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UNC will host the 11th annual “Chocoholic Frolic”

September 29, 2015

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) will host the 11th Annual Chocoholic Frolic on Sunday, October 18 from 6-8 p.m. at the Scranton Cultural Center. All proceeds will benefit the organization’s SCOLA Learning Center and its adult literacy/English as a Second Language programs. Regional vendors of all things chocolate will be on hand to offer samples of their sweet and... READ MORE

UNC Announces Return of South Side Winter Farmer’s Market in Scranton

Last year, United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s (UNC) Elm Street Revitalization Project expanded its South Side Farmer’s Market to include a new indoor market during its traditional off-season.  The idea for the South Side Winter Market came from vendors who participate in the summer months and wanted to continue to provide fresh local food during colder times. Due to its... READ MORE

New fundraiser, Farm to Fork, supports health programs

September 1, 2015

For the first time, UNC hosted a fundraiser called “Farm to Fork” at Spring Hills Farm on August 22. The event featured a farm-to-table dinner by Peculiar Culinary Company, all sourced from local vendors, including those from our own South Side Farmer’s Market. Over 100 people enjoyed a night under the stars and helped raise funds for the Community Health... READ MORE