Posts by Karen Alessi

Know Your Rights – Immigration Forum

In partnership with NY State Senator Roxanne J. Persaud, we are hosting a Know Your Rights – Immigration forum March 16 from 6:30-8:30 here at our community center at 613 New Lots Avenue. As policies are changing and people are unsure of what the future may hold for themselves and their families, you must KNOW…

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International Women’s Day Event

In honor of International Women’s Day, Protecting the East, in partnership with the Center for NuLeadership on Urban Solutions and Housing Works, is hosting an event to benefit women in need in Brooklyn on March 8 from 6-8pm at 613 New Lots Avenue. All are welcome. We’ll have food and refreshments, as well as free…

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UCC’s Response to Recent Executive Orders

2017 has just begun and it seems much has changed. In light of the President’s recent Executive Orders, and the legal battles to come regarding them, we wanted to share our thoughts with you, and remind all of our supporters and those we serve, that UCC has been here a long time and will continue…

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We Are a Spark Prize Finalist!

Congratulations to all of the finalists. To learn more about the Spark Prize and see a list of all 20 finalists, check out the Spark Prize blog from Brooklyn Community Foundation.

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