The mission of the First Jamaica Community and Urban Development Corporation (FJCUDC), through the Tree of Life Center, is to build sustainable communities and lives by providing client-focused educational training and social support through direct services as well as coordinated partner services that allow for easy access by individuals with an emphasis on demonstrating and encouraging the self respect, dignity and work of every human being.

Come Partner with Us!

Come Partner with Us!

Thanks to our neighborhood and corporate partners, we are able to help transform lives through empowerment, education and training. More

Programs & Projects

Programs & Projects

Through our programs and ongoing projects we are able to provide educational and special support services that will give needy and disadvantaged individuals and families the knowledge and skills to become self-supporting… More

Get Involved-Volunteer!

Get Involved-Volunteer!

Recent partnerships with St. Johns University, NYC Service, local high school students, and other community residents and stakeholders, help us serve the growing number of individuals and families in our community… More