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  • 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