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Enjoy a $5 Gourmet Meal with Your Neighbors!

2017 Greater Flushing Soup This coming Earth Day, April 22, 2017, Queens residents have the opportunity to participate in Queens SOUP, a crowd-funded micro-granting community dinner, hosted by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. Inspired by Detroit SOUP, the Chamber raised over $800 for neighborhood improvement projects in 2016 — this spring the program is expanding to fund projects from […]

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Immigrant Heritage Week + Mother Language Celebration

The City of New York is the ultimate city of immigrants. Each year, New Yorkers hold a week-long celebration of our collective immigrant heritage – Immigrant Heritage Week (IHW). Our theme this year is: Immigrants are NY: Upholding our Values. Along with the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island is the brightest symbol of our immigrant history. On April 17, 1907, […]

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Queens SOUP- Volunteers Needed

This coming Earth Day, April 22, 2017, the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is hosting the first ever Queens SOUP, a crowd-funded micro-granting community dinner that provides seed funding and promotional opportunities to help launch local projects bringing positive impacts to their community. We will be needing volunteers to help out during the event, if you are interested fill out […]

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Volunteers Needed

Interested in History, Music or Theatre? The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce presents the amazing and highly-original rock opera – “Anna and Vladimir: The Love That ROCKED The World,” in three shows on Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, at historic Flushing Town Hall. Experience ancient history through modern music, dance, and romance! The rock opera will be held […]

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Charter-Spectrum Mandarin Speaking Job Opportunites

COMPANY OVERVIEW: Spectrum is America’s fastest growing TV, internet and Voice Company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and products. Spectrum is at the intersection of technology and entertainment, facilitating essential communications that connect 24 million residential and business customers in 41 states. Our commitment to serving customers and exceeding their expectations is the bedrock […]

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Rock the World with Historic Romance, Heavy Metal & Belly Dancing!

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce invites you to experience the amazing and highly-original rock opera – “Anna and Vladimir: The Love That ROCKED The World,” in three shows on Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, at historic Flushing Town Hall. Experience ancient history through modern music, dance, and romance!   The rock opera, “Anna and Vladimir: The Love […]

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Main Street Construction Update

4/10/17–4/14/17 Flushing – Main Street with Widened Sidewalks: The following is an anticipated work schedule for the upcoming week. However, due to unforeseen field and weather conditions, it may become necessary to change some scheduled work locations, operations and dates. WATER SHUT-OFF NOTIFICATIONS: In addition to a 72-hour Advisory, a prior 24-hour notification will be distributed/posted to any/all affected locations(s). […]

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NYCDOT’s Rehabilitation of the Roosevelt Avenue Bridge

New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Division of Bridges is rehabilitating the Roosevelt Avenue Bridge over the Van Wyck Expressway. Download the Roosevelt Avenue Bridge Newsletter in English. For more information on this project check out their Facebook page here.

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Become a Community Organizing Apprentice!

Apply ASAP!!! CNL’s 10-month paid apprenticeship program for new organizers is designed to help individuals gain the skills to become agents of change in their communities. Apprentices receive a stipend to work full-time in a neighborhood-based host organization in NYC. Participants receive high-quality, weekly training and support services. Apprentices are paid a total of $17,000 for their ten months of […]