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It’s Erie Gives Day 2017!!

It’s Erie Gives Day!! From 8am to 8pm today, please support the Union City Family Support Center with an online gift. Your gift will be matched by a prorated donation from both the Erie Community Foundation AND the Union City Community Foundation. Simply click on the link below and choose the Union City Family Support Center and make your gift! Its that easy.
Your help on Erie Gives Day will support our Supported Playgroups—a supported learning playgroup for children in grades birth to K entry.  Parents too participate, learning ways to help their children learn through play. This program is unique in our area and there is a lot of excitement around it.
Help us get this program off to a great start by making your online donation on Erie Gives Day!
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The UCFSC’s Camp S.M.I.L.E. Makes its 2017 Debut!

The Union City Family Support Center’s Camp S.M.I.L.E. made its debut this week, with kids of all ages enjoying parachute games, and a presentation made by a guest speaker from the Erie County Conservation District! Thank you to everyone who has supported Camp this year, to the counselors and junior counselors, and to the kids for making the first week of camp a resounding success. More updates to come as Camp progresses!




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Kinship Care Summer Picnic!

Save the date! On Sunday, August 13th Barb’s Care-A-Lot (3880 Davison Road, Harborcreek, PA 16421) will be hosting a Free Kinship Care Summer Picnic for grandparents and other family caregivers who are raising children! Food (Hot dogs, lemonade, iced tea, water, and corn on the cob) as well as silverware and plates will be provided, but please bring a snack or dish to share! There will be many kid-friendly activities including crafts, hayrides, swimming, and gem mining in the creek!

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The YMCA is Offering Free Meals Across the County for Kids 2 – 18!

The YMCA will be offering free meals throughout the County June 12th through August 18th for children 2 – 18 years old. No registration is required. Locations are at:
~Community of Caring-Dayana House-261 East 21st St.: 11 am – 1 pm
~Downtown YMCA – 31 West 10th Street.: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
~Friendship Baptist Church – 1719 Cascade Street.: 5 – 6 pm
~Girard Borough Park – 34 Main Street West: 4 – 5 pm (Food and Fun Bus)
~Granada Apartments – 1717 Kuntz Road.: 2 – 3 pm (Food and Fun Bus)
~Hillcrest Church – 12921 Dundon Road Edinboro: 12 – 1 pm
~Lake City Dwellings – 215 East 16th Street: 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
~MLK Center – 4th and Chestnut Street: 5 – 6 pm
~Parade Street Commons 314 East 20th Street: 12 – 1 pm (Saturdays only)
~Pfeiffer Burleigh School – 235 East 11th Street: 8 – 9 am and 12:15 – 1:15 pm (Food and Fun Bus)
~Union City Elementary School – 91 Miles Street Union City: 12 – 1 pm
~Union City Estates – 61 Parade Street #101 Union City: 12:15 – 1:15 pm

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5th Annual Family Resource Fair – August 25th


Save the date! The 5th annual Family Resource Fair is happening August 25th from 11 am to 3 pm at the John F. Kennedy Center, 2021 East 20th Street, Erie, PA 16510. This fair includes access to over 50 local social service agencies, free medical screenings, and door prizes, as well as the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a wide range of agencies. Kid friendly!