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CALENDAR

May
31
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Class: Part 2 @ The Kirkland
May 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This first class of two meetings includes an introduction to home purchasing, lender relationships, pre and post-closing rehabilitation to the home, and insurance. Food and refreshments will be served. These classes are sponsored in part by RUPCO, NeighborWorks America and local banks such as M&T Bank, Rhinebeck Bank, and Ulster Savings Bank.

This three-hour session places you on the path to homeownership and is required if you are seeking grant assistance through RUPCO and certain banks. Cost is $99 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Jun
5
Mon
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s Homeownership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Jun
14
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Class: Part 1 @ The Kirkland
Jun 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This first class of two meetings includes an introduction to home purchasing, lender relationships, pre and post-closing rehabilitation to the home, and insurance. Food and refreshments will be served. These classes are sponsored in part by RUPCO, NeighborWorks America and local banks such as M&T Bank, Rhinebeck Bank, and Ulster Savings Bank.

This three-hour session places you on the path to homeownership and is required if you are seeking grant assistance through RUPCO and certain banks. Cost is $99 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Jun
21
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s Homeownership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Jun
26
Mon
First-time Homebuyer Class: Part 2 @ The Kirkland
Jun 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This first class of two meetings includes an introduction to home purchasing, lender relationships, pre and post-closing rehabilitation to the home, and insurance. Food and refreshments will be served. These classes are sponsored in part by RUPCO, NeighborWorks America and local banks such as M&T Bank, Rhinebeck Bank, and Ulster Savings Bank.

This three-hour session places you on the path to homeownership and is required if you are seeking grant assistance through RUPCO and certain banks. Cost is $99 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Jul
10
Mon
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s Homeownership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Jul
26
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s Homeownership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Aug
7
Mon
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s Homeownership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Aug
16
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Class: Part 1 @ The Kirkland
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This first class of two meetings includes an introduction to home purchasing, lender relationships, pre and post-closing rehabilitation to the home, and insurance. Food and refreshments will be served. These classes are sponsored in part by RUPCO, NeighborWorks America and local banks such as M&T Bank, Rhinebeck Bank, and Ulster Savings Bank.

This three-hour session places you on the path to homeownership and is required if you are seeking grant assistance through RUPCO and certain banks. Cost is $99 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Aug
23
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This orientation class is the first step to joining RUPCO’s Homeownership Program. The hour-long information session outlines the HomeOwnership Center’s programs and the path to homeownership. FREE. Please RSVP to Jess (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/


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SUCCESS STORIES

First Name Jogger,
Last Name John
Jogger John, Woodstock Commons resident, vulnerable elder now benefits from supportive senior housing
Supportive housing is the solution for Jogger John, Woodstock Commons resident. View his life’s journey in this short-form documentary by Kayleigh Griffith and Claudia Canales.

Newburgh: Building Community One Home at a Time
Ward 1 Councilmember Karen Mejia's Hope for Newburgh

RUPCO and partners Newburgh Community Land Bank, Safe Harbors of the Hudson, the City of Newburgh and NYS Homes & Community Renewal focus on the change at hand for the historic East End.

Safe & Sound in Fallsburg
With the help of NeighborWorks America, RUPCO put its $128,500 to work. Watch this inspirational story.

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Steve S.

RUPCO’s HOPWA program has given Steve S. a place to call home. Read Steve’s inspirational story.

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Avigayil Landsman

RUPCO has allowed Avigayil to live comfortably, without compromise. Read Avigayil’s inspirational story.

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Gabriel Delgado

RUPCO has opened many doors for Gabriel.  Read Gabriel’s inspirational story.

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Theresa Handleman

Step by Step, RUPCO’s FSS program helps people build lives. Read Theresa’s inspirational story.