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Food pantries see increase in demand

Our food pantries are seeing a surge in demand as the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to devastate Queens, and beyond. Millions of families have been thrust into an uncertain economic future, unsure of where their next meal will come from.

Services change rapidly to protect seniors from COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has changed everything for us, but we are adjusting quickly.

Queens Community House Opens Doors and Minds

On February 3, Queens Community House (QCH) partnered with local businesses to host its first-ever Job Shadowing Week, a new initiative designed to expose at-risk youth (ages 16 to 24) to untraditional career paths.

Queens Community House awarded $1.4M to renovate Forest Hills Community Center and expand workforce development programs

QUEENS, NEW YORK (December 20, 2019) – Queens Community House (QCH) has been awarded $1.4M in economic and community development funding through the New York State Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) initiative.

QCH launches family literacy initiative thanks to a local volunteer, a U.S. Treasury Secretary, and a private equity firm

QCH launches family literacy initiative thanks to a local volunteer, a U.S. Treasury Secretary, and a private equity firm

Written by Dennis Redmond

QCH Participants Eleanor & Fumiko Star in New Music Video

On October 11, Queens Community House partnered with local musician Pam Reyes to host a National Coming Out Day celebration that was beaming with pride!

Queens Community House, Forest Hills Stadium and Lyft Partner to Help Local Seniors

Queens Community House is excited to announce our partnership with Forest Hills Stadium, the legendary sporting and entertainment venue, and transportation network Lyft, to help local seniors meet their important transportation needs.

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez kicks off recess with a visit to Queens Community House’s LGBTQ Senior Center

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez kicks off recess with a visit to Queens Community House’s LGBTQ Senior Center

QCH Joins Queens Power!

On June 11, QCH attended the Queens Power Kick-off Assembly, which took place at First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica, Queens. The newly-formed coalition organizes and unites community partners in Queens to create positive change in our communities.

Rising Foodie Star Speaks at Queens Connect Graduation

On June 5, the most recent graduating class of the Queens Connect Young Adult Food Sector Initiative was treated to a very special keynote speech from Black Label Donuts founder and Queens native Richard Eng.

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