Ongoing

Apply for the NYC Rent Freeze Program SCRIE/DRIE – Congele su Renta

Seniors and tenants with disabilities call us at (718) 933 2539 for an eligibility appointment

Contact UNHP for a an appointment.

About

This program is for Seniors (over the age of 62) and Disabled Tenants in the Bronx. Staff from the NYC Department of Finance and UNHP are available to answer questions and can screen you to determine if you are eligible.

The longer you are in the program, the greater the benefit. If you enter the program today, continue to renew and meet all eligibility requirements, the current amount you pay for rent today could be the same in 20 years.

Documents you need to apply or renew:

1. ID with proof of age – Driver’s License, IDNYC, birth certificate

2. Proof of 2023 Income – Tax forms or SS award letter

3. Proof of Rent – Current & previous lease

**Section 8 recipients and NYCHA tenants are not eligible.**Renters: Apply for the NYC Rent Freeze Program SCRIE/DRIE

Este programa es para los inquilinos deshabilitados y viejos en el Bronx. Empleados del NYC Departamento de Financieros y UNHP estan disponible para responder a preguntas. Cuanto màs tiempo esté en la program, mayor será el beneficio. Si registrarse para la programa hoy, continua renovar y cumplir con los requisitos de elegibilidad, la cantidad actual que tu pagas hoy para el alquiler podrìa ser tu mismo por 20 años.

Documentos tu necesitas para aplicar o renovar:

1. ID con prueba de edad – como IDNYC o la partido de nacimiento

2. Prueba de ingreso – formularios de impuestos o carta de adjudicaciòn de Seguridad Social

3. Prueba de alquiler – arrendamiento actual y anterior

**Destinatarios de la Sección 8 y NYCHA inquilinos no son elegibles.**

2024 ASK UNHP Zoom Schedule and Registration

May 30, 2024, 04:00 PM NYC Affordable Housing Lottery Review

Jun 27, 2024, 04:00 PM

Jul 25, 2024, 04:00 PM

Aug 29, 2024, 04:00 PM

Register Here

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Jun 27, 2024 04:00 PM

Jul 25, 2024 04:00 PM

Aug 29, 2024 04:00 PM

1:1 Financial Empowerment Session

​Every other Tuesday and select Fridays at the NWBRC by appointment

Call us at (718)933-2539 or email resourcecenter@unhp.org

10am to 6pm

Northwest Bronx Resource Center at Refuge House 2715 Bainbridge Avenue Please, no walk-ins By appointment only

About

Free 1:1 Financial Empowerment Session

Personal Finance Coaching Session with ARIVA.  Meet with a certified Financial Coach to address your most pressing personal finance issues to:

  • improve your credit score so you can rent an apartment, buy a home, get good loan rates
  • create a realistic budget that helps create savings
  • better understand your Bank accounts and how to reduce fees
  • take concrete steps towards a financial goal – school, housing, retirement, vacation…
  • gain more control over your money
  • address debt issues, including late payments, garnishment, and interest fees

Make an appointment today by emailing resourcecenter@unhp.org or call us at (718) 933-2539

Sesión gratuita de empoderamiento financiero 1:1
Sesión de Coaching en Finanzas Personales con ARIVA. Reúnase con un asesor financiero certificado para abordar sus problemas financieros personales más urgentes para:

*mejore su puntaje crediticio para poder alquilar un apartamento, comprar una casa y obtener buenas tasas de préstamo
*crear un presupuesto realista que ayude a generar ahorros
*Comprenda mejor sus cuentas bancarias y cómo reducir las tarifas.
*tomar medidas concretas hacia una meta financiera: escuela, vivienda, jubilación, vacaciones...
*obtenga más control sobre su dinero
*abordar problemas de deuda, incluidos pagos atrasados, embargos y cargos por intereses

Envíenos un correo electrónico a resourcecenter@unhp.org o llame al (718) 933-2539 para hacer una cita

Upcoming

Bronx People’s Credit Union Mobile Branch/La Sucursal Movil de la Cooperativa de Ahorro y Credito Federal del Pueblo del Bronx
Thursday, June 20, 2024
11am - 3 pm
Thursday, June 20, 2024

45 West Tremont Avenue

Bronx, NY

About

Come visit the LES People’s Bronx Mobile Credit Union Branch at 45 West Tremont Avenue on 6/20/24! Come and talk to Credit Union staff and find our what a credit union can do for you!

  • Affordable Savings Accounts
  • Credit Builder Loans
  • Credit Repair
  • Free Checking
  • Access to loans
  • ITIN Assistance
  • Many ATM locations

Register for more details/Registrese para mas details

La Sucursal Móvil de la Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito Federal del Pueblo del Bronx

Viernes, Junio 20, 11 AM – 3 PM

  • Cuentas de Ahorros Asequible
  • Préstamos personales con interés bajo
  • Préstamos para establecer Crédito Acceso a 30,000+ ATMs gratis (incluyendo en la mayoría de McDonald’s)

¡Cuentas de cheques gratis!

Reparación de Crédito

Ayuda con la aplicación del ITIN (Numero asignado por el IRS)

Asesoramiento Financiero

Past

College Financial Aid 101 for Bronx Students & Families on Zoom
Wednesday, March 6, 2024
Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Virtual Zoom Event Registration link to join

Zoom link

About

  • Hosted by Fordham Bedford Community Services College Prep Program and UNHP, this Zoom presentation offered by Columbia University Financial Aid Department is for Bronx students planning for college and their families – no matter what college you are considering or how far away that decision is! The presentation will cover:
  • Basics of Financial Aid
  • The Components of the Cost of College
  • Paying for College
  • Timelines for applying for Aid 
  • Types of financial and student aid
  • Scholarship search information

This program will be available for college bound students and parents in English. Questions can be asked in the chat and at the end in both English and Spanish.

All are welcome to attend, and pre-registration is required. The workshop is free and registration is required.  Register at this link to obtain the Zoom link https://us02web.zoom.us/meetin…

First-Time Homebuyer Workshop/Taller para compradores de vivienda por primera vez with UNHP & Valley National Bank
Saturday, March 16, 2024
10am to 3pm
Saturday, March 16, 2024

Serviam Hall 2848 Bainbridge Avenue Bronx, NY

About

UNHP & Valley National Bank invite interested first-time homebuyers to this bilingual day-long workshop that will provide a morning overview of the homebuying process, including a review of terms and closing fees, special grants, debt-to-income ratio, and minimum credit score. The afternoon session will be focused on income, including non-W-2 workers and those with fluctuating income, and a look at taxes and P&L.  There will be an opportunity for people to meet with a loan officer 1:1 for a conversation and an estimate of what they can afford.

Before the workshop, contact UNHP at (718)933-3102 to set up an appointment with a free financial coach to obtain your credit report and reveiw your home-buyer readiness.

Lunch provided

RSVP resourcecenter@unhp.org or by phone (718)933-3102 RSVP Form https://docs.google.com/forms/…

UNHP y Valley National Bank invitan a los compradores de vivienda por primera vez interesados ​​a este taller bilingüe de un día de duración que brindará una descripción general matutina del proceso de compra de una vivienda, incluida una revisión de los términos y tarifas de cierre, subvenciones especiales, relación deuda-ingresos y requisitos mínimos. puntuación de crédito. La sesión de la tarde se centrará en los ingresos, incluidos los trabajadores que no tienen W-2 y aquellos con ingresos fluctuantes, y se analizará los impuestos y las pérdidas y ganancias. Habrá una oportunidad para que las personas se reúnan con un oficial de préstamos 1:1 para conversar y obtener una estimación de lo que pueden pagar.

Antes del taller, comuníquese con UNHP al (718)933-3102 para programar una cita con un asesor financiero gratuito para obtener su informe crediticio y revisar su preparación como comprador de vivienda.

Almuerzo proporcionado

Confirme su asistencia a Resourcecenter@unhp.org o por teléfono (718)933-3102

Here Comes the Sun! UNHP’s 2024 Fundraiser
Thursday, April 18, 2024
5 - 8pm
Thursday, April 18, 2024

Serviam Hall 2848 Bainbridge Avenue Bronx, NY Cars and pedestrians should enter via the Security gate on Bainbridge Avenue. There is limited on-site parking and Serviam Hall is within 4-6 blocks of the D train and Metro North Stations at Bedford Park Boulevard.

About

Join UNHP at Serviam Hall in the Bronx on Thursday, April 18th for our Here Comes the Sun Fundraiser to celebrate the installation of solar photo voltaic arrays on seven of UNHP’s affordable housing buildings as well as our recent mission-driven work to create and preserve affordable housing and bring resources of our Bronx community. The celebration will offer Latino bites from the Chocobar, a fourth-generation establishment with roots in Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and the South Bronx, nonstop sun songs from VMV Entertainment, and sparkling company all at Serviam Hall on Fordham Bedford Housing Corporation’s beautiful senior citizen affordable housing Serviam campus.

Serviam Hall
2848 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY
Cars and pedestrians should enter via the Security gate on Bainbridge Avenue.
There is limited on-site parking and Serviam Hall is within 4-6 blocks of the D train and Metro North Stations at Bedford Park Boulevard.

We welcome your support and attendance! Sponsors receive tickets to the event, and recognition at the event, on our website, social media, and communications.  Sponsorship and ticket levels can be found on our event blog post.

Contact Cathy Clarke for more information at clarke@unhp.org or text 914 584 2503

You can donate online, mail us a check, or pay by Venmo @unhpbronx