UNION, NJ – Union’s 3rd Annual Women’s History Month Celebration, themed “A Celebration of Local She-Roes” is set for Monday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m, the Township has announced.

“We’re excited to be recognizing women that are breaking barriers, shattering glass ceilings and inspiring our community every day,” said Township of Union Mayor Suzette Cavadas.

The program will recognize “She-Roes” in business, the community, environmental action, and education, as well as one “She-roe” in training.  The event will also feature a keynote speech by Janet Davis, owner of Jade Jamaican Grill, and a workshop by Tara Marcus of Dillon Marcus Executive Retreats.

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Davis is known for being tapped to cater the 2016 Democratic National Convention and the 2017 International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York. She has made numerous appearances on NBC and FOX television, and has been featured in the Philadelphia Tribune and Catering Magazine.

Marcus is the creator of the highly acclaimed Unleashing Women program that encourages women to become more intentional about their career goals, their leadership style, and their lives. Her workshop as a part of the Township’s women’s history event focuses on the three things that stop women from taking on the “next big thing.”

The event will take place at Galloping Hill Caterers, 1085 Galloping Hill Road and will feature desserts and refreshments.  In lieu of an admission charge, the Township will be collecting donations for the YWCA Family Justice Center. A minimum donation of $5 is suggested. 

To RSVP to the event, please visit uniontownship.com. For additional information contact the Office of Public Information at 908-851-5096 or via email at publicinfo@uniontownship.com. For the most up to date information of Township of Union events, follow them on Facebook @twpunionnj or instagram #twpofunion.