UCC Turns 50, Announces New Jobs Boot Camp

UCC Celebrates 50 Years Serving Newark by Launching Jobs Training Program


Newark, NJ November 14, 2014.  United Community Corporation (UCC) celebrates its 50 year anniversary, by announcing today the launch of a jobs boot camp to assist Newark residents in finding employment. Read more »

Don’t Miss Out on UCC’s Day Camp!

UCC’s Day Camp provides a quality experience while bringing together a diverse group of children from Essex County. Our belief is that when children spend time with each other doing fun, interesting and challenging activities they build close relationships and they see themselves as capable, happy people. Read more »

United Community Corporation

Welcome to United Community Corporation (UCC), the designated anti-poverty agency for the city of Newark, NJ.

We at UCC are dedicated to servicing the Newark community through our comprehensive list of programs developed to address our client’s needs. Our programs are designed to enable low-income families and individuals of all ages the opportunity to attain the skills, knowledge, and motivation necessary to gain economic equality.

To help people help themselves.
Guided by service, compassion and fairness, UCC’s mission is to assist low-income, disadvantaged and at risk individuals and families including seniors and youth, to become self-sufficient and self supporting; while enhancing their quality of life and standard of living.
UCC is commited, through programs and direct services and referrals, to the promoting of self-sufficiency of those clients, to reduce the number of homeless, reduce poverty and effect positive social change for our Newark resident in need.


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