Event Update

First East Harlem Nights Postponed

We regret to inform you that this week’s East Harlem Nights will be canceled due to the worsening air conditions in New York City. The well-being of our community is our utmost concern, and we want to avoid endangering anyone’s health. We have rescheduled the event for next Friday, June 16th, and eagerly anticipate your presence on that day.
June 16th, 23rd, and 30th at 237 E 104th Street.


Meet Dr. Darlene Williams, Chief Executive Officer

Union Settlement is pleased to introduce our new Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Darlene Williams. Dr. Williams has spent her career serving and uplifting underrepresented New York City communities and brings over two decades of nonprofit executive leadership experience to Union Settlement. We look forward to building a stronger organization and support system to better serve East Harlem.

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In the News

East Harlem Couple Helping NYCHA Community Thrive

Award-winning journalist Monica Morales of PIX11 visited our Corsi center and shared the beautiful story of Nancy and Pedro and their commitment to our community.

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Spring Gala

Heart and Soul Gala

Save the date for our upcoming Heart + Soul Gala, a special night to celebrate the vibrancy of East Harlem and the work of Union Settlement.

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Women's History Month

The Covert Health Crisis affecting our Community

Stacie Woodland of our Mental Health Dept. studied how food insecurity and early childhood trauma are leading factors of underdiagnosed eating disorders among underserved communities, and calls for mental health professionals to rethink their approach to public health and address the issues at the root of the cause.

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Annual Appeal

2022 Annual Appeal: Join our Family

Thank you for your generosity this holiday season – your donation is critical to support East Harlem residents and services for thousands of families to realize their hopes and dreams.

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Business Development

New Video Series

Check out our new video series Making Your Business Accessible. The four-part series shows how one restaurant ensures all guests can have an enjoyable dining experience.

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Play, Learn, Grow

Early Childhood Education Centers

Enrollment is now open for children 2 – 5 years old at one of our six Early Childhood Education Centers in East Harlem.

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Your support is vital in helping us continue to empower the underserved families in East Harlem.

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Want to join a passionate team making a difference in East Harlem every day? Join our team! Were hiring across our departments.

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Empowering East Harlem Since 1895

Through vital programs, we equip our East Harlem neighbors to better their lives and achieve their dreams.