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  • Healthy November recipes from leading Essex County chefs

    Erica Hall, a student chef in New Community Corp.'s Culinary Arts Specialist Program and Culinary Cafe, displays her Harvest Rosemary Roasted Pork Loin and Apricot Fruit Cake....Read More...

    Posted at November 8, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Harvest Ball 2013 ~ Thank You To Our Donors and Supporters

    New Community would like to thank the following generous donors for their support: VNA Health Group Nick Drugs Loving Care Agency Newark Central Ward Councilman Darrin Sharif The Honorable Dwayne Dr. Warren, Esq. Mayor of Orange Twp. NCC Gospel Choir Diane Young-Garrett All American Vending Dr. Nicholas Guittari Applebee's Newark Councilwoman-at-large Mildred Crump Blimpies Kathy Spivey,  NCC Chief of Staff Flag Day Transmissions, Inc. Glenn A. Bernius Anna Sing-King Zap Lube Richard Rohrman, NCC Executive Director Razac Newark South Ward Councilman Ras Baraka KPMG Bishop Andre Speight Tracey Battles Martinaha Gracias Liberty Medical Care Services Pirylis Distributors Dr. Cristhian Dort Red Lobster Leslie Leonor Checkers CityPlex12

    Posted at November 2, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Social Services | 0 Comment
  • Newark Food Pantry Struggles To Keep Up With Demand

    When Peggy Traynham’s daughter died of breast cancer four years ago, she assumed the responsibility of raising her five children. Two of them, a 13-year-old girl and a disabled 23-year-old disabled young man, still live with her today.  read more...

    Posted at October 30, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Social Services | 0 Comment
  • NCC HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION

    Music, dance, poetry and song filled the air as New Community held its Hispanic Heritage Celebration today, bringing together residents from all eight of its senior buildings and family residences in Newark, Orange and Jersey City for a fun-filled afternoon. The ...

    Posted at October 6, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • From the Cradle to the Golden Years

    The New Community headquarters float used the theme “From the Cradle to the Golden Years,” during the 30th Annual Parade to depict the full array of services the organization  has offered to individuals ranging from infants to seniors since its founding in 1968.  The Annual Parade and Festival was held on September 21, 2013.

    Posted at September 23, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Harmony House Featured on Second Chance Toy Blog

    HARMONY HOUSE FEATURED ON SECOND CHANCE TOYS BLOG When a child is displaced, their world is suddenly turned upside down. Familiar surroundings and faces are gone which can lead to feelings of fear and insecurity. Here at New Community Harmony House, a transitional housing facility for homeless families located in Newark New Jersey, we recognize that children’s trauma needs to be addressed forthrightly and on their level. In addition to connecting families to the services ...

    Posted at September 19, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Golfing For A Cause

    GOLFING FOR A CAUSE  Children served by New Community Corporation were among the guests during the organization’s 19th Annual Golf Classic held recently at the Montclair Golf Club in West Orange. In this photo, students from NCC’s Community Hills Early Learning Center in Newark are shown having lunch on the outdoor patio overlooking the scenic ...

    Posted at September 18, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Healthy September recipes from leading Essex County chefs

    Larry M. Dyer and Marcelin V. Faison are students in New Community Corp's Culinary Arts Specialist Program. The students serve lunch daily at the New Community Culinary Cafe, located at 266 South Orange Ave. in Newark....MORE...  

    Posted at September 10, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • From Homeless To Homeowner

    From Homeless To Homeowner By Ashley Maxwell Joyce Misiani, mother of four children, was once numbered among the homeless. Today, however, she is a proud homeowner. “Life is what you make it to be,” said Misiani, who now owns a three bedroom house in Irvington. Misiani and her children were sleeping ...

    Posted at September 4, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 1 Comment
  • Cultural Exchange Leads Students to Embrace Their Peers From Around the World

    “I Need You to Survive” Cultural Exchange Leads Students to Embrace Their Peers From Around the World Nearly 200 teens, including those from Newark and continents like Asia, Africa and Australia, took part in a cultural exchange at New Community Corporation this summer that led them to realize they had more in common than they ...

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