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Call for Volunteers and Donations for UHSC Urban Gardening Initiative

The United Human Service Center, UHSC urban and farming initiative is still looking for volunteers and supply donations. The garden is located at 1809 W 51st Street in Back of the Yards neighborhood. UHSC is in need of the following: Lawn Mower, Weed Whacker, Compost and Soil, Seeds, Wheel Barrows, Watering Holes, Tiller, Shovels, Thatch […]

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Local youth volunteer to promote healthy living

Every Tuesday people from all over the neighborhood start lining up at 6 a.m. at the United Human Services Center. They wait for as long as four hours until the food pantry officially opens. From 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., volunteers along with Godwin and Veronica Akpan feed 150 to 200 families. Even before opening, […]