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  • NCC to Offer Employees New Retirement Savings Plan with Match

    Beginning March 1, New Community Corporation will offer employees a new 401(k) retirement savings plan with an employer match up to 3 percent of the employee’s salary. This marks the first time NCC employees have been offered a plan with the organization providing matching funds. “This is a tremendous forward movement for us and it’s something that we had wanted to do for quite some time,” said New Community Board Chairman Dr. ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NCCTI Graduate Has High Aspirations in Medical Field

    Sakirudeen Hamidu has always had a passion for helping the sick and decided he wanted to make it his career. He graduated from New ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • Former Intern Now a Supervisor at New Community

    When Flavia Pinheiro was attending Seton Hall University, she didn’t know a summer internship would lead to a full-time job. But that’s what happened. In the summer of ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NCC Participates in Essex County Project Homeless Connect Day

    New Community had three tables at the 14th Annual Essex County Project Homeless Connect Day, held Jan. 31 at the Branch Brook Park Roller Skating Center in Newark. The day-long event provides Essex County’s most vulnerable residents with an opportunity to receive and learn about various social and health-related services at a one-stop, central location. Representatives from Harmony House, New Community’s transitional housing facility for homeless families; Resident Services; ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NCC Mourns Loss of Harmony House Maintenance Worker

    The New Community family recently lost longtime maintenance worker Terrence Dhainy. He was an employee at Harmony House, New Community’s transitional housing facility for homeless families, for more than seven years when he passed away Jan. 7 at the age ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog,Harmony House | 0 Comment
  • NCC Board Chairman Receives Steward of the Dream Award

    New Community Board Chairman Dr. A. Zachary Yamba was selected to receive the Steward of the Dream Award, which embodies the vision of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and honors recipients for their contributions to the African-American community. Yamba received the award at the annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Reception and Performance at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) Jan. 16.

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • HHELC Remembers Kobe Bryant and Daughter Gianna

    Harmony House Early Learning Center (HHELC) held a remembrance Jan. 30 of basketball great Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna who died in a helicopter crash in California Jan. 26. Students and staff members wore yellow and purple, the colors of the Los Angeles Lakers NBA team, where Bryant spent his entire basketball career, which spanned 20 seasons. HHELC students and staff members observed a 24-second moment of ...

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • HHELC Holds March for Cervical Cancer Awareness

    Students and staff members at Harmony House Early Learning Center (HHELC) wore teal and marched around the exterior of the school Jan. 14 to draw attention to cervical cancer. January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and teal is the color for the movement. Nearly 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year, but the disease is preventable with vaccination and appropriate screening.

    Posted at February 4, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Free Tax Prep Available at Family Resource Success Center

    The Family Resource Success Center, 274 South Orange Ave., Newark, is offering free tax preparation from Jan. 28 until April 15 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Eligible individuals must call the center for an appointment at 973-565-9500. Taxpayers with earned income less than $54,000 are eligible for the program. For those who are married and filing a joint return, the combined earned income ...

    Posted at January 27, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Rutgers Community Health Center Celebrates New Location and NCC Partnership

    Rutgers Community Health Center (RCHC) held a ribbon cutting Dec. 16 to highlight its new location and partnership with New Community Corporation. The facility, which is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), is located in NCC’s health care building at 274 South Orange Ave., Newark. “The partnership being forged between Rutgers Community Health Center and New Community Corporation is a partnership with a purpose. One that is most ...

    Posted at January 7, 2020 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
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