We are educators. We are dream builders. We are opportunity makers and poverty fighters. We believe that everyone deserves a chance to pursue and live sustainable, successful lives. We create paths that start the journey from dependence to self-sufficiency and economic independence.
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Early Childhood Education
Putting children and their families on the path to healthy development and future success
Empowering children and young adults to reach their full potential and build a better tomorrow
UPO Workforce Institute
Looking for a CAREER?
Need a JOB? New SKILLS?
UPOWFI can help you!
Providing the resources and support needed to take better care of yourself and your family
Guiding you through the purchase of a new home and opening the door to a brighter future
Volunteer & Advocacy
Connecting you with opportunities to help those in need and lift up your community
Be the positive change in a child’s life!
Comprehensive Treatment Center
The Comprehensive Treatment Center (CTC) is an outpatient methadone maintenance treatment program.
LET’S RECODE THEIR FUTURE
Could YOU survive on $8 a day?
It may seem unimaginable, but it’s a very real challenge for many DC residents living in extreme poverty.
For 59 years strong, UPO has stood at the forefront of the war on poverty — uniting people with opportunities to stand tall, dream big, and reach new heights. Over the decades, we have helped transform thousands of lives and made a real, lasting impact in the community.
Below are some of our accomplishments.
Source: 2019 Annual Report