Woman’s Club of Parsippany-Troy Hills
The Woman’s Club of Parsippany-Troy Hills (New Jersey) knows how to have fun and promote a good cause at the same time. Every year, the club hosts the Annual Tee Off for Education Golf Classic and Luncheon Social, which raises money for educational projects, including scholarships for high school seniors and for a woman from Jersey Battered Women’s Services who is returning to school.
The club’s 39 members actively supported the 2014-2016 New Jersey Special State Project, which was the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The club helps to create awareness of mental illness and has raised money for various mental health programs.
Recently, the club hosted its first spelling bee. The three winners moved on to the regional spelling bee and two competed in the GFWC New Jersey championship.
At every club meeting, members bring non-perishable food items and household supplies to donate to the local food bank.
“I am so very proud to be president of the Woman’s Club of Parsippany Troy Hills. This stems from working with a super group of talented woman, giving so much of themselves in helping others,” said Marilyn Marion, the club’s president.
Founded in 1954, the club plays an important role in improving the community. Learn more about the Woman’s Club of Parsippany-Troy Hills by visiting www.parsippanywomansclub.org. To find a club in your area, click here.
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