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The Uni is fighting climate change

The Uni Project recently completed our 500th deployment in public space in New York City. (We’re celebrating with a group whale watch trip for all staff!) So, I wouldn’t call us a big nonprofit, but we aren’t exactly small anymore. As we grow, Leslie and I feel strongly that our operation should lift up New Yorkers […]

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Help the Uni, Help NYC

Here’s a copy of our quarterly email newsletter (subscribe) that hit inboxes today: Dear Friends of the Uni, Sam here. It’s my turn to write our quarterly newsletter again. Let me get right to it: I’m writing to ask for your help. This summer, for the first time in the five-year history of the Uni […]

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Uni returns to Red Hook!

Five years ago, the Uni Project brought our original Uni reading room—a six foot tower of books—to Red Hook as part of Sandy relief. This weekend, Leslie returned with an offspring of the tower, one of our reading room carts that now circulate the city. The specific cart that hit Red Hook operates in partnership […]

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Uni begins residency in White Park, East Harlem

The Uni Project launched a one month residency in historic White Park, named for civil rights activist and author, Walter White (1893-1955). We’ll be here four Friday afternoons starting May 19, assisted by students from the Young Women’s Leadership School of East Harlem and Nightingale-Bamford School who are participating in the Youth Advisory Council program of […]

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The Uni Project is the operating name (DBA) of Street Lab, a 501c3 nonprofit.