News & Updates

Saturday, April 29th – NYC Tax Lien Info Session

Read More

Free Theater at UCC on April 22nd

Join us for a production of A View From The Bridge. Tickets are free! Call for details.  

Read More

Science Fair at the MLE Learning Center

The MLE Learning center held a science fair, and students learned about buoyancy and the water cycle, among other things.

Read More

COMPOST GIVE AWAYS SPRING 2017

Read More

Workshop: Starting Your Season w/ Pauline Reid

  Learn tips for getting your season off to a great start w/ veteran ENY Community Farmer Pauline Reid. Get info on crop planning, soil testing, propagating, transplanting, scheduling, and more! RSVP with Sadatu at (718) 649-7979 x15 or email sadatu@eastnewyorkfarms.org for your FREE SEEDS!

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

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…

Read More

End of Year Letter

  Dear Friends of UCC, 2016 has been a very full year at UCC. We have been fortunate enough to continue to serve the vibrant and diverse community of East New York, in large part, because of supporters and friends like you. This year we saw great strides in our programs, and suffered some disappointments…

Read More

We Did It!! Thank You!

We did it!!! We want to thank all of you for making #GivingTuesday an incredible success. With your support, we well surpassed our goal of $5,000. With the match from Brooklyn Community Foundation and the #BrooklynGives campaign, UCC raised over $10,000, our biggest donation day ever! We wouldn’t be able to do what we do…

Read More