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West Orange Education Fund to Hold Special Needs Tricky Tray at Hanover Manor October 1


WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange Education Foundation (WOEF), in conjunction with the Betty Maddalena Foundation, will hold a Tricky Tray on Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Hanover Manor.

The fundraiser will provide support to the Special Education students in the West Orange School district., including  funds for the Betty Maddalena Life Skills Center at WOHS and the purchase of technology for Self Contained Special Education Classrooms.

The West Orange Public Schools district offers extensive special education programs to its students, ages 3-21, who have a wide range of disabilities. They include autism, developmental disabilities, specific learning disabilities, intellectual impairments, emotional and/or behavioral disabilities, speech and language disabilities, deaf-blind, visual disabilities, hearing impairments, orthopedic or physical impairments, other health impaired (including attention deficit disorder), multiple disabilities and traumatic brain injury. Depending on the students' individual needs, they may be included, mainstreamed, or placed in a special school, and/or may receive many specialized services in a resource room or self-contained classroom.

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Donations including gift cards, certificates and items are still being accepted.
For more information on the event please contact the Tricky Tray Committee at or "Like" their Facebook page at

Ticket Information:
Time: 7 pm-11 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Location: Hanover Manor, 16 Eagle Rock Ave., East Hanover
Cost: $40 per person
Tickets will be mailed to you for order placed before September 15, after the 15th you will have to check-in at the door.
All checks should be made payable to:
West Orange Education Foundation (WOEF)-Tricky Tray
and mailed to:
Isabel Novoa 60 Phyllis Road West Orange, NJ 07052

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