Archive for November, 2018

  • Better Life Open House Highlights Programs And Services

    New Community Corporation and Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey (CSPNJ) hosted an open house at Better Life Nov. 15 to showcase the various programs and services offered to the community. Better Life, which is located at 101 Fourteenth Ave., Newark, has three distinct programs at the location. The first floor houses the Better Life Engagement Center, which connects the homeless to services and offers ...

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  • New Community Workforce Development Center Graduates Find Success At University Hospital

    When students enroll in programs at New Community Workforce Development Center, the goal is to provide them with an education and the skills necessary to obtain a job in their career of choice with a family income supporting wage. Solid training supported by employer partnerships help make that happen. Three recent Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) graduates have started their careers at University Hospital, one of the employers with which ...

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  • Withum Hosts Thanksgiving Dinner For Harmony House Families

    Accounting firm Withum hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for the residents of Harmony House, New Community’s transitional housing facility for homeless families, Nov. 20 at St. Joseph Plaza. Volunteers from Withum cooked the meal, which consisted of traditional Thanksgiving foods, and served the guests in attendance.

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  • New Community Hosts LISC Employees From Throughout U.S.

    New Community Corporation hosted a group of about 60 new employees of Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Nov. 7. The employees, who were from various parts of the country, got an overview of what NCC offers during a luncheon at St. Joseph Plaza, 233 West Market St., Newark. They then toured New Community Workforce Development Center main campus at 274 South Orange Ave., Newark, to see the facility and ...

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  • Harmony House Residents Receive Thanksgiving Baskets

    For the sixth year in a row, Independence360, a program serving adults with autism and related developmental disabilities, organized a donation of 10 Thanksgiving baskets to Harmony House, New Community’s transitional housing facility for homeless families. Representatives from Independence360 and accounting firm Withum brought the baskets to Harmony House Nov. 20. Withum donated the turkeys for the baskets and Independence360 and its ...

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  • Holiday Message: Joy To The World!

    Holiday Message By NCC Director of Mission Frances Teabout For most of us, Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season which extends through the start of the new year. During this time, we celebrate with family and friends; eat and drink to our heart’s content; and use all of our cash and credit to make sure “Santa” shows up at our house. Christmas carols can be heard in the malls and on the ...

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