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Flushing Walk Builds Interfaith Unity!

In 1657, the farmers of Flushing courageously stood up for our freedom of conscience (telling Governor Stuyvesant that the “law of love, peace and liberty in the states extend[s] to Jews, Turks and Egyptians”).  Since then, religious freedom has become a bedrock of our society and we have all benefited from this legacy of peaceful coexistence.  Flushing, now has the highest concentration of […]

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Unity Fest at Flushing High School

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce encourages our members to attend the upcoming Unity Fest at Flushing Town Hall this Thursday, October 13, 6:30 – 10:30pm. The Unity Fest is organized by our member organization, Immigration Advancement Matters (I.A.M.) and is a celebration of our immigrant heritage. Come hear members of our community share their immigrant story, listen to music […]

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New Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce aims to unify businesses

Downtown Flushing bristles with businesses. Yet for all its economic activity, the area doesn’t have a Chamber of Commerce to advocate for the businesses’ needs in government. But that’s about to change. John Choe is the executive director for the new Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce. The organization is being put together and Choe plans on having a launch party for […]