Volume 5 • Issue 11 November 2013. newcommunity.org
Hispanic Heritage Celebrated

New Community’s growing population of Hispanic residents were among those displaying their ethnic pride in song, dance, colorful costumes, poetry and even cuisine during NCC’s Second Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration.

Held at New Community Commons Senior in Newark, the spirited event highlighted the cultures of countries represented in the residential and employee population at NCC, including Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Peru, the Dominican Republic and the Commonwealth of
Puerto Rico.

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Architects in Awe of NCC Headquarters

Architects and other international professionals interested in the preservation of historic structures visited New Community’s Newark headquarters recently and walked away highly impressed by the adaptive use of a historic, 19th century brownstone church into professional office space and community programming, including a Friday Night jazz club.

“To take a consecrated church and convert it into a use that was more relevant is quite moving,” said Hector Abrahams, who owns his
own architectural firm in Sydney, Australia.

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New Community Head Chosen For Prestigious Prudential Leadership Program

Richard Rohrman, New Community’s Executive Director, has
been selected to participate in a prestigious Prudential Foundation
program for senior executives of New Jersey nonprofits focused on developing their personal and professional leadership skills.

The Prudential Foundation Nonprofit Executive Fellows Program is based at the Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School in Newark. Rohrman and senior executives from 13 other New Jersey nonprofits are meeting there once a month, from September through June, over a two-year period.

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Harvest Ball 2013
Thank You to Our Donors and Supporters
Editorial by Monsignor William J. Linder
Articles & Photos
Monthly Features
Announcements
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