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  • 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
  • Hundreds Expected To Turn Out For Annual Parade and Festival

    Hundreds Expected To Turn Out For Annual Parade and Festival Bands, colorful floats, an array of children’s activities and live entertainment will all be featured attractions during New Community’s 30th Annual Advocacy Parade and Family Festival on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. Hundreds of people are expected to turn out for the annual display of community pride and unity, with the parade stepping off from ...

    Posted at September 4, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Events | 2 Comments
  • Harmony Day Offers Information, As Well As Fun

    Harmony Day Offers Information, As Well As Fun Women signed-up for free mammograms being offered through University Hospital, while other individuals gathered information on preventing childhood lead poisoning or enrolling in a business college. On the lighter side, dozens of youngsters had their faces painted in an array of colors and received balloons tied in different shapes from ...

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  • Saint Peter’s Prep Students Immerse Themselves During Visit

    Saint Peter’s Prep Students Immerse Themselves During Visit A group of 13 students from Saint Peter’s Prep School in Jersey City spent a week at New Community as part of a program designed to expose them to the challenges found in an inner-city environment and what the organization is doing to help combat problems ...

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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