Our newest client takes another step toward independence.

AH, from Yemen, who had been living with a family in Caldwell, NJ since October 2015, has been working hard to be able to rent his own apartment, which he has succeeded in moving into as of May 1.  He completed an exam with extremely high marks in his field of interest. Congratulations are due to this capable young man!

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 During the 2015 year, the Bergen County Sanctuary Committee changed its name to the Northern New Jersey Sanctuary Coalition. We remain a 501c(3) charitable organization for which all donations are tax free. Our mission remains the same. Our Clients This past October, a family in Caldwell, NJ, generously opened their home to our newest client, […] Continue reading →

Mission Statement

 The purpose of the Northern New Jersey Sanctuary Coalition is to serve as a sponsor for people who have applied for political asylum and been released from federal detention, and for selected other asylum seekers. Among the services the Committee provides are housing, medical care, financial support, educational opportunities, language instruction, transportation, recreational opportunities, and liaison […] Continue reading →