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Welcome to the Van Vorst Park Association, Jersey City’s first neighborhood association.

The VVPA has been bringing neighbors together since 1975. Through social outreach, monthly meetings and charitable events, we endeavor to create a strong vibrant community.

  • Join Us!

    We meet the third Tuesday of the month.

    Next Meeting: Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

    (Note: There will be no regular meeting in December; instead, join us at our annual Holiday Party on Saturday, 12/10!)

    Time: 7:00pm

    location: The Barrow Mansion, 83 Wayne Street

Latest News

  • holiday-party
    07 Dec 2016

    VVPA/DCNA Annual Holiday Party!!

    Join us this Saturday at the DCNA Annual Holiday Party!! WHEN: Saturday December 10th WHERE: The Barrow Mansion, 83 Wayne Street TIME: 7-11 pm ATTIRE: Holiday Festive! ENTRANCE FEE: FREE! We’ve got the food, beverages & music~ All

  • neighborhood-improvement
    18 Nov 2016

    Ten Things You Can Do to Improve Your Neighborhood

    As discussed at our last monthly meeting, many of us are looking for ways to become more involved in our community and to make a difference in our neighborhoods.  Councilman Michael Yun has come up with a simple list of ten ways we can all

  • meeting-min-md
    18 Nov 2016

    November 2016 Monthly Meeting Minutes

    Meeting Minutes – November 15th, 2016 7:35pm – Call to Order – President Oona Moore Call to action – decide as a community how we want to be. Take small actions to stay informed and improve your community.   Reach out to other


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