Archive for October, 2019

  • NCC Halloween Party Draws Hundreds

    New Community held its annual Halloween Party Oct. 26 at the NCC Neighborhood Center, 56-68 Hayes St., Newark. This was the largest turnout for the event, with more than 350 children. The kids received candy, participated in games and dancing and got to walk through the popular haunted classroom. Photos courtesy of Edward Morris.

    Posted at October 29, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Events,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • New Community Recognized During NFL Game

    New Community Corporation was highlighted as a Community RedZone partner at the Oct. 6 Philadelphia Eagles versus New York Jets NFL football game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The Eagles and Philadelphia Insurance highlight the work of charitable organizations within the community through the Community RedZone program. New Community was highlighted during the game with CEO Richard Rohrman going on to the field to accept the recognition. NCC staff members also handed ...

    Posted at October 5, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • Essex County Honors Trish Morris-Yamba and Kenneth A. Gibson with Memorial Plaques Along Legends Way

    Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo and the Board of Chosen Freeholders dedicated memorial plaques along Legends Way to five individuals who made great contributions to the county during their lives. Among those recognized were two with close ties to New Community: Trish Morris-Yamba, the late wife of NCC Board President Dr. A. Zachary Yamba, and Kenneth A. Gibson, a founding NCC board member and the first black mayor of ...

    Posted at October 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCC Welcomes New Manager of Human Resources

    The Human Resources Department at New Community gained a new employee this summer. Tina Howard took on the role of Manager of Human Resources Aug. 19. She comes to NCC with more than a decade of experience in the human resources field and 15 years of experience working at ...

    Posted at October 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCC Mourns the Loss of CHELC Receptionist/Family Worker

    Although Zelda Badger-Noel had only been working at Community Hills Early Learning Center (CHELC) for six months before her passing, she had a great impact on the children, families and staff members in the facility. She greeted ...

    Posted at October 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCC Security Efforts Help Reduce Crime

    New Community’s Security Department has taken steps to help reduce crime within the organization’s footprint in Newark and those efforts are having an impact on the area. Security Operations Manager John Wade explained that last year there were four hot spots for crime in Newark’s Central Ward located in NCC’s footprint. “This year we have none because of some of the things that we’ve been doing and some of the things ...

    Posted at October 1, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCCTI Graduate Finds Success in Building Trades Field

    When Ernest Short was growing up in Newark, he didn’t know he would only have to go steps from home to better his life, but that’s what happened. He visited New Community Career & Technical Institute (NCCTI), signed up for ...

    Posted at October 1, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • NCCTI Celebrates Program Graduates

    New Community Career & Technical Institute (NCCTI) celebrated the accomplishments of its students at a graduation ceremony Aug. 28. Family members and friends of the graduating students gathered at St. Joseph Plaza to recognize their achievements. “It is always a good day when we can send our well trained and credentialed graduates out into the working world,” said New Community CEO Richard Rohrman. “Congratulations to the graduates and ...

    Posted at October 1, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network,Workforce Development | 0 Comment