UP GROCERY ANNOUNCES ADJUSTMENT OF HOURS RELATED TO THE CORONAVIRUS

Effective March 19, Member Share Grocery Program hours at our three UP Centers located in Orlando, Indian River County and St. Lucie County will transition to be Monday - Saturday, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., with our Orlando and St. Lucie County locations also operating Sundays from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. To streamline our operations to focus on the increased need at our main Indian River UP Center, our satellite grocery program located in South Vero Beach will close at 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 21.

As we continue to focus on serving the community during this increased time of need, our programs remain available to low-income families.

For more details on our response to this ever-changing situation, including the enhanced precautionary measures we are taking to protect every person who steps foot onto each of our campuses, please click here.

In stressful situations, many of our neighbors turn to United Against Poverty for information, direction and reassurance. Now more than ever, we are deeply grateful for your support.

Feb
20
Thu
Breaking the Cycle Lunch and Learn Tour @ United Against Poverty Orlando
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Breaking the Cycle Lunch and Learn Tour @ United Against Poverty Orlando
Please join us for a guided tour, where you’ll get to experience the programs and services provided at our campus, and the opportunity to share your thoughts and feedback! Learn about the state of poverty in our community, and how you can get involved in breaking the cycle of poverty. Lunch will be provided, so come hungry! This is not a fundraiser. Space is limited, RSVP today!
Feb
27
Thu
Community Relations Committee Meeting
Feb 27 @ 10:21 pm – 11:21 pm
Mar
26
Thu
Community Relations Committee Meeting
Mar 26 @ 10:21 pm – 11:21 pm
Apr
9
Thu
Breaking the Cycle Lunch and Learn Tour @ United Against Poverty Orlando - Suite E
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Breaking the Cycle Lunch and Learn Tour @ United Against Poverty Orlando - Suite E
Please join us for a guided tour, where you’ll get to experience the programs and services provided at our campus, and the opportunity to share your thoughts and feedback! Learn about the state of poverty in our community, and how you can get involved in breaking the cycle of poverty. Lunch will be provided, so come hungry! This is not a fundraiser. Space is limited, RSVP today!
Apr
23
Thu
10th Annual Hope in Heels – A Redesigned Event! @ Winter Park Racquet Club
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
10th Annual Hope in Heels - A Redesigned Event! @ Winter Park Racquet Club
Please join us for a very special Tenth Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, April 23, 2020, from 6:00 to 8:30PM at the newly renovated Winter Park Racquet Club.

To purchase admission, please click the green Tickets button or visit womenofhopego.org.

Admission is $50 per person and includes wine, beer and appetizers.

We have many new and exciting activities in store this year!

  • Wear your best pair of shoes for our Shoe Contest, which will be judged by a Bloomingdale’s stylist! Categories include Most Unique, Trendiest and Most Embellished. Prizes will be awarded to the winners.
  • Bloomingdale’s will host a Spring Trends Display and will also feature a sketch artist!
  • Enter our Mystery Shoe Box Drawing! Each Mystery Shoe Box is stocked with of a minimum of $150 worth of goodies, so you will not want to miss the opportunity to take one home! Drawing tickets are $5 each or six for $25.
The Women of Hope of Greater Orlando support United Against Poverty’s purpose of inspiring and empowering individuals to lift themselves and their families from poverty to economic self-sufficiency. Proceeds from Hope in Heels will benefit Unite Against Poverty Orlando’s Success Training Employment Program (STEP), whose goal is to assist with job placement through weeks of job acquisition training and follow up after employment. We will have a recent STEP graduate as our guest speaker at our event!

Check out our Facebook page to see an updated list of our generous donors and auction items.

Thank You!

The Women of Hope of Greater Orlando Board

Kathie Allen~Diane Applebaum~Stacey Berg~Michele Brauman~Susan Capone~
Kathleen Donlin~Tammi George~Kathy Gibbons~Andy Goodman~Keri Jager~Eileen Kane~Carol Kropp~
Cheryl Loft~Terrie Mitchell~Stacey Mortensen~ Nancy Patterson~Kim Petitt~Judy Pfingstag~
Mary Poinsette~Jane Schweitzer~Jennifer Woodbury
Community Relations Committee Meeting
Apr 23 @ 10:21 pm – 11:21 pm
Apr
24
Fri
3rd Annual Complete Care Charity Golf Tournament @ Eagle Creek Golf Club at Lake Nona
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm
Complete Care is excited to be hosting their 3rd Annual Golf Tournament benefiting United Against Poverty. is a non-profit organization that serves people living in poverty to help lift themselves and their families to economic self-sufficiency. Together we can help raise funds to expand our services and help thousands of Orlando residents while having a fun day on the golf course!
May
28
Thu
Community Relations Committee Meeting
May 28 @ 10:21 pm – 11:21 pm
Jun
25
Thu
Community Relations Committee Meeting
Jun 25 @ 10:21 pm – 11:21 pm
Jul
23
Thu
Community Relations Committee Meeting
Jul 23 @ 10:21 pm – 11:21 pm