PPL supports UNC’s summer camp Project Hope

April 20, 2015

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) recently accepted a donation from PP&L to support the agency’s summer camp, Project Hope, which is celebrating its 45th year in 2015. A check was presented at the Bellevue Childcare Center. Shown (from l-r) are Mailon Alston, UNC Chief Executive Officer Michael Hanley, Tyonne Berry, PPL Community Liaison Paul Canevari, UNC Childcare Director... READ MORE


Ground broken on new West Pittston project

April 17, 2015

United Neighborhood Centers hosted a groundbreaking ceremony at 311 Luzerne Avenue in West Pittston on April 10 as we celebrated the official start of construction on our newest housing development- the Old School on Luzerne. The agency will substantially rehabilitate the old West Pittston High School into 22 apartments for seniors. An exciting aspect of this development are the intensive supportive... READ MORE


Winter Market increases access to fresh foods

April 1, 2015

 After five successful seasons of the South Scranton Farmer’s Market, the vendors expressed an interest in continuing the Market in the winter. With the housing construction on Cedar Avenue being completed this fall and community space available, it was the perfect time to test a Winter Market in the neighborhood. The Market opened at 509 Cedar Ave. on the first... READ MORE