Ironbound Community Corporation – ICC

Partner Overview

Ironbound Community Corporation’s mission is to engage and empower individuals, families and groups in realizing their aspirations and, together, work to create a just, vibrant and sustainable community.

Ironbound Community Corporation impacts the lives of Ironbound residents both at the individual and community levels. Whether it’s preparing children for Kindergarten and life-long success with high quality early childhood education or negotiating land use with industry and government, ICC’s priority is to support the people of the Ironbound with the services, resources, and opportunities they need, want and deserve. With four program locations throughout the Ironbound, families have access to a full range of ICC services and initiatives.

Service Overview


Early Head Start
Pre School
Head Start
1 New York Avenue
Newark, NJ 07105

Family Services
Environmental Justice
Community Development
Community Garden Administration
317 Elm Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Family Services
Community Gardens
Environmental Justice
Neighborhood Projects
29 Cortland Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Financial Opportunity Center
Afterschool Programs
Adult Education
Essex County College
Summer Arts
432 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Farmers Market
Community Festivals
377-385 Ferry Street
Newark, NJ 07105