Director’s Blog

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Nov

News from Urban Community Outreach

By Cherry Bush, Operations Manager Greetings from the Drop-in Center! Thank you for the wonderful donations that helped us feed our 395 homeless friends and families struggling to make ends […]

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Aug

Director’s Blog, August 1

“When asked if my cup is half full or half empty, my only response is that I am happy to have a cup” – Sam Lefkowitz UCO is back. We […]

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Jul

Director’s Blog, July 18

Gratitude[ˈɡradəˌt(y)o͞od]NOUNThe quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. We are grateful for summer days, our clients and you.  UCO is closed for deep cleaning […]

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Jun

June 6 Update

“Small Acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world” – Howard Zinn The sun has been shining on UCO and our Sunday clients as they have enjoyed delicious ” […]

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May

May 23 Update

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others” – Mahatma Gandhi  Last Sunday was one of those perfect days in May with gorgeous sunshine […]

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May

May 9 Update

May started with beautiful weather and a visit from Nurse Anne. Our clients love to stop and visit, get advice and pick up vitamins and other goodies. Mel outdid herself […]

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Apr

April 11 Update

Spring is in full swing with warm sunny days. UCO is staying busy serving over 280 meals over the past two weeks. Mel and Pok created an incredible meal for […]

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Mar

March 28 Update

“I believe in kindness. Also in mischief. Also in singing, especially when singing is not necessarily prescribed.” Mary Oliver There is a lot of singing in the UCO kitchen these […]

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Mar

March 14 Update

“Hope sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.” – Helen Keller March started with a beautiful Sunday, warm and sunny. Nurse Anne joined us to dispense wisdom, […]

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