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  • Faith In What Lies Ahead: A Look Back At 2016

    There was a lot that happened at New Community in 2016...so much, in fact, that it’s worth a moment to take a look back on the progress made to help residents of inner cities improve the quality of their lives to reflect individual God-given dignity and personal achievement. The upcoming year of 2018 marks New Community’s 50th anniversary since its founding in 1968, the year following the aftermath of the Newark uprising, which ...

    Posted at April 12, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog,Uncategorized | 0 Comment
  • Editorial: Honoring Elnora Haynes

    Editorial By Monsignor William J. Linder Elnora Haynes was truly one of a kind. It is with deep sadness that the New Community family mourns her loss. Her influence was felt far and wide. I first met Elnora many years ago at New Community. She was a faithful member of the New Community Senior Advisory Board and her gift of leadership shined. She and the other leaders from NCC’s senior buildings brought their concerns to each month’s ...

    Posted at April 1, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Harmony House Featured On Pix 11

    Pix 11's Mario Diaz interviewed staff from Harmony House, New Community's transitional housing facility for homeless families, on March 22, 2017, to highlight the crucial services that are offered to the community, such as transitional housing, intensive case management, supportive services, life skills training, permanent housing placement and connection to resources. Senior Case Manager Lisa Chavis and Assistant Program Manager Dametria Wertz spoke with Pix 11 about how Harmony House can help to prevent tragedies, such ...

    Posted at March 23, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Posted at March 17, 2017 | By : | Categories : Adult Learning Center,Blog | 0 Comment
  • Editorial: Trump And The Media

    Editorial By Monsignor William J. Linder President Donald Trump is back at his old antics. Roughly after a month on the job, the President held a campaign-style rally because he said he wanted to speak directly to the people with his unfiltered message. Two days earlier, President Trump held a press conference at the White House where he stood up and painted the American news media as being “out of control.” Let’s be clear on this point. The ...

    Posted at March 1, 2017 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment