City Council Approves Affordable Mixed-Use Project In East Harlem

east-harlem-apartmentsThe City Council has voted to approve a 15-story, 400-unit mixed-use development planned at 127 East 107th Street, located on the southern end of East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Join Union Settlement’s Team For The 2016 TCS NYC Marathon!

seitu 4 runHere’s your chance to take part in one of the largest marathon events in the world and fundraise for Union Settlement at the same time! Through our partnership with the TCS NYC Marathon, we can give 10 runners guaranteed entry to this year’s marathon on Sunday, November 6th, 2016. Continue Reading →

4th Annual “Giving Tuesday” Event in East Harlem

union setlement donetionOn Giving Tuesday, Union Settlement Association is giving back to the East Harlem community by passing out free Metrocards to people who agree to pay it forward through at least three acts of kindness or charity. Continue Reading →

East Harlem’s Burton Stephen “Burt” Lancaster

burt lancaster from east harlem1Burton Stephen “Burt” Lancaster (November 2, 1913 – October 20, 1994) was an American film actor noted for his athletic physique, blue eyes, and distinctive smile (which he called “The Grin”). Continue Reading →