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Cody Ann Herrmann @ Queens SOUP

  Cody Ann Herrmann is the lead project coordinator for the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce’s Queens SOUP, a crowd-sourced community-dinner model to provide small grants to community projects and civic initiatives. She is a passionate New York City based community organizer with an interest in participatory design methods, public space, and local sustainable development. A long-time Flushing resident and […]

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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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Make Cool Macrame Bags!

Gentle Yoga with Dallas Sparrow Every Saturday from 1-2PM Suggested Donation: $10 Energize the body, focus the mind. Yoga practice promotes health and balance. Relaxing atmosphere • Gentle Vinyasa flow • Good for beginners Bring your own mat, or let us know you need one! For more information call: (718)-762-8880 1/21: https://www.facebook.com/events/663398787163568/ 1/28: https://www.facebook.com/events/1214731001895434/ —— Free Professional Headshots/Portraits for Creatives […]

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Maureen Regan @ Green Earth Urban Gardens

    Maureen Regan is the founder of Green Earth Urban Gardens, a non-profit in Queens which seeks to promote social and environmental solutions through urban farming and therapeutic gardening, benefiting those in the community including special needs, at risk underprivileged youth, and the aged populations. Founded in 2010, Green Earth Urban Gardens seeks to provide outdoor and indoor gardening access to seniors […]

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Evelyn J. Wolff @ Selfhelp Community Services

Evelyn J. Wolff is Vice President of Real Estate Development at Selfhelp Community Services, where she is responsible for Selfhelp’s portfolio of ten residential facilities (more than 1,000 affordable housing units); six of which are in Flushing. Evelyn has four decades of experience in the development and preservation of affordable multifamily housing. Her expertise in financing affordable housing projects and integrating […]

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John Choe Named “Mover & Shaker”

Our executive director, John Choe, was named to the list of “Top 15 Movers & Shakers in Queens” — one of the well-connected go-getters who make headlines and keep projects and ideas moving forward in our community — by the editorial board of “It’s In Queens Magazine,” which is organizing a reception to celebrate on Thursday, November 17, 6:30pm to […]

Maple Playground Greenmarket Tote Bag Design Contest

CALL FOR DESIGNS! Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield and the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce launched a contest to create the design for a Maple Playground Greenmarket tote bag to be distributed to market patrons later this summer. Flushing community members of all ages are encouraged to submit a design (in JPG, PNG, or PDF files up to 12 x […]