LALDEF Volunteer Ed Fenwick Awarded 2021 New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award for Volunteerism

Out of hundreds of nominations, Latin American Legal Defense and Education (LALDEF) volunteer Ed Fenwick has been selected as the one individual identified to receive a Medal for the 2021 New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Awards, in recognition of his outstanding volunteer work at LALDEF and Solidaridad Central New Jersey.

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LALDEF Announces New Executive Director

LALDEF is pleased to announce that Cecilia Jiménez-Weeast is taking the helm at LALDEF as its permanent Executive Director. Lorraine Goodman, previously LALDEF's Interim Executive Director, will stay on as Associate Director in charge of Development and Communications.

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LALDEF Announces Funding to Support Community Outreach, Expanded Access to COVID-19 Testing and Vaccines

The Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund (LALDEF) is teaming with Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton and Trenton Health Team to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines, testing and information for Trenton communities hardest hit by the pandemic, with support from the New Jersey Department of Health ELC grant program.

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