project in Jamaica was supporting the  Waltham Early Childhood School, we provide lighting for classrooms, school supplies and repaired water tank which was well needed.
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Contact Us

we would like to hear from you

Jamaica Organization of New Jersey
PO Box 446
Orange, New Jersey 07051
Tel. (848) 228-2976
Email jamaicaorg.nj@gmail.com