Who are we?
We are a non-profit 501(c)3 organization led and made up by a group of dedicated individuals who volunteer their time to enriching the lives of East Rutherford residents and visitors by building and encouraging a strong sense pride and community by hosting a number of public events and fund raisers throughout the year.
ERCPA 2019 Board of Directors
Evelyn Samtak - President
John Zoller - Vice President
Debra Zoller - Treasurer
Patty Perry - Recording Secretary
Earth Day Photo Contest
The East Rutherford Civic Pride Association is holding a photo contest for East Rutherford Residents to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.
Discover the beauty, wonder and awe of mother nature right in your own backyard, send us a photograph of your discovery. Celebrate by planting something new or cleaning up your yard. Whatever your contribution is to Earth Day, be sure to snap a photo and send it to us for your chance to win a $25 gift certificate.
Events & Fund Raisers
Highlights of the various annual events and fund raisers hosted by the ERCPA
Fall Festival / Columbus Day Weekend Event
East Rutherford's Largest Public Event
Celebrate the Fall season while enjoying and participating in a number of amazing events and activities such as listening to popular live bands, eating an assortment of amazing foods/treats, playing carnival games, shopping and much more!
Summer Concerts in the Park
Live Music & Bands In a Park Setting
Enjoy listening to popular local and regional bands singing and playing live music in East Rutherford's beautiful Sesselman Park. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and love for great company and relax in the park while listening to great music.
Christmas in July Fund Raiser
Was that Santa Walking Around the Park in Shorts?
Hosted for the first time during July 2019, the Christmas in July fundraiser delighted guess of all ages with amazing live music from Intrigue the Band as well as from the School of Rock. 100% of the proceed raised by donations and raffles were donated to the Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital - Hackensack UMC.
Want to be part of a wonderful team of dedicated and caring individuals that give back to their community?
If so, we would love to have you join us so fill out the form below and someone will be in contact with you shortly.