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  • Summer Camp Provides Plenty of Fun

    Summer Camp Provides Plenty of Fun by Ashley Maxwell It was time for recreation and reinforcing basic academics as New Community Corporation hosted its Annual Summer Camp for more than 100 youth ages 5-13. The seven-week program at the New Community Neighborhood Center in Newark offered many activities, from academic enrichment to going on field trips to places like Seaside Heights and Adventure Aquarium ...

    Posted at September 4, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Uncategorized | 0 Comment
  • Summer Interns Get Real Jobs

    Summer Interns Get Real Jobs By Ashley Maxwell More than 100 teenagers spent their summer performing various jobs throughout the New Community network as part of programs designed to give them hands-on experience in a variety of career areas. The workers were from the Newark One- Stop Career Center and the others were primarily from New Community’s Teen Learn ...

    Posted at September 4, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Free Courses

    FREE Courses: New Community Adult Learning Center, 563 Orange Street, Newark, New Jersey 07107.  For more information call (973) 558-5536 or download flyer.

    Posted at August 19, 2013 | By : | Categories : Adult Learning Center,Blog | 0 Comment
  • Healthy August recipes from leading Essex County Chefs

    Healthy August recipes from leading Essex County Chefs The dishes in the photos were prepared by, center, Samuel Gaddy, New Community Corp. Culinary Arts Specialist program assistant instructor, with assistance from, left, Erica Hall and Willie Robinson, two current NCC students. read post on Star Ledger and nj.com

    Posted at August 6, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • In aftermath of a nightmare, paralyzed girl dares to dream in Newark

    By Barry Carter/Star-Ledger , August 5, 2013 NEWARK — Yesenia Parker can jot down a few words with her left hand, even though her fingers are not quite straight. Her right hand, stiff and bent awkwardly, is still paralyzed. So is the rest of her body, relegating a 12-year-old girl to the wheelchair ...

    Posted at August 5, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Funders Collaborative Awards $100,000 Grant to New Community Workforce Development Center’s

    CareerWorks: Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative Awards $100,000 Grant to New Community Workforce Development Center's Automotive Technician Program NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 10, 2013-- CareerWorks: Greater Newark Workforce Funders Collaborative announced today that it has awarded a one year, $100,000 grant to the New Community Workforce Development Center (NCWDC)to launch an automotive maintenance technician program that will train 20-25 jobseekers in the field of automotive maintenance and repairs. Those who complete the program ...

    Posted at August 1, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Workforce Development | 0 Comment
  • Free Workshops & Services

    New Community Adult Learning Center 563 Orange Street, Newark New Jersey 07107 (973) 558-5536 Download Flyer: Upcoming Free Workshops & Services

    Posted at July 29, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment
  • NCC Parade and Festival

    With an array of attractions aimed at pleasing everyone from junior to grandma, New Community’s 30th Annual Advocacy Parade and Family Festival will take place this year on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. As is customary, the parade will step off from South Orange and Littleton Avenues in Newark at noon and will feature colorful floats representing New Community programs, along with motorcycles, New Community ...

    Posted at July 8, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Events | 0 Comment
  • Essex Sheriff To Chair NCC Golf Classic

    New Community’s 19th Annual Golf Classic on September 12, 2013 at the Montclair Golf Club in West Orange will be chaired by Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura, a longtime supporter of New Community and its programming. “It is a privilege to serve as an Honorary Chairman of this most worthwhile event, as it is one of New ...

    Posted at July 8, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Events | 0 Comment
  • Preschool Teacher of the Year

    A teacher from NCC’s own Community Hills Early Learning Center has been selected as Preschool Teacher of the Year by the Newark School District’s Office of Early Childhood Education. Nyonontee Jackman, 31, who has taught at Community Hills since 2008, beat out her competitors to emerge as one of the top preschool teachers in the Newark school district. She was honored, along with three others, during a ceremony recently held at the Valley Regency in Clifton....

    Posted at July 8, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,NCC Network | 0 Comment