United Community Housing Coalition (UCHC) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, which provides comprehensive housing assistance to Detroit’s low-income residents.
Since 1973, the organization has worked with tenants, homesteaders, homeowners, the homeless and community organizations, rebuilding neighborhoods and providing affordable housing, religious, civil rights, labor and housing advocacy to improve, preserve and expand affordable housing opportunities for low-income Detroiters.
Today, the organization is primarily focused on the following areas of work: landlord tenant legal counseling, housing placement, tenant organizing, and tax and mortgage foreclosure prevention.
Services are provided to income-eligible families and individuals free of charge.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 | 5:30 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Bring a gift for a child, a check to help us buy gifts, yourself, and a friend! (A friend will be provided if one is not available)
We welcome and appreciate new or handmade gifts appropriate for anyone under 18, seniors, and disabled persons. Please, no “used” items.
This is the 10th year that UCHC has sponsored the Annual Christmas Project and the 31st year that UCHC has been involved in the event. Simply put, we try to assist particularly needy or recently homeless clients enjoy the holiday season by providing gifts for the children and seniors and sharing dinner with the family. No grant funds are involved in the project. All expenses are covered by volunteer staff and donors (such as yourself). UCHC is a non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.
Light food, soft drinks and coffee will be provided. There will be a cash bar for other beverages.
PLEASE JOIN US FOR THIS SPECIAL EVENING AND HELP US GIVE A KID A NICE CHRISTMAS!
This is your chance to be Santa Claus, Kris Kringle, St. Nick or the transformed Mr. Scrooge for a needy family. Don’t miss the opportunity!
If you cannot join us, but would like to be involved, please consider making an online donation. Click here for details