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  • NCC Family Farmers Market Set for Sept. 7

    ​The New Community Resident Services Department is hosting the NCC Family Farmers Market, sponsored and provided by WellCare, Saturday, Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the NCC Recreation Center, 56-68 Hayes St., Newark. Families who visit all the tables to learn important information will receive vouchers to purchase items at the Farmers Market. There will also be school supplies available for children.​

    Posted at August 22, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NCCTI Partners with NJ CAR and Others to Provide Paid Apprenticeship Opportunities to Automotive and Diesel Students

    New Community Career & Technical Institute (NCCTI), in partnership with the New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers (NJ CAR), Newark Mayor Ras Baraka’s Office and the Newark Alliance, is offering paid apprenticeship opportunities in the automotive and diesel technician fields. In addition to receiving classroom and hands-on instruction at the NCCTI Training Center, students will have the opportunity to receive industry specific training at area dealerships while ...

    Posted at July 24, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Press Releases | 0 Comment
  • New Community to Host Farmers Market for Seniors Aug. 9

    In conjunction with Essex County, New Community is hosting a Farmers Market for county seniors (ages 60 and up) in Meditation Park, 140 South Orange Ave., Newark, Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. People must bring proof of identity, residency and income in order to receive vouchers. Vouchers of $25 will be provided to seniors 60 and older to shop with the farmer. Those who ...

    Posted at July 9, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Social Services | 0 Comment
  • New Community Hosts 25th Annual Golf Classic

    The weather was beautiful for New Community’s 25th Annual Golf Classic July 1, held at Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club in Livingston. Proceeds from the event benefit Harmony House, NCC’s transitional housing facility for homeless families; the Monsignor William J. Linder Scholarship Fund; and NCC’s youth and education programs. “The annual Golf Classic is an opportunity to spend some fun time with our many dedicated friends and supporters. It has become ...

    Posted at July 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Harmony House | 0 Comment
  • Newark Dedicates 14th Avenue at Jones Street to Late NCC Founder Monsignor Linder

    Newark officials and New Community employees gathered at 14th Avenue and Jones Street June 14 for an afternoon ceremony dedicating 14th Avenue to NCC Founder Monsignor William J. Linder, who passed away last June. A new sign reads “Monsignor William J. Linder Way” to commemorate the work he did in the area and for the people in the community. “The street dedication ceremony was such a fitting ...

    Posted at July 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NCC Hosts Memorial Mass for Founder Monsignor Linder

    Family, friends and colleagues gathered at St. Joseph Plaza June 7 for a Memorial Mass honoring New Community Founder Monsignor William J. Linder. The event was in commemoration of the first anniversary of his passing. Monsignor Linder passed away June 8, 2018. “The mass was a beautiful remembrance and an opportunity to reflect on Monsignor Linder’s extraordinary story. He was a doer and also had a heart big ...

    Posted at July 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Former Harmony House Resident Finds Success at Extended Care

    Tamika Muhammad is in a good place. She enjoys her job, has her own apartment and is looking forward to the future. But her situation wasn’t always so positive. Muhammad found ...

    Posted at July 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Harmony House | 0 Comment
  • NCC Welcomes New LISC Employees

    New Community hosted dozens of new employees of Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) June 12. The individuals from throughout the country learned about the services New Community provides, its history and its relationship with LISC. “NCC and LISC have been partners since the 1980s. They have supported us with tax credit investments for housing construction, consulting to strengthen the organization and funding our Financial Opportunity Center, to name ...

    Posted at July 2, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • NCCTI Unveils New Name, New Look, New Website

    New Community’s accredited post-secondary school has a new name: New Community Career and Technical Institute (NCCTI), along with a new website and additional course offerings. “NCCTI has a new name, new energy and new look. It ...

    Posted at June 4, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • New Community To Host 25th Annual Golf Classic July 1

    New Community Corporation will hold its 25th Annual Golf Classic Monday, July 1 at Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club in Livingston, N.J. Proceeds from the event will benefit NCC’s youth and education programs; Harmony House, NCC’s transitional housing ...

    Posted at May 31, 2019 | By : | Categories : Blog,Events,NCC Network | 0 Comment