FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: DANIELLE IRELAND-IMHOF JANUARY 31, 2020 PASSAIC COUNTY CLERK
PASSAIC COUNTY CLERK DANIELLE IRELAND-IMHOF ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE 2020 MY COUNTY POSTER CALENDAR CONTEST
Paterson, NJ – Danielle Ireland-Imhof, Passaic County Clerk, is pleased to announce the winners of the 24thAnnual Passaic County Clerk’s Poster Calendar Contest. This program creates an opportunity for fourth graders to design a poster reflecting Passaic County’s great history, local interest, recreational sites, and cultural diversity; creating a greater sense of community and pride for their county.
Additionally, 2020 marks the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Constitutional Amendment, granting women the right to vote! In honor of Women’s Suffrage, Clerk Danielle Ireland-Imhof added a second design theme to this year’s poster contest. The 24 winning entries, 12 for the My County Calendar and 12 for the Women’s Suffrage Calendar, make up this year’s calendars that are distributed to schools, government offices, libraries, and other public locations around Passaic County.
All winners in each category received medals and tee-shirts, with the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each category also receiving gift certificates to Barnes and Noble, courtesy of the Passaic County Clerk’s Office. Each of the young artists that participated in the contest received a Certificate of Merit. “The annual poster contest is a special time of year that I and my office always look forward to. I am especially grateful for the teachers, administrators, and parents who encouraged these young artists to think outside the box regarding their designs. This year, we saw the highest number of poster entries in Passaic County’s history of the poster contest and some of the most creative entries ever. This program helps us continuously appreciate a child’s perspective of our County’s rich history and of the world around them” said Clerk Ireland-Imhof.
If you would like to have a poster calendar, please contact our office at (973) 881-2818.