Founded in 2015, UA3 is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization driven to make lasting improvements in underserved aspects of our communities through youth empowerment, education, health and mental health awareness, socio-economic opportunities, and channeling resources to those in need. UA3 strives to accomplish these goals through partnerships with public and private sectors, educational institutions, and community service organizations. In response to the COVID - 19 pandemic, UA3 established the Community First Pantry in the Lower East Side. Since then, we have distributed more than $10 million worth of food, 400,000 hand sanitizers, and 6 million masks across all five boroughs. Please support us in combating food and PPE insecurities in our vulnerable NYC communities by...
Our next event will be with Murals For Good at a mural unveiling! There will be a host of activities, food, drink, and community members. Come join us at our pantry for a day of celebration!
Join UA3 in Improving
Lives for All
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UA3 is Leading the Way to Feed NYC
...with Hard Work and Compassion.
Our team is Working Day and Night to Assist Our Neighbors.
BUILDING A NONPROFIT THAT GIVES IT ALL FOR THE COMMUNITY
UA3 volunteers make a positive difference in our communities.
We go to where our help is needed the most.
One Step at a Time
Feeding our frontline workers and those who work for us all.
Join us, get on board to do the right thing.
It's not just a slogan
It's our Mission.
Our food pantry in the Lower East Side has been providing urgent food distriubtion to New York City residents in need since March 2020.
We need your support to continue.