Newark Mayor Ras Baraka Tours NCC Network Post author:Michelle Lang Post published:November 13, 2014 Post category:Latest News Post comments:0 Comments Automotive trainee Emely Prado, standing to the right of Baraka, poses for a photo. Prado, 20, plans to graduate from the program by January and said the mayor’s visit “makes us feel special.” NCC trainees in the automotive program, which is backed by Ford, gathered around Baraka, center, along with staff from the Workforce Development Center. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka visited three New Community programs, including the Workforce Development Center’s Automotive Technician Employment and Training Program at 210 West Bigelow St. Trainee Dejon Thompson, right, shakes hands with Baraka. A group of students at Community Hills Early Learning Center sang a song for the mayor about the importance of fire prevention. Center Director Cheryl Mack, second from right, gave Baraka a tour of the facility. New Community CEO Richard Rohrman, far right, and Richard Cammarieri, not pictured, Director of Special Projects, accompanied the mayor on his tour around the network. Mayor Baraka’s tour made a stop at NCC Associates, where he called bingo for a group of seniors. Richard Rohrman, CEO of New Community, on right of Baraka, told the mayor, “The more we can partner, the stronger we can be.” Please Share This Share this content Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window You Might Also Like Join New Community for Jazz Night on Dec. 1 October 29, 2023 New Community Family Resource Success Center Offers Free Tax Prep January 31, 2023 Young People From Around World Tour NCC September 19, 2016 Leave a Reply Cancel replyCommentEnter your name or username to comment Enter your email address to comment Enter your website URL (optional) Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.