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The Commonwealth Club is one of New Jersey's oldest social clubs, established in 1904. Located in Upper Montclair, NJ we are one of the most affordable private clubs in the country.

Community Outreach News

Club Hosts Lamp for Haiti Fund-Raiser

On Nov. 7, the club was honored to host the Second Annual Lamp for Haiti Reception. Under the direction of Lamp for Haiti founder Dr. James Morgan of Montclair, the Lamp for Haiti Health Center has provided health care, education and nutrition assistance in Cite Soleil, a congested urban area with more than 200,000 residents that’s among the most impoverished communities in the Western Hemisphere. “We were delighted by the turnout, and just as important, the chance to deliver the message of the Lamp’s mission to many friends, new and old alike,” Dr. Morgan said. “And we thank the Commonwealth Club for their generous hospitality.”  More…


MHS Seniors Awarded Club Scholarships

During ceremonies at the end of the school year, the Commonwealth Club’s annual Karl Gabriel Memorial Scholarship grants were presented to two outstanding Montclair High School 2014 graduates, Fiona Mulroe, now a first-year student at Catholic University, and Gerard Brown, a freshman at Ursinus College.

“We are thrilled to recognize Fiona and Gerard for their accomplishments and contributions to Montclair High School and to the community at large,” said Kevin Murphy, president of the Commonwealth Club. “We wish them both all the best as they continue their education and take on leadership roles in the community.” More…

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Located in the heart of Upper Montclair, the Club is a great place for parties and events. Whether your invitations are going out to 25 — or 250 — consider The Commonwealth Club and its turn-of-the-century charm. After the most extensive renovations in our 108-year history, you might not recognize us. But The Commonwealth Club is still one of the coolest gathering spots around. Come see for yourself.