The General Meetings of the Marlton Woman's Club for March and April were cancelled due to the outbreak from the Coronavirus and mandated stay-at-home orders from state and national lawmakers.
The May General Meeting will be held on Monday, May 18 and be held via Zoom videoconference. For more information contact Communications Chair Jan Martin at email@example.com.
(The May meeting is held on the 3rd Monday due to the Memorial Day holiday).
The world is grappling with a public health issue of enormous scale, and our hearts go out to all who have been affected by the outbreak of COVID-19. The Marlton Club remains committed to the health and safety of its members and observing the national guidelines for physical distancing mandated by health officials.
Here are several sites of information for coronavirus:
www.cdc.gov (Center for Disease Control)
www.who.org (World Health Organization)
www.nj.gov (State of New Jersey)
NJSFWC Women's Clubs:
Public Issues Day for the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs on Monday, March 30 was cancelled.
For information contact NJSFWC State Public Issues Chair Lisa Levin at firstname.lastname@example.org or (856) 577-6936 cell/text.
Watch this space for information about the scholarship winner(s) for the 2020 Joanne Lotierzo Memorial Scholarship, awarded to a senior female student at Cherokee or BCIT who shows outstanding leadership and civic involvement.
Our Education Committee will announce the scholarship winner(s) in conjunction with the Awards Night at Cherokee High School. The amount of the scholarship is determined annually based on the number of applicants and the amount raised through the club's various fundraisers.
If you are interested in learning more about the Marlton Woman's Club, we'd love to hear from you! Unfortunately our April Open House was cancelled due to the national directive to shelter in place.
We are actively developing programming for the summer and fall, and working with local charities who are on the front lines of this national and global health crisis.
Please email Membership Chair Irene Hartman at email@example.com.
Recognizing that their states have one integrated regional economy, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf, Delaware Governor John Carney, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo and Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker have developed a new multi-state council to restore the economy and get people back to work. As it is appropriate.
This announcement builds on these states' ongoing regional approach to combatting the COVID-19 pandemic. The Council will include one health expert, one economic development expert and respective chiefs of staff from each state.