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  • Thousands across New Jersey and millions across the country rallied for the end of gun violence on Saturday. Many students, inspired by the recent school shooting that killed 17 students and faculty at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Flor...

  • Saturday's "March For Our Lives" is expected to bring over a million people to Washington, D.C., to demand increased action on gun violence prevention and gun control. Marches will also take place across the nation, including Newark, where local g...

  • A reprint of the NJ.com Article by Marisa Iati “They’ve had enough of watching school shooting after school shooting pass by, they say, without anything changing. Angered by the bloodshed, hundreds of thousands of people are expected to d...

  • A reprint of the Atlantic Highlands Herald Article by Elizabeth Meyer  Newark, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy, Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. and State Senator Teresa Ruiz are joining a diverse group of New Jersey students, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense...

  • The Suburban News on WFP first anniversary gala. “Women for Progress (WFP) held it’s one-year anniversary gala at the Indian Trail Club in Franklin Lakes on January 27th. The organization, which was started in the aftermath of the 2016 el...

  • Michelle Von Plato sat down with Erin Chung to learn more about Erin and her role with Women for Progress. Erin Chung was selected as the Woman’s Report Woman of the Month for February 2018 and the interview is currently featured on their homep...

  • “Women for Progress held its annual gala at the Indian Trail Club in Franklin Lakes. Their mission is to bring awareness to issues including women’s health, gun violence prevention, environmental protection, human rights, and equality....

  • A reprint of the Huffington Post Article by Caroline Avakian It has been seven long months since the Women’s March moved millions to gather in their cities and local communities to protest what many felt was the sacrifice of the values and rights the...

  • Erin Chung, president and founder of Women for Progress, spoke to attendees, Photo Credit: Max Marcilla GLEN ROCK, N.J. – About 200 people gathered in Glen Rock for a candlelight vigil last night to show solidarity with victims of violence in Charlot...

  • Women for Progress and Glen Rock After the March hosted a candlelight vigil in solidarity with Charlottesville, Virginia on Aug. 15, 2017 on Rock Road in Glen Rock. Joshua Jongsma/NorthJersey.com GLEN ROCK — Demonstrators made it clear that hate has ...