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12.13.2017 -

LISC Pledges New Commitment to Health

LISC has invested deeply in the health and wellbeing of people in the places where we work for 40 years. But we’re upping the ante. President and CEO Maurice Jones calls partners to join us in upending health disparities through tailored investments in communities, and designing a plan to assess the health outcomes of ...

12.28.2017 -

5th Annual Growing Leadership, Building Community

On October 14, 2017, Greater Newark LISC (GNL) hosted the fifth annual Growing Leadership, Building Community Conference (GLBC) at the Center for Law and Justice at Rutgers University Newark. The GLBC is an annual conference that convenes resident leaders from greater Newark for a one-day leadership training. This year’s theme, “Becoming Quality of Life ...

12.28.2017 -

Capacity, Leadership & Empowerment

In 2016, Greater Newark LISC (GNL) embarked on a pilot program to support leadership development and skill building among residents throughout the City of Newark. Known as the Newark Resident Leadership Academy (NRLA), the program rests on the belief that real change comes from the bottom up and neighborhood revitalization efforts demand resident voice in ...