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UNC Receives Emergency Assistance Grant from Robert H. Spitz Foundation

December 16, 2020

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania has been awarded a $20,000 Emergency Assistance grant from the Robert H. Spitz Foundation, administered by the Scranton Area Community Foundation. These funds will…

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UNC to Use State Tax Credit to Boost Small Businesses

December 10, 2020

UNC will use a $160,000 state tax credit received through the Neighborhood Assistance Program of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development to create a small business incubator in…

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South Side Farmers Market Moves Indoors Dec. 5

December 1, 2020

UNC’s South Side Farmers Market is moving indoors to 601 Cedar Avenue in Scranton on Dec. 5. To keep everyone safe and healthy during the winter season, the market is…

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AllOne Charities Is Matching Giving Tuesday Donations to UNC

November 30, 2020

AllOne Charities is matching gifts made to United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) up to $1,000 now through Dec. 2 as part of Giving Tuesday. All donations must be…

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A Special Message about Our 2020 Corporate Sponsors

November 19, 2020

UNC would like to thank its 2020 Corporate Sponsors for standing with us and supporting UNC’s programs and services throughout a very challenging year. Their support helped us adapt our…

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AllOne Awards $10,000 to UNC’s Food Pantry

November 4, 2020

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the AllOne Charities Collaborative Philanthropy Fund to support Angel’s Attic Food Pantry. Funding will help meet…

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Thanksgiving Food Program Accepting Registrations and Donations

October 26, 2020

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) is once again partnering with WNEP-TV for the Feed A Friend program and the Upper Valley Project Hope Committee to provide families in…

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UNC Partners with Allied Services Nursing Assistant Program

October 2, 2020

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania has partnered with Allied Services Nursing Assistant training program to offer support for participants during and beyond the program. The program is part of…

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Scranton Healthy Aging Campus Opens

September 22, 2020

On Monday, Sept. 21, UNC opened the doors to the Scranton Healthy Aging Campus! All area senior centers have been closed since March due to COVID-19, so staff and visitors…

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UNC Celebrates Welcoming Week

September 18, 2020

For one week each September immigrants and long-time residents come together in communities across our country to build connections, promote cross-cultural understanding, and raise awareness of the economic, social, and…

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