Summary of our 2016 Accomplishments

In 2016, we achieved many of our goals and even created new ones. Check out the list below to read what we have been busy with! We received our second grant for $20,000 from the Long Island Community Foundation Took part in a Memorandum of Understanding with Habitat for Humanity…

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Land Banks Offer Hope for Zombie Homes


Nassau County will move to tackle the issue of abandoned properties known as zombie homes with a new land bank to acquire, rehabilitate and sell them.
The county legislature Monday unanimously approved County Executive Edward Mangano’s bill creating the nonprofit corporation, which under state law can buy and spend money on…

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Thank You LICF!

In June 2015, the Long Island Community Foundation provided the Uniondale-CLT with a $20,000 grant in order to hire the organization’s first staff member to assisted the Board in making great strides toward the development of U-CLT’s organization structure. We are extremely grateful to have this opportunity to grow our initiatives and…

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Welcome to Uniondale Community Land Trust

Welcome to the Uniondale Community Land Trust (UCLT) website! With the help of Hofstra University’s Center for Civic Engagement interns, the UCLT has been able to re-design our website. The UCLT’s mission is to utilize cooperative models of leadership and ownership to foster a community renewal, revitalization, integration, and empowerment.…

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