Showing entries tagged with: income

March 3, 2014

UNHP Tax Expertise Brings Sighs of Relief

Veronica and Mavis were both in a despairing frame of mind about their financial struggles. One woman facing eviction and the other worried about how she was going to pay her tax bill, came to UNHP to file their taxes for free and breathed a sigh of relief with the results.
August 1, 2013

Looking Back at UNHP’s 2013 Tax Season

Volunteers, Partners, Funders and our Neighbors join together for a great tax season in the Northwest Bronx!
April 30, 2013

Last Year’s News Story, This Year’s Success Story!

“I never want to deal with that kind of experience again - It was awful - I say watch out!”
April 18, 2013

Student Mom Earns Three Credits

​Nicole earns $15,000 as a part-time evening receptionist, goes to school during the day and takes care of her energetic 3 year old son.
April 10, 2013

Former UNHP Intern and MSNBC Host, Chris Hayes, Highlights Struggles of Low-Wage Workers

Are we moving towards a low-wage economy? In preparation for our May 1st forum, check out some background information on the jobs situation.
March 13, 2013

Local Union Brings a Trio of Tax Clients to UNHP

​Due in part to our proximity to Montefiore Hospital and a mention in the 1199 Union benefits book, we have seen many tax clients who are members of 1199, the healthcare workers union.

“UNHP has emerged as a thought leader on multi-family housing distress-a key issue facing all boroughs of New York City.”

— Rafael E. Cestero - President Community Preservation Corporation and former NYC Housing Commissioner