Impact Stories

In Nov. 2021 after ten years of our evolving mission and impact, we changed our name to Gathering Ground. You may still find reference to our old name Creative New Jersey in posts created prior to Nov. 2021.

Stability for a New Future

Icons for social service, education, partnership

Statewide connections are forged through an exchange of knowledge and experience when Newark’s burgeoning F.O.R.T.E House gets connected with Camden’s powerhouse nonprofit Hopeworks for advice on opening up a residential home for clients who are reentering their community and pursuing advanced degrees after experiencing incarceration. 

Categories

“Phenomenal 2 days that allowed us to really see the greatness here in our city. For too long we have remained in our specific areas struggling independently, it’s time to align and support each other’s work.”

– Darren Freedom Green (Trenton)

Skip to content