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  • A Life Of Activism And The Arts: Elma T. Bateman

    Elma T. Bateman was a lifelong Newark resident who loved the arts and was very involved in her community. She was one of the original members ...

    Posted at March 6, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Editorial: Reflecting On 50 Years Of New Community

    Editorial By Monsignor William J. Linder Thank you to everyone who participated in the celebration of New Community Corporation’s 50th anniversary. When I founded New Community, I never dreamed we’d be here this long. At the time of our founding in 1968, no one had any faith in nonprofits. Growing so large and to the point where we were doing international work amazed me. It was really interesting and worthwhile. I think ...

    Posted at March 6, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • New Community Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

    New Community staff, residents and supporters gathered to celebrate New Community Corporation’s five decades of service and honor Founder Monsignor William J. Linder at the 50th Anniversary Gala March 3. Guests dressed in suits and gowns enjoyed a cocktail reception, formal dinner and dancing at the Hilton Meadowlands in East Rutherford. Music was provided by Kit McClure Band, an all-female big band. “The 50th Anniversary Gala ...

    Posted at March 6, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NCC Begins Rehabilitation Project On Four Properties

    New Community is in the midst of renovating four of its Newark properties: Commons, Douglas, Gardens and Roseville. Construction work began Jan. 8 and will continue through the end of 2019. The senior buildings are being done first, with the family buildings to follow. The goal of the project is to update and preserve NCC’s affordable housing. “Our residents will now be able to enjoy a renewed environment ...

    Posted at January 29, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Behind The Scenes Of NCC’s 50th Anniversary Video

    New Community will debut a video commemorating its founder and 50 years of service at its 50th Anniversary Gala March 3 in East Rutherford. The video will highlight the work of NCC Founder Monsignor William J. Linder and the corporation as a whole. There will be interviews with New Community staff members, including CEO Richard Rohrman, Director of Mission Frances Teabout and Director of Health and Social Services Veronica Onwunaka; ...

    Posted at January 29, 2018 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment