Carl B Dixon

60 Evergreen Place
East Orange, New Jersey 07018
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PROFESSIONAL

Worked in the community or non-profit environment; utilizing training, mentorship and organizational skills; preparing families in being successful in their homes, academic training, community and careers.

EMPLOYMENT

February 2004 to Present: Executive Director and Program Coordinator Alpha Caring Community Development Corporation Teaneck, New Jersey

  • Organizational and administrative planner.
  • Development of community outreach programs for mentorship and parenting programs.
  • Developing partnerships with local schools and businesses for developing educational and job training for school aged children.
  • Responsible for soliciting donations & refurbished items from individuals, non-profit and for-profit organizations.
  • Coordination and supervision of on-site high-school students who are required to complete the community service program requirements.
  • Managing and maintaining the non-profit organizational financial system using QuickBooks software.

January 2008 to Present : Males & Female Mentorship Program Coordinator and Instructor Alpha Caring Community Development Corporation – contract with the Gray Charter Schools – Newark, New Jersey

  • Program Coordinator for the boys and girls 8th Grade Mentorship Program.
  • Creating and instructing the mentorship program that addresses the social, moral, and academic needs.
  • Reinforcing positive values, aiding in the development of the student’s attitude and behavior toward their peers, family, school, and community.
  • Providing male & female role models/presenters from the community in the mentorship program who highlight their occupation and express the process of reaching their career goals.

February to June 2007 : Males Mentorship Program Coordinator and Instructor Alpha Caring Community Development Corporation – contract with the Marion P Thomas Charter School – Newark, New Jersey

  • Providing instructions for the male mentorship program that addresses the social, moral, and academic needs.
  • Reinforcing positive values; aiding in the development of the student’s attitude and behavior toward their peers, family, school and community.

 
October 2009 to 2011: Workshop Trainer: Alpha Caring Community Development Corporation Prevent Child Abuse – New Brunswick, New Jersey

  • Engaging Fathers Workshop
  • Providing parenting skills and techniques to Family Workers who provide instructions in the home of their clients.
  • Presenting techniques to the family workers in creating a healthy parent and child relationship.
  • Assist in developing strategies to the family worker that will engage the father in becoming more responsible with his child.
  • Developing goals and objectives with the family workers that can assist in creating a better working relationship with their clients.


VOLUNTEER

2005 Hurrican Katrina volunteer (Read Cross)

November 2010 to New Jersey Department of Corrections Chaplaincy/Mentorship Program
May 2015 Volunteer.

EDUCATION

2015 – Present Masters of Professions Studies: Urban Ministries

1991 – 1995 Masters of Art Degree: Major: Urban Studies & Education New Jersey City University (Formerly, Jersey City State College) Jersey City, New Jersey

1979 – 1982 Bachelor of Arts Degree: Major: Music

1976 – 1978 Essex County College: Major: Music Newark, New Jersey

COMMITTEES

  • Member of the Clergy
  • Teaneck Municipal Alliance Against Substance Abuse
  • Woman Talking To Woman Inc. - Advisory Board Member
  • Abundant Grace & Truth Church - Board of Directors
  • Alpha Caring Community Development Corporation - Board of Directors
  • Deliverance Jesus Is Coming – Board of Presbyters

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

  • North Jersey Association of Black Clergy
  • Joint College of African-American Bishops