BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Two seniors at Gov. Livingston High School, Claudia and Juliana Manieri, co-founded The Prominence Project, a 501c3 non-profit and are members of the Prominence Project's Executive Board. Through the initiative, they have assisted the sick, homeless and most recently partnered with the NJ Re-entry program to aid those incarcerated as they prepare to re-enter society.

This Fall, Claudia and Juliana set out on a mission to collect clothing and toiletries for those trying to rebuild their lives after being incarcerated. They kicked off a Fall giving campaign and on November 26th, personally delivered a truck full of coats, suits, ties and personal hygiene goods, all donated by members of the Berkeley Heights and surrounding communities, to the Hackensack, NJ branch of the New Jersey Re-entry Program. The Prominence Project’s mission is to LIFT: Lead with compassion. Inspire hope. Fuel kindness and respect. Transform humanity.  

With the help of their community, that mission became a reality. “We would like to sincerely thank all those who generously donated items to our Fall giving campaign. The Re-entry center and their clients were amazed by the amount of clothing donated. Your kindness has helped others rebuild and reimagine their lives!”  Claudia and Juliana Manieri.  

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“The response was so great that the Hackensack re-entry center is now in need of a bookcase or shelving unit to store the clothing, so we will be working to source unit to hold the clothes,” said Claudia and Juliana.

They look forward to continuing their work to inspire hope and make all members of society feel a sense of prominence. 

Below is a New Year message from The Prominence Project Team. 

December 31, 2019

A New Year Message from The Prominence Project Team:

A new year, a new day and a new decade begins tomorrow. Have no doubt in your mind that the trials or tribulations you may face today are but a temporary moment in time, and tomorrow today will be history. You are a warrior. You will overcome. You will grow. You will prosper. And you have the power to attract all that is positive and good in this life. 

As Albert Einstein describes: “Everything is energy and that’s all there is to it. Match the frequency of the energy you want and you cannot help but get that reality. It can be no other way. This is not philosophy. This is physics.”

You matter and you are loved. Hold firm in believing in yourself and know you can and WILL achieve greatness in this life. Relentlessly pursue your goals, stay positive, attract positive, have faith and know you and only YOU control your future. And what a wonderful future it will be. Use your superpowers and talents for good and go achieve your greatness.

Let go and make your great life your reality!  Cheers to an amazing year and decade ahead.

Much love and respect, 

The Prominence Project Team

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