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“Talking Race and Diversity with UNC Teens” Podcast Now Available on YouTube

February 16, 2021

The first episode of “Talking Race and Diversity with UNC Teens” from the UNC Youth Spill the Tea podcast channel is now available online! Former UNC Youth Director Angel Atell…

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UNC Offers Mental Health Screenings to Seniors

February 16, 2021

This past year has been challenging. From fear and uncertainty to prolonged isolation, the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on everyone. Seniors who are at higher risk of contracting…

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The Pandemic Takes Center Stage in Virtual Production by UNC Youth and REV Theatre Company

February 10, 2021

Each year for the last 16 years, Philadelphia-based REV Theatre Company has partnered with United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s (UNC) Youth Department to present a stage production free to…

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Fallbrook Open to Residents

February 4, 2021

We are pleased to announce that Fallbrook, UNCDC’s newest affordable housing community in Carbondale, is open! Residents were welcomed into their new homes in December. Current circumstances have prevented a…

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UNC Welcomes New Board Members

February 1, 2021

United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) welcomed four new members to its board of directors. Joseph J. Calabro, DO, FACOEP-Dist., FACEP, is the founder, president and CEO of Physicians’…

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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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