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Unity Sunshine Program supports Buddy Walk

The Buddy Walk is a community walk to support the educational programs, social services and health resources provided by the Down Syndrome Aim High Resource Center, a division of the Center for Disability Services. Unity House’s Unity Sunshine Program was a proud supporter of the Buddy Walk, forming a team of teachers, therapists and friends to… more

Restyle will be closed this Friday for Troy Night Out

DATE :  Friday, September 25, 2015 TIME(S): Closed LOCATION: Restyle 2431 6th Ave , located in Unity House – Troy N.Y. Unfortunately,  the Restyle store will be closed on this upcoming Friday For  Troy Night Out on September 25, 2015. The store will continue to run on a normal schedule Monday- Friday 10 am.- 4:30 pm.  Restyle  will be open next month for Troy Night Out.

Collar City Clay Guild and Empty Bowls 2015

The tenth annual Empty Bowls project is slated for Sunday, October 4 from noon to 3pm at the Italian Community Center in Troy, NY. Empty Bowls is an international project  to fight hunger, personalized by artists and art organizations on a community level. Local artists handcraft bowls that are then sold through tickets to the event…. more

Unity House invited to Christ Church Block Party

We’ll be there! Sunday, September 20th from 11:30 am – 2 pm at Christ Church for their awesome gathering.  Look for the Unity House table and our wonderful NOEP Coordinator. NOEP stands for Nutrition Outreach & Education Program. It’s brought to our community through our partnership with Hunger Solutions NY. One goal is to help people… more

Hannaford Supermarkets and Times Union Hope Fund Support Summer Camp

Unity House’s Travelling Summer camp program received a $10,000 donation from Hannaford Supermarkets.  The donation is part of a larger sum totaling $80,000 in donations that Hannaford made to eight Capital Region summer programs for at-risk youths as part of a $115,000 donation that targets youth development, child nutrition and student resources. The money will have a tangible… more

Help Unity House by shopping at Ten Thousand Villages in Stuyvesant Plaza

On Sunday, September 27th Ten Thousand Villages in Albany’s Stuyvesant Plaza will host a shopping day to benefit Unity House. Ten Thousand Villages will donate 10% of net proceeds to benefit the programs and services of Unity House. Stop by from noon to 5pm to say hello at the Unity House table, have some coffee… more

Volunteer Information Sessions

The Unity House Volunteer Desk hosts a Volunteer Information Session for new and prospective volunteers.  This one hour session, usually held monthly, consists of a presentation to learn more about Unity House, a tour of Unity House’s Front Door, and a chance to learn about and ask questions about the variety of volunteer opportunities around… more

Unity House to participate in Capital Region AIDS Walk

The 19th annual Capital Region AIDS Walk is set for September 26th in Albany’s Washington Park. The walk, which benefits Capital Region AIDS service organizations and programs, is made up of teams from around the capital district.  The Unity House team is made up of staff and friends from Unit House’s HIV/AIDS services program. For… more

The Buddy Walk- of course Unity Sunshine is involved!

Staff and friends from the Unity Sunshine Program for children have formed a team for the The Buddy Walk, a community walk in Schenectady’s’ Central Park to raise awareness and funds in support of Down Syndrome on Sunday, Septeber 27th. This event, hosted by The Down Syndrome Aim High Resource Center (a division of The… more