QCH in the News

Sportsology: Latino Baseball Legend Inspires Hometown Youth To Dream Bigger

September 28, 2018

Latino Baseball Legend Inspires Hometown Youth To Dream Bigger | Russ Cohen, September 25, 2018 - Former NY Mets All-Star Edgardo Alfonzo spent a lively afternoon with 6th and 7th graders at Queens Community House (QCH)’s Beacon Program at JHS 1

Brooklyn Daily Eagle: Brooklyn Cyclones manager Edgardo Alfonzo inspires students

September 28, 2018

Brooklyn Cyclones manager Edgardo Alfonzo inspires students | by Paula Katinas, September 28, 2018: Brooklyn Cyclones Manager Edgardo Alfonzo encouraged students to hit a home run by giving back to their community during a visit to an after-school program.

Queens Examiner: Kids 'catch' up with Edgardo Alfonzo in Forest Hills

September 28, 2018

Kids 'catch' up with Edgardo Alfonzo in Forest Hills | by Jennifer Khedaroo, September 26, 2018 - Children participating in the Queens Community House’s Beacon Program in Forest Hills met and played catch with New York Mets all-star Edgardo “Fonzie

Queens Gazette: QCH honors Jacob Lew, Forest Hills Native and 76th Secretary of the Treasury

September 24, 2018

Jacob “Jack” Lew grew up in a brick apartment building on Yellowstone Boulevard in the Queens neighborhood of Forest Hills. His father arrived in New York in 1916 from Poland, learned English in the public school system and went on to practice law.

Queens Daily Eagle: Community House Honors ex-Treasury Secretary Jack Lew

September 24, 2018

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob “Jack” Lew, who has deep roots in Queens, is returning to his home borough next month to pick up an award from a leading community organization.

QNS: Jacob Lew to be honored at upcoming gala in Astoria hosted by Queens Community House

September 24, 2018

Queens Community House (QCH) will pay tribute to the Honorable Jacob J. Lew this fall for his lifelong career of public service.

Forest Hills Times: QCH to honor former White House staffer, Mets player Read more: Forest Hills Times - QCH to honor former White House staffer Mets player

September 4, 2018

Former White House chief of staff Jacob Lew and former Mets player Edgardo Alfonzo will be honored at the Queens Community House’s Strengthening Neighborhoods Inspiring Change Gala on October 23. 

Forest Hills Times: QCH offers coding class for local youth

August 21, 2018

When the last bell rang to mark the end of the school year, Newtown High School eleventh-grade student Briana Rodriguez didn’t head for the beach or home to watch Netflix. Instead, she enrolled in a summer coding class.

Times Ledger: Generation Q celebrates grand opening of Forest Hills location

July 20, 2018

A Queens program for LGBTQ youth has moved to a new, more accessible location in Forest Hills.

Generation Q held a ribbon-cutting ceremony June 28 to celebrate the grand opening of its brand new center located at 107-20 71st Road.

NHL.com: Street Hockey Program: Queens Community House - Ozone Park

July 17, 2018

The Islanders Street Hockey Program visited Queens Community House - Ozone Park on July 13. Campers at the QCH's Ozone Park location began their installment of Islanders Street Hockey today.

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