Media Coverage

Media Coverage Featuring New Community

Media contact:
Michelle Lang
mlang@newcommunity.org
973-497-4413

2017 Coverage
$160 Million Deal Helps Preserve More than 800 Units in New Jersey (coverage of New Community renovating its affordable housing units), Affordable Housing Finance, Dec. 12, 2017
Affordable-Housing Industry Braces for GOP Tax Overhaul (coverage of New Community renovating its affordable housing units), The Wall Street Journal, Nov. 28, 2017
A Better Life Awaits Newarkers Experiencing Homelessness (coverage of New Community’s grand opening of A Better Life), Jersey Digs, Nov. 6, 2017
New Jersey’s 1st ‘Safe Haven’ Homeless Shelter Opens (coverage of New Community’s grand opening of A Better Life), Newark Patch, Oct. 25, 2017
‘A Better Life’ opens in Newark for chronically homeless (coverage of New Community’s grand opening of A Better Life), NJTV News, Oct. 19, 2017
Christie Administration Celebrates Grand Opening of Supportive Housing in Newark Assisted with Sandy Recovery Funds (coverage of New Community’s grand opening of A Better Life), State of New Jersey, Oct. 18, 2017
A closer look at affordable housing as Newark adopts IZ measure (includes remarks from New Community Corporation Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri), TAP into Newark, Oct. 5, 2017
Newark adopts ‘groundbreaking’ affordable housing ordinance (includes remarks from New Community Corporation Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri), NJ.com, Oct. 4, 2017
Book tells how to empower less fortunate communities (highlights NCC founder Monsignor William J. Linder’s book “Out of the Ashes Came Hope”), Broadway World, Sept. 27, 2017
Residents win rent control battle; landlords face steeper hurdle to raise rents (includes remarks from New Community Corporation Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri), NJ.com, Sept. 10, 2017
Saint Peter’s Prep students volunteer in Newark (Coverage of students spending a week at New Community Corporation), NJTV News, Aug. 14, 2017
Low-Income Families In Essex County Get Back-To-School Shopping Sprees (New Community Harmony House family featured), West Orange Patch, July 31, 2017
Out Of The Ashes Came Hope (NCC Founder Monsignor William J. Linder recalls the founding of the New Community Corporation in Newark in the days following the Newark rebellion of 1967), WBGO, July 28, 2017
Race, riots and reputation: Has N.J.’s largest city recovered? (includes remarks from NCC Founder Monsignor William J. Linder and NCC Board Member and Outreach Coordinator Madge Wilson), NJ.com, July 12, 2017
The Newark race riots 50 years on: is the city in danger of repeating the past? (includes remarks from NCC Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri discussing the city’s history), The Guardian, July 11, 2017
Newark’s Jewish Community: Pre and Post 1967 Rebellion (includes remarks from NCC Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri discussing blockbusting that happened in Newark), WBGO, July 10, 2017
Many Are One Honors Two CEHS Alumna (features NCC Chief of Health and Human Services Arti Kakkar for receiving the Humanitarian of the Year Award), Seton Hall University, June 29, 2017
Newark launches multifaceted economic development strategy initiative (includes remarks from NCC Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri), TAP into Newark, June 26, 2017
Newark sets goal of 2,020 jobs for Newarkers by 2020 (includes remarks from NCC Director of Special Projects Richard Cammarieri), NJTV News, June 26, 2017
Accreditation Supports Sustainability: Leveraging a Single Grant for the Long Term (interview with Workforce Development Center Director Rodney Brutton), Jobs for the Future, June 21, 2017
Boxing champ empowers girls at annual conference (Fabulous Me), NJ.com, June 17, 2017
Empowering teen girls to promote mental health (Fabulous Me Conference), NJTV News, June 16, 2017
Harmony House Featured On Pix 11, Pix 11, March 22, 2017
Newark Today Presents ‘Four Living Mayors,’ WBGO, Feb. 4, 2017
2016 Archives
‘A Better Life,’ Innovative Homeless Housing Coming To Newark, Jersey Digs, Oct. 3, 2016
Newark to get New Jersey’s 1st safe haven for chronically homeless, Rolling Out, Sept. 29, 2016
Developers break ground on ‘Safe Haven’ project for chronically homeless, mentally ill, FiOS1NJ, Sept. 28, 2016
A Better Life Groundbreaking, WMBC-TV, Sept. 28, 2016
NCC Breaks Ground On NJ’s First Safe Haven For Chronically Homeless, WBGO News, Sept. 28, 2016
Newark Will Get $8M ‘Safe Haven’ For Chronically Homeless, New Jersey’s First, Newark Patch, Sept. 28, 2016
Youth Training Provider Profile: New Community Corporation Automotive Technician Employment and Training Program, National Fund for Workforce Solutions, May 4, 2016
Video: LISC AmeriCorps 2016 #ServeWithMe, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, March 31, 2016
Federal Bill Could Curb Delinquent Medical Debt, WBGO News, March 23, 2016
Medical Debt Relief Act Aims To Keep Paid-Off Bills From Hurting Credit Score, Fios1NJ News, March 23, 2016
Giving Newark Residents The Tools They Need To Turn Around Their Lives, NJ Spotlight, Feb. 26, 2016
Newark Financial Centers, WMBC-TV, Feb. 26, 2016
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, Chasing News, Feb. 24, 2016
LISC Looks To Partner With Businesses To Create Employment Opportunities, NJBIZ, Feb. 24, 2016
2015 Archives
Affordable Housing Groups Pumped $12 Billion Into N.J. Economy, Officials Say, NJ.com, Sept. 29, 2015
Educate And Empower: Tools For Building Community Wealth, Democracy Collaborative, co-authored by Keane Bhatt and Steve Dubb, Aug. 10, 2015
‘Back 2 School Store’ Provides Relief For Families In Need, TAP, Aug. 6, 2015
Cultural Exchange: International Student Swap Stories With Newark Youth, NJ.com, Aug. 4, 2015
NJ Women’s Leadership Conference, WMBC-TV, June 12, 2015
Adopt A Resident Day at New Community Extended Care Facility, FiOS1 NJ, May 15, 2015
Five Candidates Spar In Newark School Board Forum Hosted At New Community, Local Talk News, April 3, 2015
Read And Believe At NCC On Saturday, PlaceNJ.com, March 25, 2015
Newark’s Renaissance And The Role Of The Nonprofit CDC, Nonprofit Quarterly, March 19, 2015
Who Is Still Signing Up For Obamacare In Newark? WNYC, Feb. 9, 2015
How Newark Is Putting City’s Jobless To Work, NJ.com, Jan. 28, 2015
Need A Job In Newark? These Organizations Can Help, NJ.com, Jan. 28, 2015
2014 Archives
Newark Leaders Criticize Deal To Sell Saint Michael’s Medical Center, NJ.com, Nov. 12, 2014
Newark Mayor, Others Urge N.J. To Reject Prime Takeover Of Saint Michael’s, NJBIZ, Nov. 12, 2014
Newark ShopRite To Hire 200 Workers As Site Opens In 2015, NJ.com, Oct. 10, 2014
Tale Of Two Towns: Newark, Irvington Mayors Tackle Housing Issues, NJ Spotlight, Sept. 25, 2014
Christie Administration Funds Automotive Training Course Grants Helping 50 Students Get Hands-On Skills At New Community Workforce Development Center, World News, Aug. 12, 2014
758 low-income kids shop for free supplies from ‘Back 2 School Store,’ NJ.com, Aug. 4, 2014
Student Volunteers Arrive in Newark for Weeklong Project, Newark Patch, July 30, 2014
Teens Visit Newark for Weeklong Volunteer Effort, Newark Patch, July 24, 2014
Why Young Black Men Can’t Work, Colorlines, June 25, 2014
Photo essay: A Day in the Shop, Colorlines, June 25, 2014
Formerly Homeless Teen To Share at New Community’s 20th Annual Golf Classic, The Alternative Press, June 19, 2014
New Jersey Nurse Leader Offers Guiding Hand, New Jersey Action Coalition, April 10, 2014