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 Board Approves Four New Members
New NCC Board members Diane Johnson, Anthony Marchetta, Ingrid Rasmussen and Jerome St. John, left to right.

New Community Board Approves Four New Members

The New Community Board of Directors has four new members: Diane Johnson, Anthony Marchetta, Ingrid Rasmussen and Jerome St. John. The expansion to 11 board members is part of ongoing…

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New Community Hosts A Memorial Tribute To Monsignor Linder
NCC Board President Dr. A. Zachary Yamba welcomed guests to A Memorial Tribute to Monsignor Linder Oct. 23.

New Community Hosts A Memorial Tribute To Monsignor Linder

New Community Corporation hosted A Memorial Tribute to Monsignor Linder: Visionary, Founder and Leader to honor its late founder, recognize his accomplishments and look toward the future to carry on…

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Dr. A. Zachary Yamba Named New Community Corporation Board President
Dr. A. Zachary Yamba now serves as the Board President for the New Community Corporation Board of Directors. Photo courtesy of Dr. Yamba.

Dr. A. Zachary Yamba Named New Community Corporation Board President

Dr. A. Zachary Yamba, who joined the New Community Corporation Board of Directors in September 2012, was unanimously voted into the position of Board President. The vote occurred June 26,…

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