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  • Monsignor William J. Linder, Founder Of New Community Corporation, Has Passed Away

    Monsignor William J. Linder, a pioneer in America’s community development movement who founded New Community Corporation in 1968, passed away June 8. He was 82. New Community is a nonprofit organization that transformed a blighted area of Newark following the 1967 riots by building new housing and providing critical services like job training. Under Monsignor’s leadership, New Community grew from a single housing development to an ...

    Posted at June 8, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog,Press Releases | 0 Comment
  • Extended Care To Host Community Health Fair June 29

    New Community Extended Care Facility will be hosting its annual Community Health Fair June 29 at noon in the parking lot of the facility, located at 266 South Orange Ave., Newark. Free health screenings will be available for participants, including ...

    Posted at May 29, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • New Community Workforce Development Center Becomes First Newark 2020 Hub

    New Community Workforce Development Center has become the first community hub of the Newark 2020 initiative, which aims to connect 2,020 Newark residents to employment that provides family sustainable wages by the end of 2020. As a hub, New Community Workforce Development Center is responsible for reaching out to individuals who signed up and submitted information through the Newark 2020 website, assessing their educational and professional backgrounds and ...

    Posted at May 25, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • Academic Enrichment Students Introduced To Coding

    Computer programming is an in-demand field with high paying jobs and has been called the most important job skill of the future. For many, the ins and outs of how computer programs work are a mystery. But students in the New Community Workforce Development Center Academic Enrichment program were introduced to that world thanks to the Newark City of Coding Initiative. New Community Workforce Development Center has been identified ...

    Posted at May 25, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • Extended Care Hosts Adopt-A-Resident Day

    New Community Extended Care Facility, 266 South Orange Ave., Newark, held its annual Adopt-A-Resident Day, which is meant to show appreciation to residents. Those living in the nursing home received a variety of gifts, including clothes, perfume and cologne May 16.

    Posted at May 25, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment