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Brian Martens - QCH Volunteer Highlight

On the month that we are reminded of Dr. King’s emphasis on service, Queens Community House highlights Brian Martens, one of our volunteers for QCH’s Friendly Visiting Program.

Hundreds show up to be Here4Queens

On October 22nd,  hundreds of caring individuals stood with QCH to help residents and families struggling during this difficult time. With your support, the organization hosted Recovering Together, a Virtual Event.

Generous supporters help struggling families receive emergency assistance

While COVID-19 cases in New York have steadily declined over the past couple of months and currently remain stable, the economic fallout from the health crisis has left many Queens families on the edge. Seeing the urgent need, Queens Communit

A Statement from QCH Leadership on Systemic Racism

The events of the past weeks have left many of us at a loss for words. The grief America is feeling for George Floyd and the systemic injustices that have been part of our nation’s history have made support for Black Americans and Black communities more important than ever.

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

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