UNITED COMMUNITY CENTERS
For over 60 years, residents of the East New York neighborhood of Brooklyn, have worked together to address community challenges, celebrate its strengths and provide services that improve lives through the United Community Centers, a multi-service intergenerational community-based organization.
NEWS & UPDATES
East New York Farms! 2018 Youth Internship Program now accepting applications!
We are now accepting applications for first year interns! If you or someone you know are between the ages of 13 and 15 by March 1st, 2018 and live or go to school in East New York, check out this amazing opportunity. This is a paid internship which runs from March until November. Interns will gain hands-on experience with growing organic vegetables, help run a community farmers market, and learn more about food justice and the environment. Applications are due by 6 PM on Wednesday, February 14th at UCC, 613 New Lots Avenue. Click here for the application.
Are you passionate about food justice, farming, and building community? We are seeking a Farm Manager for the Pink Houses Community Farm. This resident-led initiative serves as a resource for healthy food and community building at the NYCHA Pink Houses. This is a part-time, year-round position, with potential to become full-time in the future. Learn…Read More