Gearing Up For Summer Camp 2015

Lots of fun, exciting events and a healthy mix of education! – That is what Newark youngsters will experience this summer at the United Community Corporation’s summer camp for children ages 5-13. The camp is located in Essex County’s Westside Park begins July 7th and camp organizers say Newark youngsters will experience a camp unlike anything else UCC has offered in the past. Read more »

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 »

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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