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CALENDAR

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

This first class of two meetings includes an introduction to legal requirements, realtors, Green jobs | Green New York energy efficiency prorams, and closing preparations. 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 $75 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Maru (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Sep
1
Thu
Back 2 School @ the Kirkland
Sep 1 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Get a Healthy start back to the school year with RUPCO, CCE & FidelisCare
* Pick up a backpack with school supplies.
* Learn about local after-school opportunities that your child can join.
* Enter for a chance to win $$$ for school shopping
* Cooking and nutrition demonstrations

Enter our essay contest: “How I would improve my community”
Four age groups
Grades: K-2, 3-6, 7-9, 10-12

Prizes include gift cards and super supplies basket

Please submit entries by:
Friday August 26th by 4pm
Aten: Kim Mapes
289 Fair Street
Kingston, NY 12401

Sep
5
Mon
RUPCO Offices Closed in observance of Labor Day
Sep 5 all-day
Sep
7
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Sep 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 Maru (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Sep
14
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Class: Part 1 @ The Kirkland
Sep 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 $75 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Maru (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Sep
19
Mon
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Sep 19 @ 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 Maru (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

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

This first class of two meetings includes an introduction to legal requirements, realtors, Green jobs | Green New York energy efficiency prorams, and closing preparations. 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 $75 for the two-part series. Please RSVP to Maru (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Oct
5
Wed
First-time Homebuyer Orientation: Getting Started
Oct 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 Maru (845) 331-9860 ext. 220 or sign up online at http://rupco.org/homeownership-need-help-with-homeownership/workshops/

Oct
10
Mon
RUPCO Offices Closed in observance of Columbus Day
Oct 10 all-day
Oct
13
Thu
Community lunch
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Full Calendar

GREEN NEWS

Survey Teams Canvas Midtown Kingston for Community Impact Measurement Study
Collaborative effort collects resident perspective and photo documentation of neighborhood changes, marking a moment in time for future comparison. Over the next two weeks, neighborhood youth are »
2016 New Permanent Housing Bonus Funding Announcement
Ulster County, NY, August 1, 2016 -- The Ulster County Continuum of Care (UCCoC) announces the availability of funds through HUD's Continuum of Care annual competition. Ulster County receives over »

SUCCESS STORIES

Safe & Sound in Fallsburg

With the help of NeighborWorks America, RUPCO put its $128,500 to work.

See 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.