Program & Community Events


Spring Happy Hour & Networking Event

Redd’s Biergarten / Newark

Wednesday, may 1st /  6:30pM-8:30PM

Join us for an evening of fun with NJ LEEP Board Members and Volunteers!

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Debate Bootcamp

570 Broad Street / Newark

monday, may 6th & tuesday, may 7TH /  4pM-6PM

Join us as a volunteer to help our high school students prepare for the third debate of the year. Volunteers will work with small groups of students to answer questions about the cases, help them develop their oral arguments, and to practice their oral argument.

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Resume Workshop & Conversation Practice with NJ LEEP Freshmen

570 Broad Street / Newark

wednesday, may 8th & thursday, may 9TH /  4pM-6PM

Our freshmen will be spending the summer at four different week-on-the-job experiences at corporations throughout NJ and NYC. We’re looking for volunteers to help students create their very first resume and practice having conversations with professionals. Volunteers will be given a brief training and sample materials to use.

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Debate Coaching

570 Broad Street / Newark

monday, may 13th & tuesday, may 14TH /  4pM-6PM

Join us as a volunteer to help our high school students prepare for their third debate of the year. Volunteers will work with 4-6 students to help them practice their oral argument.

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Constitutional Law Debate

Seton Hall Law School / Newark

saturday, may 18th / 10am-2pm

Join us as a volunteer attorney judge or guest at our second debate! Judges will sit on a panel and help decide the winners of the debate. 10am-12pm is the first round of the debate, followed by lunch at 12pm. The finals will be judged by a VIP panel and will be from 12:30-2pm. If you sign up as a judge, you will be judging the morning portion of the debate, and are welcome to stay for lunch and the final round.

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Take a Tour

Want to learn more about our students? Take a tour of our programming! Contact Claire Dragon at cdragon@njleep.org or 973-297-1555, ext. 208 for more details and to set up a tour.
 


Fall Harvest Celebration - November 19, 2018

Check out the photos!

We celebrated our annual Fall Harvest with more than 500 students, alumni, parents, volunteers, board members, and community partners. Community Service Awards were presented to the Avila and Clement families, as well as long-time Attorney Mentors Valerie Weiss and Jeff Key. All funds raised from this event support our Family Engagement Program, led by our Dean of Student and Family Affairs. The Dean, along with our entire programming team, work throughout the year to build strong relationships with our students and their families.

Thank you to our sponsors!

$5,000
PANASONIC CORPORATION OF NORTH AMERICA
PSEG

$2,500
GENOVA BURNS LLC
PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL, INC.
WONG FLEMING

$1,000
BERGER ORGANIZATION
BLISS LAWYERS
INGLESINO, WEBSTER, WYCISKALA & TAYLOR, LLC
LECLAIRRYAN
MANDELBAUM SALSBURG P.C.
MCCUSKER ANSELMI ROSEN CARVELLI, PC
MCELROY, DEUTSCH, MULVANEY & CARPENTER, LLP
SAUL EWING ARNSTEIN & LEHR LLP
JANET & DANIEL SCHIFF
SILLS CUMMIS & GROSS P.C.
TOWER LEGAL SOLUTIONS