Weekly Update for Week of 10/26/15

October 26, 2015


Driving Without Fear Lobby Day / Conduciendo Sin Miedo Dia en Congreso


Monday, November 9th, in Trenton / lunes 9 de noviembre en Trenton

With elections right around the corner, we are preparing to be in Trenton when legislators return to the State House for the Lame Duck Session. We will hold a press conference at 11 am and then enter the chambers to educate legislators and ask for their vote in favor of the driver's license bill (A4425/S2925). Register online to join us.

Tan cercanas a la fecha de las elecciones, estamos preparando para estar en Trenton cuando legisladores regresan al congreso para la sesión final. Vamos a tener una conferencia de prensa a las 11 am y después entrar el congreso para educar a los legisladores y pedir sus votos en favor del proyecto de licencias de conducir (A4425/S2925)Registrese en linea.


Driving Without Fear Rally and Committee Hearing /Concentracion 'Conduciendo Sin Miedo' y Audiencia del Comite

Monday, November 16th, in Trenton / lunes 16 de noviembre en Trenton

After more than a year of working to pass legislation in favor of driver's licenses, we are ready to go to the State House to ask for a vote in the legislature. Join us while we travel to Trenton to be present for an Assembly Committee Hearing on A4425. We will have a rally in the morning, then enter the chambers to testify at the hearing to ensure that they know the importance of this bill to our families, while asking that legislators vote it out of committee the same day. You can plan on a full day commitment and we will travel by River Line together. We are still planning the day and, depending on the political environment, details could change. Therefore, it is important that you register to receive the most current information. Download the flier.

Después de más de un año de trabajo para pasar legislación en favor de licencias de conducir, estamos listos para ir a la Casa del Estado para pedir una votación en la legislatura. Únete con nosotros mientras viajamos a Trenton para estar presente para la audiencia del comite en la asamblea en el propuesto A4425. Tendremos una manifestación por la mañana, después entraremos las cámaras para dar testigo durante la audiencia para asegurar que sepan la importancia de este proyecto de ley a nuestras familias, mientras pedimos una votacion en el comite. Puedes planear en un día completo de compromiso y viajaremos por River Line juntos. Todavía estamos planeando y, depende en el ambiente político, detalles podrían cambiar. Entonces, es importante que registras para recibir la información más actual. Descarge el volante.

CCOP Quarterly City-wide Meeting / CCOP Reunion Trimestral de Toda la Ciudad


Tuesday, November 17th, 6:30 pm / martes 17 de noviembre, 6:30 pm

We invite clergy and lay leaders from our member and exploring congregations to fellowship with one another while sharing progress and making decisions regarding our united efforts. It's never too early to start making announcements, inviting your LOC members or making child care arrangements. Please RSVP at or 856-966-8869.

Invitamos a clero y lideres laicos, de nuestras congregaciones que son miembros o explorando, para tener companerismo uno con otro mientras compartir progreso y hacer decisiones en referencia a nuestros esfuerzos unidos. Nunca es demasiado temprano para empezar haciendo anuncios, invitando a sus miembros de su comite local, o hacer los preparativos para cuidarse los ninos. Por favor, avisarnos de sus miembros de su comite local, o hacer los prepartivos para cuidarse los ninos. Por favor, avisarnos de su asistencia en o 856-966-8869.

Need a Job?

In an effort to reduce poverty and unemployment in the city of Camden, our Contract for Camden seeks to create jobs for Camden residents, connect residents to existing employment opportunities and remove barriers to work. The following opportunities have been shared with CCOP and we ask that you help us get the word out to your congregations. 

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University


Simulated Patient

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) is one of country’s newest medical schools. We use many innovative teaching methodologies as we educate our students to become the physicians of tomorrow. One of the teaching methodologies that we utilize is simulation.  We utilize people who pretend to be patients in order to teach our students how to interview and physically examine patients, as well as how to communicate and create a strong doctor-patient relationships. These pretend patients are called Simulated Patients. We are looking for a diverse group of people that represent the Camden population interested in doing this interesting, educational and rewarding work. The work is part-time, project based and paid. There is no medical testing, medications, needles or invasive physical exams involved at all. Pay is fairly competitive ($15 - $20 per hour) and hours are "as available." Intersted applicants should contact Brad Wrenn at


Temple Emanuel

Maintenance and Cleaning Staff

Looking for someone who is an excellent maintenance and/or cleaning staff. Starting pay is $10/hr. Everyone must submit an application and go through a background check because there is a school on site. Intereseted applicants should contact Russ at 856-489-0029 x128 and name Jack Sattin as the referring party. 


Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers

Multiple Job Openings

Our partners at the Camden Coalition are on the cutting edge of healthcare innovation and looking for an RN Clinical Manager, Community Health Worker, Staff Accountant, and Database Assistant - among other things. Check out their job listings on the Coalition's website.


2770 Federal St, Camden, NJ 08105 ~ 856-966-8869 ~

CCOP is a non-partisan organization that does not endorse or oppose candidates. CCOP is an affiliate of the PICO National Network.