TRENTON, N.J., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW (www.mww.com), one of the top five independent public relations firms, announced today that Lori Price Abrams, vice president of government relations, has been elected to serve on the board of trustees of the Center for Non-Profits. The Center is the statewide association for non-profits in New Jersey, promoting policies and partnerships to help organizations achieve their missions more effectively. As a board member, Price Abrams will lend her expertise in public policy and advocacy to help strengthen and support the non-profit sector in New Jersey. In addition, her work will help to enhance the visibility and brand identity of the Center for Non-Profits as the premier resource for non-profits throughout the state.
Price Abrams is based in MWW's Trenton office where her work includes government relations, public affairs, media relations and grassroots/grasstops coalition-building and organizing. She is a registered lobbyist with nearly twenty years of experience in public policy, government and community relations, and helps to facilitate political and public engagement for her clients in Trenton and nationally. Price Abrams is formerly a practicing attorney and professional within the non-profit sector. In her off hours, she continues to engage in hands-on activities focused on the planning and mobilization of social justice and environmental initiatives for her community.
"We're very proud of Lori, both for her selfless support and advocacy of the state's non-profits and for her board appointment with the Center for Non-Profits, an organization that does so much good within our state," said Steven Some, senior vice president, MWW. "Lori's passion and commitment reflects MWW's 'Matter More' philosophy of giving back to the communities where we do business. We're confident that her passion and expertise will be a great asset to the Center as it furthers its mission to advocate for vulnerable populations and serve as the premier resource for New Jersey non-profits."
Since its founding over 30 years ago, the Center remains New Jersey's only umbrella organization for all charities in the state. Through advocacy, legal and management assistance and cost-saving programs, the Center strengthens non-profits with knowledge and tools so they can pursue their missions more effectively. Members get expert advice on improving the performance of all aspects of their organization and lend their voice to effect legislative change. All types of non-profits, from start-up to mature organizations, benefit from the Center's services.
"The Center is a tremendous resource to non-profits of all levels of size and scale throughout the State. I'm proud to support this great organization that advocates those that do tremendous good within New Jersey," said Price Abrams. "My identity remains deeply tied to the mission-driven qualities of the non-profit sector, and I hope to bring the Center fresh audiences and influencers in order to amplify its impact and be further recognized for its leadership, impact and breadth of services."
About the Center for Non-Profits
Founded in 1982, the Center for Non-Profits is a charitable umbrella organization serving New Jersey's non-profit community. The Center's mission is to build the power of New Jersey's non-profit community by serving as the premier voice and comprehensive resource for and about our sector. Through public education, legal and management assistance, publications, workshops, and member services, the Center strengthens non-profits, individually and collectively, in order to improve the quality of life for the people of our state. For more information, visit the Center's Web site, www.njnonprofits.org, or call (732) 227-0800.
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