Archive for February 7th, 2017

  • ‘A Better Life’ Gets Nod On WBGO

    Newark Mayor Ras Baraka highlighted the work of New Community in addressing chronic homelessness in Newark recently during a panel discussion and call-in show on "Newark Today" on WBGO. The show featured Newark's four living mayors—Ras Baraka, Cory Booker, Sharpe James and Ken Gibson—with host Michael Hill as they reflected on both the history of Newark and the future of the city. Note: New Community is referenced by Mayor Baraka around time stamp 19:45.

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  • Construction Zone: ‘A Better Life’ Is In Progress

    The view from 14th Avenue: There’s visible progress made each day. A Better Life is New Community’s permanent supportive housing project for the chronically homeless, which officially broke ground on Sept. 28, 2016. Soon after that, the foundation was in place, beams were erected and walls stood where there once was an empty lot near the corner of 14th Avenue and ...

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  • NCC Offers Free Income Tax Prep

    New Community is offering free income tax preparation services to qualified individuals during tax season. The services are offered at the NCC Family Resource Success Center, located at 274 South Orange Ave.in Newark, through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program. For more information or ...

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