Op-Eds

…us to “open things up again” and have a “return to normalcy.” That will not happen anytime soon — not here in East Harlem where I live and work, and…

November 6, 2019

November 6, 2019

…and won new business helping Metropolitan Hospital develop a portion of its website to promote new services the hospital is rolling out in the community. “Without Buy Local East Harlem,…

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

Community Leaders team up to provide meals to Metropolitan Hospital employees responding to COVID-19 pandemic EAST HARLEM ELECTED OFFICIALS, DEVELOPERS, RESTAURANTS AND COMMUNITY LEADERS TEAM UP TO PROVIDE MEALS TO

Summer 2020 Newsletter

without ever pausing services. This would not have been possible without our team’s selflessness and dedication to their job. “I’m in a high-risk category for coronavirus, so I have some…

April 24, 2014

April 24, 2014

…that killed eight people and displaced dozens. Individuals were collecting donations and money but there was confusion about where to bring things and whom to send money to. Nocenti said…

August 28, 2017

August 28, 2017

…La Placita at La Marqueta (Park Avenue and 116th Street), including a domino tournament, and Old School Jam Mix, which brought a DJ into the community to play hits from…

Senior Staff

  David Nocenti Executive Director David became the Executive Director of Union Settlement in January 2009. He has served as a top advisor to three Governors, including as Counsel to

October 7, 2020

October 7, 2020

…particularly pleased and honored to have been asked to join the Board of Directors at this time when Union Settlement is uniquely situated to support the community-wide response to meet…

November 8, 2018

November 8, 2018

…East 109 Street) complimentary breakfast, prizes and a group tour to encourage the community to shop locally. Holiday Markets (Saturdays November 24-December 22, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, La Marqueta,…

October 27, 2020

October 27, 2020

…by 96th Street to the south, 142nd Street to the north, Fifth Avenue to the west, the East River and Harlem River to the east, and includes Randall’s Island, Ward’s…