NCC Hosts Memorial Mass for Founder Monsignor Linder
Monsignor Edward G. Bradley, center, speaks during the Memorial Mass honoring NCC Founder Monsignor William J. Linder. Father Josephat Kato Kalema, left, and Father Beatus Kitururu look on.

NCC Hosts Memorial Mass for Founder Monsignor Linder

Family, friends and colleagues gathered at St. Joseph Plaza June 7 for a Memorial Mass honoring New Community Founder Monsignor William J. Linder. The event was in commemoration of the…

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Buy Your Tickets For The Spring Scholarship Sweepstakes And Support The Monsignor Linder Scholarship Fund

New Community Corporation is selling raffle tickets as part of its first Spring Scholarship Sweepstakes. Supporters of New Community are encouraged to buy the raffle tickets for the chance to…

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Remembering Founding NCC Board Member And Newark’s First Black Mayor Ken Gibson
Ken Gibson was a founding board member for New Community Corporation, as well as Newark’s first black mayor. Photo courtesy of Tracey Battles.

Remembering Founding NCC Board Member And Newark’s First Black Mayor Ken Gibson

Ken Gibson is best known for being the first black mayor of Newark, but he was also a founding board member of New Community Corporation. He passed away March 29…

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New Community Celebrates Retirement Of Longtime Chief Of Staff Kathy Spivey
NCC Board President Dr. A. Zachary Yamba presents NCC Chief of Staff Kathy Spivey with a rose during her retirement celebration April 25. Many colleagues, friends and family members handed Spivey roses as part of the event.

New Community Celebrates Retirement Of Longtime Chief Of Staff Kathy Spivey

New Community has wished a fond farewell to Chief of Staff Kathy Spivey, who retired April 30 after 26 years with the organization. Family, friends and NCC colleagues celebrated Spivey’s…

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Remembering NCC Employee And Extended Care Resident Joyce Bates
Joyce Bates worked for New Community’s New Start Program for 17 years and was a resident of Extended Care. Photo courtesy of Crystal Bates.

Remembering NCC Employee And Extended Care Resident Joyce Bates

New Community lost a long-time member of the community with the passing of Joyce Bates Jan. 20 at the age of 64. She was an NCC employee for 17 years…

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NCC Executive Chef Joe Rodriguez Retires
Joe Rodriguez retired after nearly 33 years of service to New Community. Photo courtesy of Frances Teabout.

NCC Executive Chef Joe Rodriguez Retires

Long-time New Community Executive Chef Joe Rodriguez has retired after nearly 33 years with the organization. Rodriguez first came to New Community to be the chef to oversee the opening…

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