Childcare Entrepreneurship Program
Saturday, Oct 10, 2015
9:00 am-2:00 pm
October 10, 2015, 9:00 am-2:00 pm

Serviam Gardens, 323 East 198th St


30-hour business growth class for childcare providers, offered by Small Business Services (SBS), starting in the Fall. 

Program benefits include:

  • Marketing Plan
  • Legal Structure & it's benefits
  • Employee Management
  • Business Financial Management, and more!

The classes (English and Spanish) will be held on 198th Street and Bainbridge Avenue in the Bronx. Click here to see a flyer for the Northwest Bronx Childcare Entrepreneurship Program. The schedule is as follows:

Saturdays 9:00am until 2:00pm


  • September 12, 26
  • October 10, 24
  • November 7, 21
  • December 12


  • September 19
  • October 3, 17, 31
  • November 14
  • December 5

Foreclosure Prevention
Thursday, Oct 15, 2015
and the first and third Thursday of every month from 11am until 7pm
October 15, 2015, and the first and third Thursday of every month from 11am until 7pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center 2715 Bainbridge Avenue Bronx, NY 10458


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.


Homebuyer Counseling
Friday, Oct 16, 2015
October 16, 2015, 11am-6pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center


Interested in buying a house, co-op or condo? Want to get mortgage ready? Get all the information towards your path to homeownership at a FREE Individual Homeownership Counseling session. Appointments for free, one-on-one professional assistance to ensure you are a prepared homebuyer are available on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month. HUD certified Counselors can answer your questions around: 

  • Mortgage Approval Eligibility
  • Credit & Savings Requirements 
  • Closing Grants & Downpayment Assistance (over $15,000 for first time homebuyers) 

Counselors can help you submit a Prequalification and apply for grants. To RSVP or for more information, please call UNHP at 718-933-2539. Services also available in Spanish / Servicios también ofrecidos en Español. 


Getting Ahead: Staying on Track
Thursday, Nov 12, 2015
November 12, 2015, 6:00-8:00pm

Concourse House
2751 Grand Concourse
Corner of East 196th St
Bronx, NY 10468


Have you participated in the Getting Ahead financial education course? Do you want to follow-up with a financial advisor and address any credit or financial goal concerns?

Come to this 1 day 'Staying on Track' session on Thursday, November 12th at 6pm at Concourse House to check in with an advisor on how your finances have changed or improved since taking the course! Ask questions, make plans for the future, and discuss any financial concerns you may have.

Please call 718-933-2539 for more information and to rsvp.

Asesoría también disponible en Español. 

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


​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.


Financial Coaching
Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015
Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm
October 7, 2015, Tuesdays 9:00am-5:00pm, Wednesdays 11:00am-7:00pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center
2715 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458


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.


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!


Access Health Care and Benefits
Monday, Oct 5, 2015
each Monday, 10am-6pm
October 5, 2015, each Monday, 10am-6pm

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


​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. 


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

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


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.

The Bronx Beer Hall is located in the Arthur Avenue Retail Market, between 186th Street and Crescent Avenue. There is a municipal lot across the street on Arthur Avenue and metered parking. The Metro North stop at Fordham Road is the closest walking distance to the beer hall. The D train to Fordham Road is a short cab ride away or a 10 block walk.

Pay for or reserve your ticket today! Click here for the  Ticket forms, or visit our donate page. 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 contact Catherine Clarke at 718-933-3101 or clarke@unhp.org if you have any questions.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Cask Supporters 

  • Apple Bank for Savings

  • Dougert Management
  • Enterprise
  • Lemle & Wolff Companies 
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Notias Construction
  • The Richman Group
  • Santander Bank

Keg Supporters 

  • Brian Byrne & Jean McBride Byrne
  • BUILD, Inc.

  • The Community Preservation Corp.
  • Dime Savings Bank of Williamsburgh
  • Fordham Bedford Housing Corporation
  • Fordham University
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • New Settlement Apartments
  • OCV Architects
  • PWB Management Corp.
  • John Van Bomel, Esq.

Growler Supporters 

  • Benchmark Title Agency, LLC
  • Jim Buckley & Joan Gasser

  • A.S.K. Construction, Inc.
  • Brooklyn Mechanical HTG Corp.
  • Koch Group & Company, LLP
  • Jim Mitchell
  • New York  Community Bank
  • Edward O’Brien
  • Signature Bank
  • Skyline I LLC
  • Tryax Realty Management, Inc.
  • Workforce Housing Group
  • Yougie Iron Works

Pint Supporters 

  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • BNY Mellon
  • The Clarke Family

  • DeLutri Landscaping
  • Elegance Contracting Corp.
  • Emigrant Mortgage Company 
  • Sandra Erickson Real Estate, Inc.
  • Forsyth Street Advisors, LLC
  • Housing Partnership Development Corp.
  • LotInfo, LLC
  • Joe Muriana & Annelen Madigan
  • MKD Irrigation Corp.
  • Monadnock Construction, Inc.
  • Ridgewood Savings Bank
  • Spring Bank
  • USA Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus
  • Elizabeth & Robert Strojan 
  • UNHP Staff
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