QCH in the News

Truthout highlights our Forest Hills NORC program

April 1, 2017

"In a cozy sunlit room decorated with flower collages on the ground floor at Queens Community House, a sprawling housing complex in the lower-middle-class neighborhood of Forest Hills, a few dozen elders, ranging in age from about 60 to 80 syncopate at their own pace with the brawny aerobics inst

Forest Hills Times & Greenpoint Star recognize QCH's Immigration Services

March 24, 2017

Our Immigration Services department has been inundated with phone calls and appointments after strict immigration guidelines were laid out by the Department of Homeland Security.

TimesLedger: Kurt Sonnenfeld leaves behind a legacy of inclusiveness

March 16, 2017

The Queens Community House board of directors announced the death of an original founder this month. Forest Hills resident Kurt Sonnenfeld, one of the non-profit, multi-service, community organization’s original board members and a lifelong champion of human rights, died March 4 at age 91.

Generation Q Director responds to Trump's LGBTQ protections reversal

March 3, 2017

The Queens Tribune wrote a story on the borough's reaction to President Trump's LGBTQ protections reversal. Our Generation Q Director Lindsey Duel weighed in on the topic and how it is affecting LGBTQ youth in Queens.

New York Nonprofit Media names QCH Agency of the Month

February 8, 2017

New York Nonprofit Media named Queens Community House the Agency of the Month for February. The story highlights QCH's reaction to recent political events, as well as the steps we are taking to make our agency the best that can be.

NY1 shows off QCH's ESOL classes in American Dream-themed story

February 1, 2017

Our free English for Speakers of Other Languages classes were recently highlighted in a NY1 story by Clodagh McGown. English language learners are getting their shot at the American dream, thanks to our innovative and informative classes.

BuzzFeed Captures Generation Q Clothing Drive

December 23, 2016

BuzzFeed's LGBT division stopped by to capture our Generation Q program's Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Clothing Drive. The video, which was featured on BuzzFeed's LGBT Facebook page, has over 104,000 views.

Shake Shack Gives Back

November 23, 2016

The Forest Hills and Queens Center Shake Shack locations teamed up with QCH, the official charity partner of the Forest Hills Shack, for an early Thanksgiving feast Monday night.

NY1 Features Pomonok Senior Center Art at Resorts World Casino

November 21, 2016

Our Pomonok Senior Center participants had their art displayed in Resort World Casino's Red Wall Gallery. The exhibit called "Life Reimagined" shows a variety of oil paintings by 14 seniors from the Pomonok Senior Center in Flushing. 

Queens Latino Highlights QCH's 2016 Gala

November 17, 2016

Queens Latino showed off the fun we had at our 2016 Strengthening Neighborhoods and Inspiring Change Benefit Gala. The event raised over $150,000 for QCH's programs.

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