Wood-Ridge, NJ – Greater Bergen Community Action, Inc. (GBCA), the federally-designated anti-poverty agency of Bergen County, which in recent years expanded to provide services in the cities of Paterson, Jersey City and Passaic, will hold its annual gala on Thursday, October 10th, 2019 at The Fiesta in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey from 6pm to 9pm.
At this year’s Gala, GBCA will celebrate over a half-century of work towards positively impacting lives through programs and services that address the needs of the communities it serves. Proceeds from the event will benefit its programs and services, such as the Lois A. Braithwaite Scholarship Fund, which awards scholarships to deserving youths in the communities it serves, and will help the agency continue to serve the underserved.
Major sponsors of GBCA’s 2019 Gala include:
New Brunswick Development Corporation (DEVCO)
Pearlman and Miranda LLC
Additionally, guests of the event can look forward to the honoring of eight Leaders in Building Stronger Communities, as well as a tricky tray featuring baskets that will include valuable donations from local supporters, such as the New York Giants and Brooklyn Nets.
Greater Bergen Community Action’s 2019 Gala is open to the public. To purchase tickets, ads, and sponsorships, please go to www.GreaterBergen.org/Gala2019.
ABOUT GREATER BERGEN COMMUNITY ACTION
Greater Bergen Community Action (GBCA) is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit Community Action Agency. Established in 1967, Greater Bergen is part of a nationwide network of poverty-fighting enterprises which were established as part of the nation’s effort to address the intractable and persistent problem of poverty in America. For more information about GBCA, go to www.GreaterBergen.org.