Willow Grove Church serves our neighbors near and far who are suffering from homelessness and hunger by working through the following organizations:
Family Promise Union County enables families experiencing homelessness to take the necessary steps toward lasting independence. Willow Grove normally hosts families four weeks a year in our building. Please contact the church office to make a donation.
Refugee Assistance Partners (RAP)
Interfaith Community Group based in Scotch Plains
and Fanwood, New Jersey
Helping resettle & support refugee families in our area
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Heifer International empowers families to turn hunger and poverty into hope and prosperity by bringing sustainable agriculture and commerce to areas with a long history of poverty. Their animals provide partners with both food and reliable income.
Meets at Willow Grove on Thursdays, 8pm
Portuguese School of Clark
Nonprofit organization that teaches Portuguese language and culture. Meets at the Willow Grove on Saturday morning. Classes offered from 1st grade through 6th grade, ages between 6 to 14 years. Certified by Camões, Institute for Cooperation and Language, Portugal-Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Our teachers have a lot of experience in the fields and we follow the appropriate curriculum for the different learning levels. Our main objective is to motivate our children to learn Portuguese in a healthy and safe environment and that they have knowledge of the language and background of their ancestors. We are proud to be one of the largest schools that teaches Portuguese in NJ.
Chinese American Music Ensemble (CAME)
Formed in 1994 under the umbrella of the Chinese American Cultural Association (CACA). CAME consists of a children's chorus and an adult chorus, Nancy Chao and Shuang Guo are the respective conductors. Our members are passionate about choral music. We aim to bring songs of diverse culture and genres to the general public through performances in libraries, senior citizen centers, malls, churches and concerts.
Prior to the pandemic, we held rehearsals at the Willow Grove Presbyterian Church. At the current time, we hold biweekly virtual rehearsals on Saturdays.