To help families and individuals build wealth and assets through comprehensive programs of sustainable economic, social, and neighborhood development.
Thank you to everyone who came to the 18th Annual Dia de los Muertos on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013.
We have t-shirts from the event FOR SALE at our office- Call 510-535-6900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to place an order.
Prices for Pick-Up at 1900 Fruitvale Ave, Suite 2A
Youth, sizes Small/Medium/Large $5
Adult Small – XXX-Large $10
We can also send you your order; We will charge $3 for shipping & handling.
Your contribution will directly impact the East Bay. Together, we will grow our programs to help more individuals and families attain a successful and secure place in our community through youth and education services and job training. A livable wage will enable them to become first-time homebuyers and long-time neighbors.
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Congratulations to Sofia Navarro, COO, for being voted YNPNsfba’s Nonprofit Professional of the Year! Sofia was honored with this recognition at the YNPNsfba Annual Party on November 14th, 2013. You can read more about the recognition at YNPNsfba’s blog.
- Financial Boot Camp Events & Workshop Services: For Full List Click here http://theunitycouncilhoc.eventbrite.com/
- Thanksgiving Lunch with Fruitvale’s Seniors 11/22/2013 Sign up to volunteer!
The Unity Council believes in a being a sustainable organization, green practices speak directly to our mission. Some of our achievements to date are : Our Fruitvale Transit Village which encourages the use of public transportation. Our Farmer’s Market promoting fresh, organic produce available to our community. Our organics recycling program- which means that every resident, merchant and office at the Village collects their food waste to be industrially composted offsite. Our social enterprise, Peralta Service Corporation, as well as our low-income senior housing property Las Bougainvilleas, are proud to be certified Green Businesses of Alameda County.
Have you heard CEO Chris Iglesias on the radio, or seen his face in your local newspaper? The Unity Council worked with our supporter Wells Fargo on a recent ad campaign, available in newspapers, magazines and radio stations across the Bay Area. Listen to the radio segment here, featuring The Unity Council’s CEO Chris Iglesias and HOC Senior Housing Counselor Carlos Almanza: Wells Fargo-Unity Council Conversations