Upcoming

Financial Coaching
Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015
Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm
July 28, 2015, Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

A trained coach from The Financial Clinic can work with you on the financial goals that you determine: get a free copy of your credit report and work to resolve errors and issues, work towards a savings goal, address credit issues and judgements or any other financial issue that is your priority  

Call 718.933.2539 to schedule your appointment for free one-on-one financial coaching! You can also email us and we will call you to arrange an appointment.

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Un asesor financiero entrenado de la “Clinica Financiera” Financial Clinic puede trabajar con usted para lograr sus metas financieras. Reciba una copia gratis de su reporte de crédito, y trabajen juntos para resolver errores en su crédito, ahorrar y solucionar problemas de colecciones.

¡Llame al 718.933.2539 o mándenos un correo electrónico para hacer una cita ya!

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Getting Ahead Program: Financial Education Workshop
Thursday, Jul 30, 2015
6:00PM-8:00PM.
July 30, 2015, 6:00PM-8:00PM.

Concourse House 2751 Grand Concourse, entrance on East 196th St

About

Are you interested in financial stability? Free, professional help is available!

Take control at the next Getting Ahead Financial Education Workshop, sponsored by University Neighborhood Housing Program. Cycle begins Thursday, April 23rd from 6:00-8:00PM at Concourse House, 2751 Grand Concourse

Course held: Thursdays, July 30th, August 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th

Course meets for 5 workshops (1 day a week), covering financial worries around garnishment, debt collectors, credit cards, student loans, banking products, retirement, savings and more. Individually, the financial advisor can also help with all personal financial concerns. 

Participants will receive a copy of their Credit Report along with an analysis, as well as guidance on credit building and debt management. Graduates receive a completion certificate, and a detailed savings and spending plan. Access to free banking package at a local credit union and one-on-one advising is also included.

Call 718.933.2539 for more information or to secure your seat in this class. Space is limited.

Cursos también ofrecidos en Español. Llame para más información. 

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Foreclosure Prevention
Thursday, Aug 13, 2015
and the first and third Thursday of every month from 11am until 7pm
August 13, 2015, and the first and third Thursday of every month from 11am until 7pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center 2715 Bainbridge Avenue Bronx, NY 10458

About

Call 718.933.2539 to schedule your appointment for foreclosure prevention counseling.  Are you at risk of foreclosure?  Have you missed payments or do you think you might miss a payment soon?  Call us today; the sooner, the better. You can also email us with your information and phone number and we will get back to you.

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Homebuyer Counseling
Friday, Aug 14, 2015
11am-6pm
August 14, 2015, 11am-6pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center

About

​Are you interested in purchasing a home, coop, or condo? The Northwest Bronx Resource Center now offers free, one-on-one professional assistance to ensure you are a prepared home-buyer. RSVP now to meet with a HUD counselor. Appointments are available on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month.  

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UNHP 2015 Bronx Beer Hall Fundraiser
Wednesday, Sep 16, 2015
6:30pm-9:30pm
September 16, 2015, 6:30pm-9:30pm

Bronx Beer Hall, inside the Arthur Avenue Retail Market
2344 Arthur Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

You are invited to University Neighborhood Housing Program’s Bronx Beer Hall Fundraiser! The Fundraiser will be held on Wednesday evening, September 16, 2015 at the Bronx Beer Hall, located in the historic Arthur Avenue Retail Market.

We have much to celebrate this year and hope that you will join us to raise a glass – our specially imprinted UNHP beer glass – of course. The Bronx Beer Hall offers local craft brewed beers, the retail market setting, coal fired brick oven pizzas from John’s of Arthur Avenue and an original menu with pub specialties and classic Italian fare curated by Chef David Greco of Mike’s Deli notoriety.

There is still time to become a Sponsor and get your name on our beer glasses. Sponsorship levels are as follows:  

UNHP Bronx Beer Hall Fundraiser

  • Cask Supporter: $2,500 includes 6 tickets
  • Keg Supporter: $1,500 includes 4 tickets
  • Growler Supporter: $800 includes 2 tickets
  • Pint Supporter: $400 includes 1 ticket

Click here for the Sponsor and Ticket forms, or visit our donate page. Your sponsorship includes tickets to the event.  Extra tickets are available at $50 for the corporate rate and $30 for individuals and non-profits. Invite your friends and colleagues. We hope that you will be able to support us this year and attend the get-together on September 16th.  Check out our blog to learn more about our most recent work to create and preserve affordable housing and bring resources to the northwest Bronx. 

Please feel free to call Catherine Clarke at 718-933-3101 if you have any questions.

Northwest Bronx Resource Center
Thursday, Dec 31, 2015
Open year-round, Monday-Friday. Please call for schedule of services.
December 31, 2015, Open year-round, Monday-Friday. Please call for schedule of services.

*By Appointment Only* Call today - 718-933-2539
Northwest Bronx Resource Center @ Refuge House
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458

About

​The Northwest Bronx Resource Center is a collaborative effort with six established nonprofits. All services are offered in the Refuge House, located at 2715 Bainbridge Avenue off of East 196th Street. 

Call us at (718) 933-2539 to make an appointment for:

  • Income Tax Preparation 
  • Financial Education Workshops and Coaching 
  • Healthcare & Benefits Screening
  • Foreclosure Prevention Counseling
  • Homebuyer Counseling
  • Small Business Referrals

No Walk-ins. All financial education, coaching and homeownership services are provided by trained professionals.  

The UNHP Free Tax Preparation Program is supervised by trained professionals and taxes are prepared by IRS trained volunteers. Tax appointments can be made starting in January each year.  All services are free.

Past

Open House for Interested West Farms Home Buyers & Owners
Friday, Jul 24, 2015
5:00-7:00pm
July 24, 2015, 5:00-7:00pm

2 West Farms Square Plaza
Building 2, Community Room
Bronx, NY 10460
Please use gate on East 178th Street & Bryant Avenue

About

Interested in buying a house, co-op or condo? Want to get mortgage ready?

Get all the information towards your path to homeownership! HUD certified Counselors will answer your questions around:

  • Mortgage Approval Eligibility
  • Credit & Savings Requirements
  • Find out about Closing Grants (over $15,000 for first time homebuyers)
  • Sign up for homeownership counseling & Credit Report analysis, Submit Prequalification

Homeowner? Come get all the information you need to stay in your home and save money!

Get assistance with:

  • Modification & Refinancing Options
  • NYC Tax Exemption Eligibility (Seniors, Disabled, & Veterans)
  • Payment Plans to avoid Property Liens
  • Affordable Loans for Repairs and other costs

Call 718-933-2539 to RSVP or for more information! Consejeros disponibles en Espanol. 

Access Health Care and Benefits
Monday, Jul 20, 2015
each Monday, 10am-6pm
July 20, 2015, each Monday, 10am-6pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center
Refuge House
2715 Bainbridge Avenue, corner of East 196th Street

About

​The Northwest Bronx Resource Center is now assisting Bronxites with health care enrollment and benefits screening every Monday. SeedCo is now available to help you navigate any concerns around healthcare applications, benefits (SNAP, WIC, etc.), finding free & low-cost healthcare, finding a doctor and programs you qualify for and more. Community Service Society is also available to assist with applying and/or questions regarding benefits, including SNAP, WIC, Disability, etc. Contact us at:  

  • Jumelia@unhp.org
  • (718) 933-2539 
  • www.unhp.org   

so we can schedule the right appointment for you! Open enrollment period for 2015 health insurance options runs from November 15th, 2014 - Feb 15th, 2015 so make sure you have the right insurance for you and your family. 

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Forum on The Cost of Water: Balancing Fairness, Affordability and Conservation
Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015
8:30 am to 11:30 am
June 24, 2015, 8:30 am to 11:30 am

Fordham University Lincoln Center Campus
113 W 60th Street
12th Floor Lounge
New York, NY 10023

About

​A Forum on The Cost of Water: Balancing Fairness, Affordability and Water Conservation

UNHP is hosting our annual housing forum at Fordham's Lincoln Center Campus on Wednesday, June 24th from 8:30-11:30 AM. The topic is The Cost of Water: Balancing Fairness, Housing Affordability and Conservation.

The panel is in formation and currently includes representatives from University Neighborhood Housing Program, S.W.I.M. (Stormwater Infrastructure Matters) Coalition and Enterprise Community Partners.

UNHP's recently released Affordable Water for Affordable Housing report about the impact of the cost of water on affordable housing will be discussed as well as initiatives to look at ways of reducing water use and alternative ways of looking at allocating the costs related to water, sewer and stormwater.

Breakfast will be available at 8:30 AM, Program will begin promptly at 9:00 AM.

RSVP Only on Eventbrite by clicking HERE.

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