Thanksgiving Feed a Friend helps put a holiday meal on the table

December 16, 2014

United Neighborhood Centers’ 35th Annual Thanksgiving Feed-a-Friend Food Basket Program served 1500 families this year, distributing a holiday meal full of all the trimmings for those most in need this past holiday. About 200 volunteers came together at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Scranton on November 25 and helped to unpack, stuff, hand out and, in some cases, even deliver food baskets... READ MORE


Bank of America grants $15K towards foreclosure prevention

December 10, 2014

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) recently was awarded a $15,000 grant from Bank of America to continue to provide Foreclosure Prevention services in Lackawanna County. This program is provided through UNC’s Community Services office located at 410 Olive Street in Scranton. Pictured (from l-r) are Steve Casey, UNC Board Member; Debbie Trickel, Senior Vice President; Michael Hanley, UNC... READ MORE


Maximus Foundation supports LIT program for third year

December 8, 2014

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) was recently awarded a grant of $2,500 from the Maximus Foundation to support its teen Leaders-in-Training program. Jerry Musheno (right), Vice President, EAOS Program Director for Maximus, presented the check to Mary Carroll Donahoe (left), UNC Development... READ MORE