Columbia High School Varsity Pep Rally at Unity Sunshine

Students from Columbia High School’s Varsity Football team volunteered at the Unity Sunshine Program’s Albany location for a pep rally in anticipation of Super Bowl 50 this weekend. Children in the program, ranging in ages from 3-5 were treated to mock training drills, football cheers and chants. The children also had fun making football themed… more

Family Zumba Night a Hit!

Zumba for Parents and Children at Unity Sunshine Program It was cold outside but warm inside as we zumba’d our way to fun and fitness! Thanks to Zumba instructor Geraldine Reed, children at Unity Sunshine Program and their families enjoyed a free Zumba class. Kids love to dance and parents love an activity the whole family can… more

Unity Sunshine Program featured on News Channel 10

Children in the Unity Sunshine program got two surprises last week:  a visit from Santa Claus and TV cameras. A crew from News Channel 10 stopped by to see our jolly friend from the North Pole as he visited Unity Sunshine program classrooms. Each child had the opportunity to meet Santa. All children received an… more

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Each year the Big Man in red (and sometimes his wife) visit the children at Unity House’s Unity Sunshine Program. It’s a great day celebrating this cultural icon. Each child receives a book (Santa loves to read- and not just lists!). It’s a great day in the Unity Sunshine Program classrooms and everyone has a… more

Love Thy Neighbor!

That’s the name of the South Troy mini-festival dedicated to Joseph’s House & Shelter. On Saturday, December 5th supporters, including staff and friends from Unity House’s Unity Sunshine Program, met up at the Hill St. Inn location of Joseph’s House and Shelter for what turned out to be a great day. It was a fun filled… more

Unity Sunshine Program staff and friends at Winter Walk

Staff and friends from Unity House’s Unity Sunshine Program will be walking with Joseph’s House & Shelter at their annual Winter Walk. The Walk is a family-friendly affair meant to raise awareness of the issue of homelessness. It’s held on a cold day to serve as a reminder of some of the struggles people who are… more

Adorable Halloween Celebrations at Unity Sunshine

The Unity Sunshine Program had a great day for Halloween, including an outdoor sidewalk parade, a visit to Senior Citizen friends, and very creative staff dressed up for this fun day.  See more in our photo gallery.  

Unity Sunshine Daycare and Preschool Community Calendar

Childcare program offers free afternoon and evening social activities for parents and children With three locations- two in downtown Troy and one in Albany, the Unity Sunshine Program has plenty of opportunities to socialize. Parents and guardians can choose from a variety of family friendly activities such as zumba, bingo, crafts, story time and more. These informal… more

SEFCU Hosts Carnival for Unity Sunshine Children and their Families

It was cold, but fun! SEFCU hosted the Fall Carnival for the children and families of the Unity Sunshine Program. The program, which has three locations- two in Troy and one in downtown Albany, serves children ages 6 weeks to 5 years of age. The Carnival featured pony rides, bounce houses, crafts & snacks, a… more

Carnival postponed due to rain

The carnival planned for Unity Sunshine kids has been postponed due to rain. Tentatively rescheduled for Friday October 2nd. Many thanks again to SEFCU for sponsoring our carnival for all the kids in our Unity Sunshine Program.   Were you signed up to volunteer and not sure if you can make the rescheduled date? Contact our… more