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.
Parade Applications for Memorial Day and July 4th Parades Click here for Application
Join us on May 30th to celebrate our veterans at the UCD annual Memorial Day parade. The parade will begin on Genesee Street South Utica (in front of St. Elizabeth Medical Center) and will travel north on Genesee St., and then turn right on to the Memorial Parkway and end at the Parkway Recreation Center.Find Out More
Join us for our July Fourth after-party in Proctor Park! There will be food, vendors, bounce houses, music and fireworks!Find Out More
Join us for the First Annual UCD Motorcycle Ride.
More details to come!Find Out More
The Utica Center for Development (UCD) is asking that you consider donating all of your unwanted textile items to us. All donations stay local, and nothing goes to waste. All donations are separated and sorted through by our staff and volunteers. Useable items are distributed throughout our area to assist those in need and unusable items are recycled. All the proceeds stay local to help build more affordable housing for our nation's veterans.To distinguish us from the non-local agencies our bins are blue.
We will accept all useable and non-useable materials. These incudes linens, towels, pillows, blankets, even mixed matched socks. Help those in need and help the environment by keeping your unwanted items out of our landfills.
Donations can be dropped off at our main facility located at 726 Washington St. or in any of our donation bids placed at the following locations. With more to follow:Call (315) 765-0975 ext. 202
|Utica Center For Development||726 Washington St. Utica, NY 13502|
|Rebuilding CNY Reuse Store||494 French Rd. Utica, NY 13502|
|Harley Davidson of Utica||4870 Commercial Dr. New York Mills, NY 13471|
|Family Advocacy Center||5639 Walker Rd. Deerfield, NY 13502|
|Lean R. Roberts Legion Post 161||9550 Depot St. Holland Patent, NY 13354|
|Rome VFW Post 2246||315 N. Washington St. Rome, NY 13440|
|Sylvan Beach Post 1153||703 Clifford Ave, PO Box 412, Sylvan Beach, NY 13157|
|Oriskany Legion Post 1448||7908 State Rt. 69 Oriskany, NY 13424|
|Utica Legion Post 229||409 Herkimer Rd. Utica, NY 13502|
|Verona VFW Post 6811||4928 Spring Rd. Verona, NY 13478|
|Sherrill American Legion Post 230||168 E Seneca St. Sherrill, NY 13461|
|St. Bernard's Church||199 Stafford Ave Waterville, NY 13480|
|Nothin Fancy Café||10 Ruth St. Vernon, NY 13476|
|Herkimer VFW Post 4195||131 Mohawk St. Herkimer, NY 13350|
|Whitestown Legion Post 1113||110 Main St. Whitesbero, NY 13492|
|Clarks Mills Legion Post 26||7683 Main St. Clark Mills, NY 13321|
|Clinton VFW||49 Franklin Ave Clinton, NY 13323|
|Waterville Legion||8083 State Rt. 20 Waterville, NY 13480|
Our Catskills location will be temporarily closed on Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays until further notice.
“Coach Wilson is the founder of Wilson’s Cops and Kids at the Den located in the Utica Center for Development. Through this program, Coach and officers from the Utica Police department teach youth not only what to do inside the ring and outside the ring as well. Wilson's Cops & Kids is a free non-profit boxing gym that focuses on providing a safe atmosphere for local youths to learn the fundamentals of boxing....
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.
The Utica Center for Development (UCD) is asking that you consider donating all of your unwanted textile items to us. All donations stay local, and nothing goes to waste. All donations are separated and sorted through by our staff and volunteers. Useable items are distributed throughout our area to assist those in need and unusable items are recycled. All the proceeds stay local to help build more affordable housing for our nation's veterans...