On Thursday, October 26, NYC Council Speaker joined Queens Community House (QCH), one of the borough's largest social service organizations, for the nonprofit's "Lights On Afterschool" event at PS 160Q in Jamaica, Queens.
On Wednesday, October 18, Queens Community House (QCH), one of the borough's largest social service organizations, hosted its annual Elevating Queens Communities Gala at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, New York.
On August 18, QCH's Virtual Closet pop-up shop was open for Queens neighbors at 70-34 Austin Street in Forest Hills. The inventory included a wide range of clothing, from professional and stylish attire, and it was made through generous donations from patrons.
This summer in Pomonok, QCH was building community through outdoor cinema. QCH's Teen program at the Pomonok Community Center has been exploring different activities that encourage community residents of all ages to connect.
This summer, QCH partnered with the Children's Defense Fund (CDF) to host the Freedom Schools program, providing children ages 8-10 in Queens with opportunities to make a difference in their communities.
Fun fact - this summer has been QCH’s biggest turnout for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), employing close to 2,000 youth in Queens with work opportunities. As part of QCH's commitment to supporting young adults as they start to explore their career interests, QCH h