SOVCA Announces New Board Member Search


Interested in the future of downtown South Orange? The SO Village Center Alliance (SOVCA) is searching for two new people to join our Board of Directors. Candidates must be a SO business owner, resident and/or property owner to apply. Responsibilities entail attending one monthly board meeting and joining at least one committee.

Interested candidates should email resumes to Executive Director Julie Doran ( along with an email or cover letter highlighting why you are interested in South Orange and what experience or skills you would bring to the board. Applications are due by October 15th.

About South Orange Village Center Alliance:

The South Orange Village Center Alliance (SOVCA) is a non-profit that is dedicated to making downtown South Orange a vibrant place to live, work and enjoy through events, beautification and advocacy for the downtown business district. SOVCA’s mission is to strengthen the vitality of the downtown business district by supporting existing businesses and attracting new ones to improve the Village’s retail mix; raising funds for improvement and public art projects; producing events that complement existing stores and services; maintaining a clean, safe, and pedestrian-friendly downtown; and helping our governing body manage new development while preserving the attractive architectural legacy of the downtown area. For more information on SOVCA, visit