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A Community Affair

A weekly show focusing on community issues that impact the residents of Gloucester County and South Jersey. Airs Mondays at 5:00 p.m
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A Community Affair
(Mar 12, 2012) Play Dowanload

With Saint Patrick's Day right around the corner, host EJ Campbell talked with Sean Pender, president of the New Jersey Ancient order of Hibernians. Pender explained how he got involved with the group as well as their values and goals. In addition, Pender discussed keeping the Irish culture in a positive light, detailing a conflict with popular clothing outlet Urban Outfitters.

A Community Affair
(Mar 05, 2012) Play Dowanload

Paul Deagle, the coordinator of the Delaware challenge of Operation Warm, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing new jackets to children in need. Operation Warm currently provides jackets to 33 states and has just donated it's one millionth jacket. Deagle spoke about the organization's history, what one can do to get involved, events and the next step for Operation Warm. For more information, log onto operationwarm.org.

A Community Affair
(Feb 27, 2012) Play Dowanload

State Senator Fred Madden joined host EJ Campbell to discuss Madden's position as Vice Chair on the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee. Madden outlined his position on the committee and initiatives they are working on including cardiac care. Also, state unemployment and local projects contributing to job growth in New Jersey. Finally, Senator Madden described the Vet to Vet Hotline and feedback from the project.

A Community Affair
(Feb 20, 2012) Play Dowanload

Director of the Gloucester County Freeholder Board, Bob Damminger joined host EJ Campbell to discuss the goings on in Gloucester County. Damminger discussed the balancing of the budget for this year as well as "doing more with less." He also mentioned his best aspects as a freeholder director. Finally, Damminger detailed the economic and educational developments in Gloucester County

A Community Affair
(Feb 13, 2012) Play Dowanload

Regina Williams of Parents Anonymous of New Jersey, a parent-lead non-profit organization, joined host EJ Campbell. Williams detailed her own personal story with the organization as well as how it was founded. In honor of February being National Parent Leadership Month, Williams described special events celebrating this month. For more information on volunteering or finding a meeting, log onto http://www.pa-of-nj.org/ or call 1-800-THE-KIDS.

A Community Affair
(Feb 06, 2012) Play Dowanload

Philadelphia broadcasting legend Dan Baker graduated from Glassboro State College in 1968 with a degree in teaching. In 1972 he joined the Philadelphia Phillies and served as on-field for 5 world series. He also announced events for the the Philadelphia Eagles, professional wrestling and stunt shows. Also a broadcaster, director and HOFer of big 5 Basketball, Rowan will honor Baker on February 10, 2012, with the Daniel E. Baker College of Communication Broadcasting Scholarship.

A Community Affair
(Jan 30, 2012) Play Dowanload

Mike DeNardo, Philadelphia Sports Writer's Association member joined host EJ Campbell to talk about the PSWA banquet. The banquet, which has been celebrated for over 100 years, honors both college and professional athletes. DeNardo mentioned his favorite memories from past banquets as well as guests who will be attending this year's banquet. The event is open to the public. Log onto pswadinner.com for more information.

A Community Affair
(Jan 23, 2012) Play Dowanload

WGLS-FM Public Affairs Director EJ Campbell sat down with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Camden and Gloucester County CEO Rob Jakubowski and Case Manager Kristyn Kuzinar to discuss the organization. Jakubowski discussed the history of BBBS and his involvement. Kuzinar talked about the relationships that form between "bigs," or mentors, and "littles," or children.

A Community Affair
(Jan 02, 2012) Play Dowanload

Barbra Pachter, author of "The Power of Positive Confrontation: The Skills You Need to Know to Handle Conflicts at Work, Home And In Life" joined host EJ Campbell. Pachter discussed tips on how to effectively confront others in a polite and powerful manner. She also detailed a method of confrontation: the WAC'em approach. In addition to verbal details, Pachter also gave tips on how to behave physically when making an argument.

A Community Affair
(Dec 12, 2011) Play Dowanload

Retired U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal and head of Gloucester County's Toys For Tots program, Bill Harkins joined host EJ Campbell this week. Harkins discussed the history behind Toys for Tots, the work that the Gloucester County branch does and ways people can volunteer. More information can be found at http://wenonah-nj.toysfortots.org or by calling 856-224-8062.

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