On August 29th, EWNJ members had the unique opportunity to attend a private screening of the women-led film, “Equity” with Executive Producer Candy Straight. After the film, Candy Straight, Executive Producer and former investment banker, hosted a Q & A segment for the attendees and members of the media. For those of you who missed the private screening, the film is in theaters nationwide.
On June 10th, 2016, Project Re-Direct held their annual Excellence in Business and Community Service Awards Gala, where the organization celebrated their 20th anniversary of service to the Newark community. In conjunction with the anniversary celebration, the organization announced the launch of a STEM initiative, which occurred on August 2nd, 2016.