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Queens Community House Toy Drive 2018

About the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce  The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is a multicultural membership association of entrepreneurs and civic leaders representing the most diverse community in New York.  The Chamber fosters the economic growth, inclusive diversity, and shared prosperity of greater Flushing through advocacy, networking, and education. More information is available at flushingchamber.nyc.  

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Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC

The NYC Human Rights Law protects all individuals against discrimination based on gender, which includes sexual harassment in the workplace, in housing, and in public accommodations like stores and restaurants. Under Local Law 95 of 2018, all employers in the City are required to conspicuously display anti-sexual harassment rights and responsibilities notices in both English and Spanish. Bystander education and training can […]

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Join Our Community Dinner on Sat, Dec 22

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, La Jornada and St. George’s Church will be hosting the annual Flushing Community Holiday Dinner to serve hot holiday meals to members of the local community, including families in need. We need local businesses to support this community dinner with donations of food, clothing, and financial support.  If you’re interested or would like more information, […]

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Holiday Shopping Guide

Flushing Fantastic’s top unique holiday gifts, and the best places to shop for them in our neighborhood The holidays are a time for giving, we all know that, but the giving doesn’t have to stop at loved ones. By shopping local we create a giving multiplier, not only bringing joy to friends and family, but supporting and strengthening our local […]

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Art in the Parks: Alliance for Flushing Meadows Corona Park Grant 2018 Application

NYC Parks’ Art in the Parks program has collaborated with artists and arts organizations to produce over one thousand public artworks in New York City parks. This program gives the opportunity for artists to showcase their skills and be awarded a grant of $5,000. To be eligible for this award, you must be a Queens-based artists only—artists who have specialized training in […]

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Van Wyck Expy Lane Closures 11.19.18 – 12.21.18

Beginning Monday, November 19 through the morning of Friday, December 21 (extended from Sunday, November 18, 2018), the NYC Department of Transportation Division of Bridges will close lanes on the Van Wyck Expressway from Northern Blvd. to the Long Island Expressway. One lane will remain open to traffic at all times except for occasional full closures for a maximum of 15 […]

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Bilingual Program Assistant NEEDED (Job opening)

Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house that serves the diverse population of Queens through a broad network of programs and services for Children and Youth, Adults and Families, and Older Adults. They are seeking a qualified bilingual (English/Korean) Program Assistant with a strong commitment to social services to assist with community outreach at The Queens Childcare Network […]

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Free Business Courses to Prep for Emergencies!

Join Queens workshops to learn more about keeping your business safe. From inspections and fires, to major storms and flooding, NYC business owners face many challenges and regulations that can impact your operations and assets. These free workshops are sponsored by the New York City Department of Small Business Services. Learn how to: Stay in business by identifying your key […]

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Sheraton Hotel Celebrates Thanksgiving!!!

Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel  is celebrating Thanksgiving with a buffet!!! Foods such as chicken corn soup, mashed potatoes, pesto pasta salad, roasted turkey, crispy shrimp with walnut, cakes, and many more will be offered. This bountiful buffet will be held on November 22nd, 2018 from noon until 8pm. The tickets are $55 per person, with a complimentary 3-hour valet parking. For […]