Greater Pascack Valley Woman's Club

NJSFWC logoMember of the New Jersey State Federation of Woman's Clubs (NJSFWC) Palisades District

GFWC logo
Member of the General Federation of Woman's Clubs (GFWC)

PO Box 3, Park Ridge, NJ 07656
Facebook: Greater Pascack Valley Woman’s Club
Established 1989
Federated 1990


2022-2024 CLUB OFFICERS:
Presidents: Merci Norwood and Linda Ramagnano
First Vice President, Membership: Carolyn Delafrange
Second Vice Presidents, Ways and Means: Elaine Mooney and Elaine O’Brien
Secretary: Geralyn Cargulia
Treasurer: Mary Lynn Mazzarella
Federation Secretary: Hilda Woodson

A diverse group of women interested in intellectual and cultural pursuits who have joined together to be a force for good in our community. Our members maintain a program of community involvement and philanthropy while sharing their knowledge and talents.  Our members are women of all ages from the Pascack Valley area and surrounding towns.

We serve our communities through an organized effort, while meeting new friends, developing new skills, and having fun. Our members’ interests are varied and range from fund-raising, arts and crafts, education, scholarship committee, home life, social services, international outreach, public affairs, legislation, conservation and the arts. We have picnics, dinners, theater outings and many other great activities.

Our interests and support include:

  • The Emmanuel Cancer Foundation – our Federation Special State Project
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Tri-Boro Food Pantry
  • Prevention of Child Abuse
  • Scholarships for High School Seniors
  • Tri-Boro Financial Aid
  • Babysitting Clinic
  • First Aid/CPR Training

Large and small events are held throughout the year to raise funds for donation to local charities.  Recent events have included a fashion show, military bridge, and an afternoon tea. Since the GPVWC is a tax-exempt charitable and educational organization, all Club dues and contributions are tax deductible.

The following areas of community service are supported by the Club, and help members utilize their talents and explore areas of interest, prompting personal growth through service to others.

  • Arts and Culture
  • Arts Performing
  • Conservation
  • Education and Libraries
  • Home Life
  • International Outreach
  • Public Issues/ Legislation

Members are encouraged to assist the club by volunteering in any of the following capacities:

  • Communications
  • Club Photographer
  • Holiday Party and Year-End Social
  • Hospitality
  • Newsletter
  • Programs
  • Scholarships
  • Sunshine
  • Telephone
  • Website
  • Yearbook

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS:  2nd Monday of the month (September through June) 7 PM
Park Ridge Community Center – 55 Park Avenue, Park Ridge, NJ

BECOMING A MEMBER: Contact any club member or our Membership Chair Carolyn Delafrange  at (201) 819-1000 and arrange to attend a meeting. Emails are always welcome.