On June 28, Queens Community House (QCH), one of the borough's largest social service organizations, hosted the grand opening of the QCH Jamaica Older Adult Center at First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica (89
“I was with QCH Queens Center for Gay Seniors when it began, back when it was in Astoria. I’ve been coming outside to celebrate lgbtq+ pride since the first parade in Queens. This might be my last one, hopefully not, but here I am.”
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