WomenRising's Annual Celebration of Service Gala

October 17th, 2018 | Liberty House, Jersey City, NJ


WomenRising’s annual Celebration of Service Gala is one of the most important events of the year. The gala provides an opportunity for the many friends and colleagues of WomenRising to show support for the organization’s mission of assisting women and families to become self-sustaining.

WomenRising honors individuals who have contributed greatly to Hudson County and have advocated for the importance of the services WomenRising provides within the community. Proceeds from the event will support WomenRising’s goal of serving over 11,500 women and families throughout Hudson County this year.

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Cindy Nan Vogelman, Esq. and The Hoboken Girl Team


WomenRising will honor Cindy Nan Vogelman, Esq. and The Hoboken Girl Team at this year's gala! WomenRising will honor Cindy Nan Vogelman, Esq. with the Above and Beyond Award and the Hoboken Girl team with the Volunteer Service Award at the organization’s annual Celebration of Service Gala. 


Cindy Nan Vogelman, Esq.

The Above and Beyond Award honors individuals who exceed expectations in support of WomenRising’s mission and are passionate about empowering women within the community. Cindy Nan Vogelman, Esq., Partner, Chasan Lamparello Mallon & Cappuzzo, has been consistent in her commitment to WomenRising over a span of three decades. She has served as Treasurer, Vice-President, and President on the Board of Directors, playing a major role in governance and in promoting the overall sustainability of the organization. Cindy’s participation has been integral in addressing challenges and supporting the achievements of WomenRising. Having recently completed her term on the Board, Cindy continues her service as Chair of the Finance Committee. She has given generously of her time, talent and treasure to ensure that women and families are able to achieve self-sufficiency and live safe, productive and fulfilling lives.


The Hoboken Girl Team

The Volunteer Service Award honors a volunteer or group who advances WomenRising’s mission through their time and willingness to advocate for the organization. The Hoboken Girl Team uses their position within Hudson County to create meaningful change in the community by supporting WomenRising through numerous volunteer efforts as well as promoting and campaigning for the mission of the organization through their blog. The Hoboken Girl Team recognizes the importance of strengthening the community through its members, and is relentless in their efforts of giving back.