Queens Community House@qchnyc

With 45 programs in 14 neighborhoods in Queens, we're strengthening neighborhoods & inspiring change!

http://www.qchnyc.org/

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We're hiring Custodians and Janitorial Staff at many of our locations in Queens! Attend our Open House this Friday, July 13th at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm at our Forest Hills Community Center to meet our staff and interview for a position. RSVP required. Call Jessica at 718-592-5757 x 214 to reserve your spot. Bring resume and come ready to interview. Valid Driver's License is required. Includes benefits.

Location: 108-25 62nd Drive, Forest Hills, Queens 11375

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Our halls are filled with music and laughs today as staff busily prepare for the first day of Summer Camp! #HappySummer to all campers! 🌞🕶️
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#calmbeforethestorm #summercampnyc #happysummer #queensny #summercamp #nycyouth #dycd #nycsummer #summernyc #queenscamps #queenskids


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Meet Your Neighbor: Intizor Safarova

I moved to the United States from Uzbekistan last year with my family. We are a family of six, and I’m the oldest, so it is my responsibility to help my parents and teach my siblings.

I didn’t speak English at all when I moved here, so I never wanted to leave the house. Since no one in my family speaks English, I told myself, ‘You have to study, you have to be brave.’ So, I signed up for English classes at Queens Community House.

The first day, I was so nervous. But on the second day I was very happy. The more confident I became with English, the more I branched out. Now I am taking a training course to become a medical assistant. When I complete my course, I’m going to begin working so I can contribute at home. After that, I will start classes at Queens College. I want to be a doctor and give back to the community I’ve found here.

My family is Muslim, and I am very proud of our religion. Sometimes girls my age feel pressured to get married and start a family, but my parents are very supportive of my career. I'm glad my siblings are growing up here, so they can also have many accomplishments.

#QCHMeetYourNeighbor #ESOL #foresthills #queensny #meetamuslim #standwithmuslims


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Our @generation_q program has officially opened it's ✨BRAND NEW✨ location just off Austin Street in Forest Hills! We're now at 107-21 71st Road.
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Thanks to all who supported our Grand Opening Party last night: To @shakeshack and @5burrocafe for the refreshments, to Brandon Sines who gave our wall life with his @frank_ape mural, and to Christine Yen of @benchflourbakers, who made us 60 GenQ cookies.
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#LocalSupportsLocal
#lgbtqyouth #youthcenter #ForestHills #newdigs #queensny


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Big thanks to Mollie, Hannah, Jiatong, Gaby and Oliver from the @queensmuseum for creating beautiful art with participants in our Social Adult Day Services program. Today we created sea creature art 🐟🐠🐡 which will be displayed in the museum this October!
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#queensmuseum #communityprograms #arttherapy #nycsenior #seniorprogram #olderadults #queensny


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QCH is proud to be a sponsor of the #FamiliesBelongTogether Rally and March being held on Saturday at 10 AM at Foley Square. We invite you to march with us as we protest the current administration’s policy of separating children from their families at the U.S border. We will be meeting at the corner of Union Tnpk and Queens Blvd (north side) at 9 AM. Please email mabbate@qchnyc.org for more info of if you plan to join our group.


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Thanks for another great performance at our Rego Park Senior Center, @danceentropy!

#Repost @danceentropy (@get_repost)
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3/4 senior residency performances complete for the season! Pictured: artistic director Valerie Green and Queens Community House Rego Park residents in a disco dance, complete with #jazzhands #danceentropy #sucasa #seniorsdance @qchnyc


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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @ocasio2018 waving our @queenscenter4gayseniors flag.🏳️️‍🌈 Last night she won the Democratic primary in NY's 14th congressional district.
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📸 Shot by Salvador Espinoza, @sespin


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Congrats to grads from three of our alternative high schools: @qch_voyagesprep @qch_voyagessouth and @yabc_johnadams_qch! 🎓🎉 Go forth and set the world on fire! 🔥👏🏽
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Photo: @qchcasp | #graduation #yabc #transferschool #johnadamsyabc #voyagesprep #voyagessouth #grad2k18 #queensny #leaders


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