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…

Bring your Memories & Stories: Queens Memory Panel on Jan 21st

Join John Choe, Executive Director from the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and other experts on Jan 21st at a Queens Memory panel to share stories and memories about Flushing and engage in discussion about our neighborhood's past, present, and future. Bring your memories and ideas, and expect to learn something new about…
Our Pop Up Amnesty Day was covered by the Queens Courier: If you’re a business owner in Flushing with outstanding fines and violations from the city, today’s the day to clear the record. The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is hosting a “Pop-Up Amnesty Day” today at 39-01 Main St.,…

Flushing Chamber Sponsors “Adopt-A-Block” Cleanup

[embed]https://youtu.be/9dl5V6YCQA8[/embed] Flushing Earth Citizens celebrated the completion of their “Adopt-A-Block” pilot project to clean up the sidewalks on Roosevelt Avenue between Main and Union streets in downtown Flushing.  For seven days, from May 31 to June 6, local volunteers worked two-hour shifts in the mornings (7-9 am) and evenings (5:30-7:30…

Chamber Wins Sanitation Victory for Business Community

[caption id="attachment_2517" align="alignleft" width="640"] Sanitation Agrees to Replace Chamber Bins on Prince Street Triangle with City Trash Bins[/caption] FLUSHING, NY – The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce announced today an agreement with the NYC Department of Sanitation to replace trash bins donated by Crown Container Company with City trash receptacles…