End Hunger and Homelessness in Mercer County N.J.
The Common Good Initiative
The Trenton Social Impact Group is comprised of CEOs and Executive Directors of nonprofit organizations working together to improve the lives of those living in the Trenton area. These organizations have created a safety net of services to help all people in Mercer County, New Jersey. The organization believes everyone deserves to live with dignity. Our “Common Good Initiative” helps individuals in need of food and shelter. Our participating members connect people to resources—but our most important work connects people with people.
Child Care Connection provides the tools and education to give each child the very best start in life.
Since 1986, the Child Care Connection has been committed to a range of programs and services that meet the needs of today’s families. The agency, based in Trenton, New Jersey, has a dedicated staff of 30 professionals with extensive experience in the fields of education, early care, and health and behavioral sciences.
Annually, the Child Care Connection delivers over 1,200 training hours to parents, caregivers, and child care professionals. In 1995, the Early Childhood Institute for Professional Development was formed to offer a state-of-the-art educational program to individuals in the field. In the workplace, we deliver lunch-time seminars to help employees address work and family-related issues.
Our business services client list is composed of highly visible, well-managed organizations with high standards for quality services. Through funding from both the County of Mercer and State of New Jersey, we administer several enhanced care programs to improve the quality of child care and related programs at the local level.