Camp Salute is Now Accepting Applications

Clayton, NJ (February 28, 2018) – Starting today, People for People Foundation, in partnership with Conifer Realty, will be accepting applications for Camp Salute. Camp Salute is a brand new affordable housing apartment community that features a Veteran preference and is the first and only of its kind in South Jersey. The public is invited to apply in person at The Clayton Senior Center, 1 Garwood Road, Clayton, NJ. Representatives will be available today to accept applications.

Camp Salute, an ENERGY STAR certified apartment community, features 14 one-bedroom units; 40 two-bedroom units; and 22 three-bedroom units; all of which will be constructed using the best practices in energy saving technology.

Applications will be accepted between the hours of 10 am – 4 pm. Those applying for residency, must bring a DD214 and completed applications. Please contact People for People Foundation for applications or complete the Camp Salute Interest List at

Charles Lewis, Senior Vice President of Development for Conifer Realty, stated, “The response from the veteran’s community has been incredible – over 200 have expressed interest in Camp Salute. The overwhelming demand shows the unfulfilled need for affordable housing and services for our veterans.”

People for People Foundation, also known as a “Veteran Support Organization,” will be moving their headquarters to the Camp Salute Apartment Community once completed and will provide on-site veteran and social services to Camp Salute’s residents. The 76-unit apartment complex will also offer 5 units dedicated to homeless veterans, 19 units dedicated to disabled veterans and 51 units will be veteran preference.

Bernadette Blackstock, President and CEO for People for People Foundation said, “It is the first time we are giving the veterans of South Jersey, who served this country an opportunity to have affordable permanent housing. Their excitement at the information session was overwhelming.”

For more information about the Camp Salute visit the People for People website at: or call: (856) 579-7561.