Starting in September.

Outreach is essential to our identification as a community. Add your service to ours us as we do our part to satisfy needs all around.


In 2019, the Urban Outreach Center of NYC was granted independent, non-profit status (after being a part of the Jan Hus Presbyterian Church — now Avenue Church NYC — mission for 35 years).

In September 2020, the UOCNYC will operate from its beautiful new 5,000 square foot home in the lower level of our building at 1745 1ST Ave. The UOC will offer mail distribution, clothing, a resource/jobs center and food pantry. Learn more at www.UOCNYC.org and @UOCNYC


During the COVID-19 crisis, hunger doesn't take a break so neither does UOCNYC.



Grab and Go

Community Dinner

1745 1st Avenue (between 90th and 91st):

5:00 pm - hot meals and pantry bags


Wednesdays and Fridays

Grab and Go

Food Pantry, Clothing + Hygiene Basics, and Mail Distribution

1745 1st Avenue

9am to 1pm


UOCNYC is not able to distribute clothes during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Service Saturdays

Starting October, the First Saturday of each month at 10:00 am

Join this growing group of game changers on a rotating schedule of service projects like, cleaning up the East River, preparing lunches for folks who need them most, turning over an Urban Garden... you get the idea.



Email Jordan Tarwater to sign up or learn more about the next event!


Next Generation Outreach

Help us form our next project

Want to make a difference? Connect with enthusiastic people just like you who share a commitment to social justice and creating powerful communities. Bring your dedication and talent and together we will identify and launch our next life-transforming  project!