UPAC Neighborhood Enterprise Center features five separate entities within the center, all created with the purpose of achieving social and economic sustainability.
- Kitchen Creations a state of the art commercial kitchen where clients can learn all aspects of culinary arts and a catering business, while local small business owners and the public can rent the kitchen for a nominal fee.
- The Neighborhood Café is a place where the items made by UPAC clients in Kitchen Creations can be sold and the revenue generated helps program sustainability. In addition, clients can learn customer relations, money management and marketing skills.
- Product Design & Print serves as the print shop for UPAC’s Youth Business Enterprise program to design, create, market and sell their products.
- The Technology Center is equipped with computers, internet access, and copy and fax machine for clients and residents to use for a nominal fee.
- The Community Gathering Place provides a multi-purpose space to host events, educational meetings, cultural and ethnic activities and the public can rent it for a nominal fee.
MASTER Gathering Place Application