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2017 Annual Membership Meeting

You are invited to the annual membership meeting of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, March 9, 12pm, at the New York Life Building in downtown Flushing, New York — the most diverse and dynamic community in the United States of America! Our annual meeting will be an opportunity to network with Chamber members, elected officials, and business […]

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St. John Vianney to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

On June 2017 St.John.Vianney Roman Catholic Church will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary. The Parish was named in honor of St. John Vianney, the Patron Saint of Parishes and Parish Priests.  St. John Vianney was the Pastor of a Parish in Ars, France. On June 6, 1967, Archbishop Bryan J. McEntegart, the Bishop of Brooklyn, established the Parish of St.John […]

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Kenny Lam @ Scanwell Logistics

Kenny Lam is the newest member of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. As the Marketing Developer at Scanwell Logistics, Kenny helps business owners navigate overseas trading relationships and shipping logistics. On March 11, Kenny will be hosting a free seminar on new trading solutions for imports/exports, trading companies, product sellers, and e-commerce businesses. The seminar will take place at […]

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Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Camp on Feb 18th

February 18th, 2017, 9am – 3pm                           Location: Monroe College 135-16 Roosevelt Avenue Flushing, NY 11354 Monroe College’s Queen Extension Center is launching its third Tech Boot Camp-Foundation Class that will be taught by senior software engineer Milan Iliev  from Optimum. The first class is free of charge to make […]

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Watch “Chinese Couplets” by Felicia Lowe for Free!

Join us for a screening of “Chinese Couplets” a documentary that is part memoir, part history, part investigation, the filmmaker’s search for answers about her mother’s emigration to America during the Chinese Exclusion era reveals the often painful price paid by immigrants who abandoned their personal identity, the burden of silence they passed on to their offspring and the intergenerational […]

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Christopher Kui at Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE)

Christopher Kui is one of the founding members of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and currently serves as Chairman of our Board of Directors.  We’re fortunate to have his expertise and guidance. Christopher Kui is a pioneer of the community development movement and a long-time champion of community services and civil rights, advocating for the Asian American and immigrant […]

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NYC Service – NYC Youth Leadership Councils Host Site Application

Youth Leadership Councils (YLCs) was established through an effort by NYC Service to develop future leaders and create a culture of youth voice in our city. YLCs are groups of trained young people between ages 14-21 and in high school, who work with adult leaders on a defined area of policy, practices, and/or advocacy service to impact individuals and communities […]

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NYC Mayor’s Office Summer 2017 Internship Program

The Mayor’s Office Internship Program Summer 2017 application is open! The 10-week internship program provides a unique opportunity to gain experience and develop the capacity to solve New York City’s most pressing issues. Internships at OER includes a speaker series and a service project, as well as the work assignment at OER. The mission of the program is to build a diverse pipeline […]

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Know Your Rights Information Session

What: Know Your Rights Information Session Where: 109th Precinct 37-05 Union St, Flushing, NY 11354 When: January 30, 2017 Time: 1 p.m. Downtown Flushing is a vibrant center of small businesses with a dense concentration of over 133 retail stores, supermarkets, and banks. However, recent report indicates that nearly 90% of the area’s businesses had fewer than 10 employees and many […]

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Helen You @ Dumpling Galaxy

HELEN YOU is the chef and owner of Dumpling Galaxy  in Flushing, Queens. Dumpling Galaxy’s founder has redefined the humble dumpling – from lamb and green squash with Sichuan pepper to wood ear mushroom and cabbage – her creations are simply out of this world. New York Times critic Pete Wells calls Helen You “a kind of genius for creating miniature […]