Utica Center for Development Inc.
We are a local non-profit agency whose focus is assisting Veteran's and their families. In addition, we help individuals by restoring hope and promise in their lives through our community programs.
We hope to see you there,UCD staff
The Youth Boxing program is open to all youth ages of 8–18 and operates Monday through Thursday from 4pm to 6pm in our boxing gym. This program is intended to assist youth with becoming more physically fit, disciplined, and healthy. A major goal of the Youth Boxing program is combat the ever-increasing rates childhood obesity and street violence.
This program offers food to those in need throughout Central New York. Three years ago Chief Russel Brooks asked the UCD if space was avaliable to house The Food Bank. After working together to convert space at the UCD they now have a permanent home within the walls of the Utica location.
If you enter the front doors of the Utica office, you will find yourself in a beautiful art filled room known as the Bunker Café. The café is open and welcomes the public. At this time the café offers great Green Mountain Coffee and light fare. There are computers for public use and well as free Wi-Fi. The future holds an expanded menu for the café.