Welcome to the Urban Erie Community Development Corporation. We are a progressive organization who intends to change communities one person at a time. We are focused on building communities by providing services that have real meaning to people just like you.
UECDC provides free quality educational programing including: career counseling, community cultural events, neighborhood gardens, youth programs, Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language (ESL) and General Education Development courses.
Walking In Black History Trip 2013
Walking In Black History is a Non-Violence Tolerance Educational Program. Every June, the Urban Erie Community Development Corporation /E.F. Smith Quality of Life Learning Center takes about 40 students from Erie, PA to Selma, Tuskegee, Montgomery, Alabama & Atlanta, Georgia to learn about the Civil Rights Movement...Learn More: www.dvam.nl
Adult Learner Programs
Our Adult Basic Education classes provide remedial one-on-one education assistance for untraditional students working towards gaining technical language and math skills geared for specific types of employment. Classes run weekdays 9-12pm.
The IMPACT Afterschool program is a mentoring and learning program focused on integrating refugee youths into Erie public, charter and private schools. The mission of IMPACT Afterschool is to increase participants’ academic performance to levels at or above their peers, meet the standards set for their grade level, inspire students about their future while cultivating an atmosphere of fellowship and learning. The program runs 2:30-5:00 Monday through Fridays during the school year.
Job seekers work with our employment specialist to improve their employability in the areas of resume writing, attendance, louboutin pumps, interpersonal communication, safety and other work related issues.