• Purchasing adequate school supplies continues to be a challenge for many families. MSCDURC hosts an Annual School Supplies Giveaway Drive. Families of school-aged children receive free school supplies, while supplies last. At the end of summer, prior to the start of the school year, over 1,500 students received free knapsacks, notebooks, pens and pencils. This… More

    Annual School Supplies Giveaway
  • The 1013 Chandler Avenue Project was the complete renovation of a multi-family apartment building in Linden NJ with a lot size of 8,002 sq ft.  Before the renovation was completed the property was a rundown and drug infested. After renovation it has become a model property of Chandler Avenue.

    The Chandler Avenue Project
  • MSCDURC annually  presents  its Annual School Supplies Giveaway Drive.  Families of school-aged children review free school supplies while supplies last.  At the end of summer, just before school starts, over 1,500 students received free knapsacks, notebooks, pens and pencils. MSCDURC has been in the community for over 40 years and each year we deliver a… More

    Annual School Supplies Giveaway
  • Morning Star Community Development Urban Renewal Corporation request your support in its annual Thanksgiving Food Basket Distribution for needy families. Last year MSCDURC was able to provide over 625 families with a full course Thanksgiving basket, filled with nutritious foods appropriate for the holiday. This year the goal is to provide for over 800 needy families. We are dedicated,… More

    Annual Thanksgiving Food Basket Distribution
  • Morning Star Community Development Urban Renewal Corporation  presents a Business Management Workshop: The Customer Service Perspective A 16 week workshop designed to coach you on every aspect of running a successful business.

    Business Management Workshop

Community Services

Chandler Ave Apartments-Linden, NJ

Community Relations Connects the community with agencies, programs, projects, activities and resources that empower social, economic, financial, educational, political and growth.       Thanksgiving Basket Giveaways Morning Star Community Development Urban Renewal … [Read More...]

Youth Initiatives

Morning Star Community Urban Development Corporation - Youth Services

The MSCDURC Youth Services initiative is an active and engaging youth service project for Linden, NJ youth.  Youth services is a year-round, voluntary program which engages young adults (ages 16-25) in full-time community service, training, and educational activities.  Guided by a staff who serves … [Read More...]

School Supplies Giveaway

Morning Star Community Urban Development Corporation - School Supplies Giveaway

Over the years we have distributed thousands of backpacks full of school supplies. Our children will start the school year with all they need to excel academically. This is a priority in our community. Any donations of school supplies or monetary gifts are appreciated by the children of Linden and … [Read More...]