Resources for Women in New Jersey

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Calling All Mamas

April 19th, 2012 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

“What Every Mama Needs To Know About Cord Blood Banking.” 

Friday, May 11, 2012
11 A.M. – Noon (Eastern)
Webinar with Lisa Valastro – wife of “The Cake Boss”
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Lisa Valastro, wife of America’s favorite TV baker and star of the hit TLC show “Cake Boss,” is a mother of four and has one piece of advice for expectant moms: save your babies’ cord blood!

Find out more when Lisa hosts a pre-Mother’s Day webinar called “What Every Mama Needs To Know About Cord Blood Banking.” You won’t want to miss this informative conversation with cord blood experts.

Find out why she and Buddy saved their children’s cord blood, what company they selected, criteria you need to consider and lots more about the value of these stem cells that will help you make an informed decision.

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“What’s Green Got To Do With It?”

April 10th, 2012 - Posting by webmaster in Events Latest News

The Women’s Institute Presents: “What’s Green Got To Do With It?”

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Moses Family Meeting and Training Center, Technology Education Center (TEC 128 E and F)
Bergen Community College, 400 Paramus Rd, Paramus, NJ (Please park in Lot B. (Enter Parking Lot B and proceed past 2 stop signs. The building will be on your left)

Keynote Speaker:
Deirdre Imus

Deirdre Imus, Founder of the site devoted to environmental health,, is President and Founder of The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center™ at Hackensack University Medical Center and Co-founder/Co-director of the Imus Cattle Ranch for Kids with Cancer. She is a New York Times best-selling author and a frequent contributor to, Fox Business Channel.

12:30 to 1:00 p.m. – Registration

1:00 to 1:30 p.m. – Networking/Tea Refreshments

1:30 to 2:15 p.m. – Deirdre Imus

2:15 to 2:30 p.m. – Q & A

2:30 to 3:00 p.m. – Book Signing

To register, please call the School of Continuing Education at (201) 447-7488 or register online at

For additional information, please contact: Andrea Schaffel (201) 493-8975 or