Chamber Goes Back to the Future

Oldest Public High School to Host Flushing Night Out, Featuring Diverse Food, Fashion & Music from Around the World The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce today announced the launch of “Flushing Night Out” in partnership with historic Flushing High School, New York’s oldest public high school currently celebrating its 140th…

Thomas V. Lugo

The newest member of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce is Thomas V. Lugo, owner of New York's Finest Private Investigative Services, LLC.  Mr. Lugo is an accomplished private investigator with a distinguished record of service in the United States military and the New York Police Department (NYPD). Mr. Lugo…

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…

Volunteers clean Flushing block

Flushing Earth Citizens completed its “Adopt-a-Block” pilot project — for which they cleaned up the sidewalks between Union and Main streets on Roosevelt Avenue — on Monday. Volunteers washed down recycling and trash receptacles, removed stickers and graffiti, swept sidewalks and scrubbed newspaper bins and post office boxes during two-hour…

Flushing Chamber Launches SOUP

[gallery type="slideshow" size="full" ids="2410,2409,2408,2407,2406,2405,2404,2403,2402,2401,2400,2399,2398" orderby="rand"] On April 15, the Greater Flushing Chamber launched its first micro-funding SOUP event. The purpose of the SOUP is to bring the community together and provide an opportunity to support local initiatives that serve our neighborhood. For a suggested $5 donation, guests received a potluck…

Chamber Celebrates Earth Day with Green Job Fair

[gallery type="slideshow" size="large" ids="2446,2442,2441,2440,2439,2438,2437,2436,2435,2434,2433,2432,2431" orderby="rand"] The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce celebrated Earth Day by organizing the New York City Green Job Fair at historic St. George's Church in downtown Flushing. Community members connected with careers that sustain our families, community, and the environment.  Recruiters came from solar energy companies,…