Showing entries tagged with: refuge-house

March 11, 2014

Bronx Builds “Characters”

by UNHP
UNHP had the opportunity to file taxes for some long-time Bronx residents, who shared a slice of their life history and good humor.
March 3, 2014

UNHP Tax Expertise Brings Sighs of Relief

by UNHP
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.
February 24, 2014

​UNHP Takes Tax Prep on the Road

by UNHP
In addition to our tax days held at the Northwest Bronx Resource Center at Refuge House, UNHP takes our free tax prep program on the road to accommodate Bronx seniors living in local partner senior housing developments. The senior or HUD 202 Housing offers affordable, independent-living rental units for low income senior citizens. UNHP partners with Rose Hill Apartments, Serviam Gardens, Edison Arms and Msgr. Fiorentino Apartments.
August 1, 2013

Looking Back at UNHP’s 2013 Tax Season

by UNHP
Volunteers, Partners, Funders and our Neighbors join together for a great tax season in the Northwest Bronx!
May 15, 2013

UNHP Time + Attention = Extra Credit and Money for Tax Client

by UNHP
UNHP tax volunteers bring awareness about credits and deductions to clients.
April 18, 2013

Student Mom Earns Three Credits

by UNHP
​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.
March 13, 2013

Local Union Brings a Trio of Tax Clients to UNHP

by 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.
February 20, 2013

Meet One of Our Tax Clients!

by UNHP
Bronx grandmother stays healthy and financially fit!

“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