Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark

Leadership Newark Ends 15th Anniversary Year With Successful Summit

On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013, Leadership Newark held its first annual public policy summit at the Paul Robeson Center in Rutgers University—Newark.

Van Jones, Keynote Speaker at Newark Policy Conference, on "Rebuilding The Dream" in Newark

Van Jones
November 3, 2013

Van Jones is the founder of the Rebuild the Dream advocacy group and author of a best-selling book by the same title, co-host of CNN’s Crossfire, and former special advisor for green jobs to president Barack Obama. Jones will be the keynote speaker at Leadership Newark’s pu

Leadership Newark's Celia King on the Organizations Inaugural Public Policy Conference

November 3, 2013

Leadership Newark is a 15-year-old fellowship program that accepts top talent who live or work in Newark for a two-year long program of courses,

Devon Jefferson, LN'10 has been named Associate Coach for FDU Women's basketball team!

August 29, 2013
Devon Jefferson, LN'10 has been named Associate Coach for FDU Women's basketball team!  Way to go Devon and welcome back to NJ!

Recent News

November 21, 2014

Please join Leadership Newark in congratulating one of our very own Fellows, Anthony Smith LN '00, on being unanimously voted Executive Director of the Lincoln Park Coast Cultural District by its Board of Directors.

November 21, 2014

On Tuesday, Nov. 25, at 10:30 a.m. there will be a dedication of a just-constructed playground at the Sussex Avenue Renew School, 307 Sussex Ave (just off First St. Newark exit of Route 280). This $750,000 project is a joint project of Congregation Ahavas Sholom, the Trust for Public Lands, and the Newark Public Schools.

November 21, 2014

Leadership Newark is excited to announce that we are featured in this year’s online Jersey Give Back Guide, an online giving portal designed to take the guesswork out of making year-end donations to New Jersey nonprofits.

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Announcements

Leadership Newark Summit 2015

  • May 9, 2015 

LN Fellowship Program:

  • Class of 2015
    • Community Leadership Initiative
      • City of Newark
      • United Way of Essex & West Hudson
      • Urban League of Essex County
      • Leadership Newark, Inc. 
      • Unified Vailsburg Services Organization
  • Class of 2016
    • December - Crime & Public Safety
    • January - Health & Social Services
    • February - Economic & Community Development