Teaneck Organization / Association List

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Al-Anon Family Groups
www.northjerseyal-anon.org
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
Chadwick Rd., Teaneck
Meeting on third Tuesday 7:30 p.m.
See also Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous
www.nnjaa.org
General Information: 1-800-245-1377
Patrons may request printed schedules and other information
Meetings held at:

  1. Tuesday, 8:00 PM
    St. Anatasia Church, 1095 Teaneck Road
  2. Friday, 8:30 PM
    St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 118 Chadwick Road (at Grange Road)
  3. Saturday, 9:00 PM
    United Methodist Church, 368 Hickory St. and Degraw Ave., 2nd Floor

Ambulance Corps
See Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps

American Association of Retired Persons, Teaneck Chapter #3181 (A.A.R.P.)
Provides information and assistance to people who have, or are about to, retire.
Chapter meetings: 4th Monday of each month at American Legion Hall, American Legion Drive, Teaneck
Center at 1:00 p.m., except July, August and December
Contact: Ruth Cinotti (201-833-2588)

American Legion Post 128
650 American Legion Drive, Teaneck
201-836-3471

Asian Women's Christian Association
www.awcanj.org
9 Genesee Avenue, Teaneck
Contact: 201-862-1665

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Barbershop Quartet
See Teaneck Blue Chip Chorus

Baseball
See Recreation Dept., Richard Rodda Community Center
Teaneck Baseball Organization
Teaneck Southern Little League

Basketball
See Recreation Dept., Richard Rodda Community Center
Teaneck Youth Basketball

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
www.bergenphilharmonic.org
Orchestra of professional and semi-professional members presenting symphony performances. Started originally as Teaneck Symphony, the Orchestra is active in Bergen County for over 70 years
P. O. Box 174, Teaneck
Phone: 201-837-1980

Board of Education, Teaneck
www.teaneckschools.org
One Merrison Street, Teaneck
Departments can be reached at 201-833-5508

  1. Camp Kookooskoos
    201-833-5514
  2. Community Education Center, Teaneck
    Offers adult / continuing education opportunities
    Director: Karen Yucht (201-833-5514)
  3. School Age Child Care
    Before and after school programs for children of working parents attending Bryant School, Thomas Jefferson and Ben Franklin
    Coordinator: Joan Berkowitz (201-833-5514)
  4. Teaneck Council of Parents & Teachers (PTO)
    Parents, teachers, students, administrators, and others interested in uniting the forces of home, school and community on behalf of the children and youth enrolled in the school district

Bowery Program (Volunteer Food Services Program)
St. Anastasia Church
Contact Person: Steven Weisenbach (201-836-1711)

Box 54 Club
http://box54.org/
Fireground Rehabilitation
1231 Teaneck Road/P. O. Box 54
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Volunteers who provide support service to the Fire Department
Contact: Unit Chief (201-655-5401)

Bridge Club
See Garden State Bridge Club

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Camera Club, Teaneck
www.teaneckcameraclub.org
Meets every Tuesday from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., except during July and August at Richard Rodda Community Center. Ongoing registration. All ages.
Membership fee: $45 for adult, $65 for couples, $20 for High School students
See also Recreation Department, Teaneck

Camp Kookooskoos
See: Board of Education

Captain Schoonmakers' Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1429
650 American Legion Drive, Teaneck
Contact: Leonard Hennig (201-836-6824)

Cedar Lane Business District (CLSID)
www.cedarlane.net
201-907-0493

Chamber of Commerce, Teaneck
www.teaneckchamber.org
802 Cedar Lane
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201-801-0012

Cheerleading
see Teaneck Junior Football

Chorus
see Teaneck Blue Chip Chorus and Teaneck Community Chorus

Clergy Council, Teaneck
Temple Emeth
1666 Windsor Road, Teaneck
Contact: Rabbi Sirbu (201-833-1322)

Clinic of the New Jersey Institute for Training in Psychoanalysis
http://www.njinstitute.com/
Individualized therapy for adults / teens and children. Marriage and family
counseling, anxiety, phobias and other mental health needs are treated. Staff available 7 days a week. Psychotherapy provided for affordable fees. Also provides referral service for New Jersey Institute for Training in Psychoanalysis, which offers post-graduate training for psychotherapists. Both organizations are housed at the same address.
121 Cedar lane, Suite 3-A, Teaneck
201-836-1065

Community Education Center, Teaneck
See listing under Board of Education, Teaneck

Community Scholarship Fund of Teaneck
C.S.F. raises funds from several community sources and awards scholarship aid to Teaneck residents who are graduating from accredited public, private and parochial high schools
1008 Windsor Road, Teaneck
Chairperson: Carol Otis (201-836-1810)
Meets in October, January, June at the call of the chairperson

Crime Stoppers
See Teaneck Crime Stoppers

Cult Information Service, Inc.
P. O. Box 867, Teaneck
Contact Person: Conrad Berke (or colleague) (201-833-1212)

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Day-Away Adult Day Care
See listing under Holy Name Medical Center

Democratic Municipal Organization
See Teaneck Democratic Municipal Organization

E

Environmental Commission
Call Teaneck Township Engineering Dept. for further information
201-837-4837

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Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)
www.fdu.edu
Metropolitan Campus -- Teaneck, NJ
1000 River Road, Teaneck
Admissions: 201-692-2000
Toll Free: 1-800-338-8803

Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs, Northern New Jersey Region
www.nnjr.org
c/o Dr. Stuart Kaplan
388 Edgewood Avenue, Teaneck
201-837-8085 or 201-978-6618

Filipino American Society of Teaneck (FAST)
P. O. Box 2149
Teaneck, N. J. 07666

Folk Dance Club
Jim Gold International (201-836-0362)
497 Cumberland Ave., Teaneck
www.jimgold.com

Football
See Recreation Dept., Richard Rodda Community Center
Teaneck Junior Football

Friends of the Hackensack River Greenway through Teaneck
www.teaneckgreenway.org
P. O. Box 3028
Teaneck, NJ 07666

Friends of Lubavitch /Chabad House of Bergen County
http://www.chabadhouse.com/
513 Kenwood Place
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201-907-0686

Friends of the Teaneck Public Library
An influential organization that assists / supports the Local Library. They help to make people aware of the Library, its special resources, services and needs. Supports the library in its contacts with the public and government. Sponsors programs. Provide the Library with services and materials that it cannot include in its regular budget.
Friends of the Teaneck Public Library
c/o Teaneck Public Library
840 Teaneck Road, Teaneck 07666

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Garage Theatre Group
www.garagetheatre.org
Bergen Country's Professional Theatre Company
Becton Theatre, Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus in Teaneck
960 River Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201-569-7710

Garden Club of Teaneck
www.gardenclubofteaneck.org
Ongoing registration. For adults
P. O. Box 3253
Contact: Patricia Fromm (201-880-6110)
Meets monthly, the second Thursday from 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM at Richard Rodda Community Center
See also Green House
See also Recreation Department, Teaneck (201-837-7130)

Garden State Bridge Club
Adults meets on Tuesday 6:30 -10:30 p.m.
Richard Rodda Community Center
See Recreation Dept., Richard Rodda Community Center

Girl Scouts Association, Teaneck
Contact: Barbara Waldman (201-836-0281)

Green House, Committee of the Garden Club, Teaneck
Raises plants for the town and for sale. Closes for the summer.
To reach the Green House, mornings are best.
Meets monthly the first Saturday morning in the Green House
Lindbergh Boulevard at Hawthorne Park (201-833-2242)
See also Garden Club of Teaneck

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Hackensack River Greenway Advisory Board
Call Teaneck Township Clerk's Office for further information (201-837-4811)

The Hackensack Riverkeeper, Bill Sheehan
http://www.hackensackriverkeeper.org/
Part of the National Waterkeeper Alliance. Preserving and restoring US
rivers that are environmentally endangered. Volunteers are extensively involved.
231 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
201-968-0808

Hadassah (Teaneck - Hackensack Hadassah)
www.hadassah.org
Supports hospital in Israel, offers limited educational programs and has
children's village.
Congregation Beth Shalom
Maitland Ave, Teaneck
Kitty Seiffer: 201-836-4798

Helping Hands Food Pantry
http://www.teaneckpantry.com/
185 West Englewood Avenue, Teaneck
201-715-5179

Historian, Teaneck
See: Teaneck Historian

Historic Preservation Commission, Teaneck
Municipal commission created by Teaneck Town Council 7/1/88.
Ordinance #3141
Contact: (201-837-1600)

Holy Name Medical Center, Teaneck (201-833-3000)
www.holyname.org
Inpatient services - medical, surgical, 24 hour emergency, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics, pediatrics, urology, psychiatric, cancer care, intensive care, cardiac care, plastic surgery, ophthalmology. Outpatient services - cardiographs, laboratory, electroencephalogram, radiology. X-ray, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, CAT scan, mammography, digital radiology, vascular lab.

  1. DayAway Adult Day Care
    Nursing services, social services, recreation activities, dietary services, transportation services, rehabilitative service, support groups and supervised health related ervices.
    Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    725 Teaneck Road
    Contact: (201-833-3757)
  2. Foundation
    201-833-3187
  3. Junior Volunteers
    Volunteer opportunities for boys and girls age 15-18
    201-833-3051

    Pain Management Center
    201-833-7246
  4. Regional Cancer Center
    Radiation oncology, chemotherapy, pain management, psychosocial and nutrition services, support groups, and education programs
    201-541-5900
  5. Sniffles Club
    Child care per diem for mildly ill children ages 3 mos. to 13 yrs. This clinic provides all aspects of well-child care, including immunizations and lead testing. It is available to Teaneck children from 3 months to thirteen years.
    201-833-3461
  6. Volunteer Office
    201-833-3051

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Institute for Learning in Retirement
Programs and classes for Senior Citizens. Volunteer opportunities
available for teaching hobbies, interests for seniors.
Bergen Community College -- Room TEC 116
400 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652
Contact: Ilene Kleinman 201-447-7156
Call above number for meetings and further information.
Many Teaneck people involved.

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Jewish Center of Teaneck
http://www.jcot.org
70 Sterling Place, Teaneck
201-833-0515

Jewish Center of Teaneck for Older Adults
http://www.jcot.org/site/index.php/seniors
Open to anyone 60 years or older, regardless of religious affiliation.
Social activities and a Kosher meal is served Monday through Friday.
70 Sterling Place, Teaneck
201-837-1422

Jewish Family Service of Bergen and North Hudson
http://www.jfsbergen.org/
Counseling provided to children and adults.
1485 Teaneck Rd., Teaneck
201-837-9090

Jewish War Veterans, Teaneck, Post 498
P. O. Box 930
Contact: Ralph Gerber (201-261-8139)

Junior Volunteers
see Holy Name Medical Center

K

Knights of Columbus for Teaneck & Bogota (Chief Justice White Council No. 2586)
Club House. Meetings twice a month, open to members only.
829 Windsor Road, Teaneck
201-836-9719

L

La Leche League of Teaneck
Breast feeding support group
Leader: Carmen Clark (201-837-7646)
Call to confirm meeting times

League of Women Voters (Teaneck Chapter)
Contact: Doris Thurber (201-357-5569), Arlene Gartenberg (201-837-9559)
Email: lwvteaneck@gmail.com

Loyal Order of the Moose, Lodge 961
201 West Englewood Avenue, Teaneck
201-833-9807 or 201-837-3299

Lubavitch
See: Friends of Lubavitch

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Mothers Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.)
www.madd.org/nj
Bergen-Hudson County Chapter. Encourages citizen participation in working towards reform of the drunk driving problem. Acts as the voice of victims of drunk driving by speaking on their behalf to communities, businesses, and educational groups. Also providing materials for use in medical facilities, and health/driver education. Provides victim assistance, supplies information for victims and families on bereavement groups, the judicial system and other assistance groups.
1-800-448-6233 or 201-907-5000

Municipal Historian
See: Teaneck Historian

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National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women
http://www.tevc-nanbpwc.org
(Teaneck-Englewood & Vicinity Club)
Provides opportunities for members to address issues concerning women,
youth, and seniors in our community
P. O. Box 116, Teaneck
Contact: Cheryl McKay (201-803-4080)
Meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at Gallilee United Methodist Church,
Englewood, NJ 07631

National Association of Retired Federal Employees of Bergen County
(NARFE # 988)

Teaneck Chapter
Social memberships are also available to persons who were never Federal
Employees. Very active organization, having about 450 members.
201-385-7016

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. Bergen/Passaic Chapter (NCBW)
http://www.ncbwbergenpassaic.org/
P. O. Box 2129
Teaneck, N. J. 07666
201-287-9600

National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), Bergen County Section
(www.ncjwbcs.org)
75 South Washington Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
201-385-4847
E-Mail: office@ncjwbcs.org

New Bridge Landing State Park Commission
www.bergencountyhistory.org

New Jersey Institute for Training in Psychoanalysis
See Clinic of the New Jersey Institute for Training in Psychoanalysis

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Park, Playgrounds and Recreation Advisory Board
Call Teaneck Township Clerk's office for further information (201-837-4811)

Peace & Justice Coalition, Teaneck
See Teaneck Peace & Justice Coalition

Pomegranate Guild of North Jersey
To promote crafts and art with Judaic themes; to promote camaraderia and creativity.
P. O. Box 533, Teaneck
Contact: Marian Kugelmass (201-833-8507)

PTO
See listing under Board of Education, Teaneck Council of Parent and Teachers

Puffin Cultural Forum
www.puffinfoundation.org
Exhibition and performance space. Monthly art, theater, music and discussion events.
20 Puffin Way, Teaneck
201-836-3499

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Recreation Department, Richard Rodda Community Center, Teaneck
250 Colonial Court, Teaneck
201-837-7130

Regional Cancer Center
See listing under Holy Name Medical Center, Teaneck

Rotary Club of Teaneck
www.teaneckrotary.com
P. O. Box 222, Teaneck, NJ 07666
Gloria Andrade, President (201-928-0304)
Meets every Wednesday at 12:15 pm at Vitales of Teaneck, 293 Queen Anne Road

Rowing Club
See Teaneck Rowing Club

S

School Age Child Care
See listing under Board of Education, Teaneck

Scrabble Club of Teaneck
Meets every Thursday from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm at the Richard Rodda
Community Center. Ongoing registration. For Adults
201-837-7130

Senior Citizen Services Center of Teaneck
Richard Rodda Community Center
250 Colonial Court, Teaneck
Monday-Friday: 8:30 - 4:30
201-837-0171

Senior Citizens Housing Association, Teaneck
5 Dogwood Lane, Teaneck
201-833-1033

Shade Tree Advisory Board
Call Teaneck Township Clerk's Office for further information (201-837-4811)

Sharsheret: Linking Young Jewish Women in their Fight against Breast Cancer
www.sharsheret.org
1086 Teaneck Road, Suite 3A
201-833-2341

Shelter Our Sisters, Teaneck Area
Shelter for battered women and their children. Counseling offered to those in residence.
201-836-1075
Also 24-hour hotline: 201-944-9600

Soccer
See Recreation Dept., Richard Rodda Community Center
Teaneck Junior Soccer League
Teaneck Stingrays Soccer Club
Teaneck Women's Soccer League

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Teaneck 2020
www.teaneck2020.com
Dedicated to educating citizens about Township issues and encouraging greater participation in local elections
492c Cedar Lane, Box 258 ,Teaneck
Contact: teaneck2020@gmail.com

Teaneck Baseball Organization (TBO)
www.teaneckbaseball.org

Teaneck Blue Chip Chorus
www.harmonize.com/bluechipchorus
Teaneck Chapter of the Society for Preservation and Encouragement of
Barbershop Quartet Singing of America (S.P.E.B.S.Q.S.A.). Meet every
Wednesday at 7:30 PM at the Richard Rodda Community
Center. Ongoing registration for adult males.
201-391-8366

Teaneck Board of Education
See Board of Education, Teaneck

Teaneck Box 54 Club
See: Box 54 Club

Teaneck Chamber of Commerce
See: Chamber of Commerce, Teaneck

Teaneck Community Band
Performs five Wednesday evening concerts at Votee Park.
Rehearsals: Summer, Monday evenings. Co-sponsored by Township of Teaneck.
Richard Rodda Community Center
250 Colonial Court, Teaneck
201-837-7130

Teaneck Community Chorus
www.teaneckcommunitychorus.org
P. O. Box 3188, Teaneck
Call: 201-836-8623

Teaneck Creek Conservancy Inc.
www.teaneckcreek.org
Located at the Puffin Foundation
20 Puffin Way
201-836-2403

Teaneck Crime Stoppers
Teaneck area dedicated line at TPD Detective Bureau (201-833-4222) from 9am to midnight.
Contact Person: any officer will provide (or receive) information

Teaneck Democratic Municipal Organization
P. O. Box 301
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201-836-8592

Teaneck Girl Scouts Association
See Girl Scouts Association, Teaneck

Teaneck Historian
In 1979, the State Legislature enacted the Local Historian Enabling Act allowing municipalities to establish the position of Local Historian. The job is to promote and preserve the history of the municipality.
Larry Robertson (201-692-0388)

Teaneck Historic Preservation Commission
See Historic Preservation Commission, Teaneck

Teaneck International Film Festival
www.teaneckfilmfestival.org
A Project of the Puffin Foundation
20 Puffin Way
Teaneck, N.J. 07666
201-836-0114

Teaneck Jewish War Veterans, Post 498
See Jewish War Veterans, Teaneck, Post 498

Teaneck Junior Soccer League
www.teanecksoccer.org
201-477-8575

Teaneck New Theatre
www.go-tnt.org
P. O. Box 71, Teaneck
201-692-0200

Teaneck Organization for Public Schools (TOPS)
www.teaneckschools.org
A non-profit foundation dedicated to raising funds for educational opportunities.

Teaneck Riverfront Alliance
P. O. Box 192, Teaneck

Teaneck Rowing Club
www.teaneckrowingclub.com

Teaneck Southern Baseball League
www.eteamz.com/TSLL

Teaneck Stingrays Soccer Club
www.stingraysnj.org

Teaneck Swim Club
http://teaneckswimclub.org/
700 Pomander Walk
201-836-1977

Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
www.teaneckvac.org
P. O. Box 32, Teaneck
201-837-2600 (non-emergency)

Teaneck Women's Soccer League
www.twsl.org
For ages 19 and above
Open to Teaneck residents and non-residents

Teaneck Youth Basketball
www.eteamz.com/tyb
For ages 5 - 14
Richard Rodda Community Center
250 Colonial Court
Email: teaneckyouthball@hotmail.com

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VFW
See Captain Schoonmakers' Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1429

Volunteer Ambulance Corps
See: Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps

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Zonta Club of Northern Valley, NJ
http://www.zontanvnj.org/
P. O. Box 5217
Bergenfield, NJ 07621 

Web Editor's Note: The Teaneck Organization / Association List is based on the information we gathered at the Reference Department of Teaneck Public Library. If there is any concern or incorrect information, please inform the Webmaster . Thank you for your help.

Updated: January 2013