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President Carlisle, Jr. Receives the Chester Holmes Humanitarian Award

Black History Month

(From left) Union County Manager Alfred Faella, Union County Freeholder Vernell Wright, Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski, Freeholder Chairman Mohamed S. Jalloh, Assemblyman Jerry Green, Assemblywoman Annette Quijano and Union County Sheriff Joseph Cryan present the Chester Holmes Humanitarian Award to President Carlisle, Jr. (4th right) of Hillside. Carlisle, a former Hillside Councilman and a retired Union County Department of Community Renewal Bureau Chief, received the honor during the Third Annual Union County Black History Month Celebration on February 13 at the Hamilton Stage at UCPAC in Rahway. The Freeholder Board created the award in honor of the late former Freeholder Chester Holmes.  (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)