Flushing YMCA

OpEd: The advantages of Universal Pre-Kindergarten
News Queens Courier Staff 10/18/2012 at 12:07PM

BY WILLIAM NELSON We at the Flushing YMCA are once again delighted to have the opportunity to serve families through the Department of Education funded Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program (UPK). Research supports that high quality early childhood programs such as “Universal Pre-Kindergarten” give four-year-old children the best opportunity to be prepared and gain the readiness skills necessary [...]

Flushing YMCA hosts Community Service Awards Dinner
Flushing YMCA hosts Community Service Awards Dinner
News Queens Courier Staff 11/17/2011 at 5:53PM

The Flushing YMCA hosted its 11th annual Community Service Awards Dinner to benefit the youth and teens of the local communities at the Kum Gang San Restaurant. The “Special Award for Distinguished Public Leadership” went to Borough President Helen Marshall, and the “YMCA Community Service Award” was presented to Paul Ho, senior VP, Flushing Bank.

News Briefs: Small Business Workshop in L.I.C.
News Bob Doda 10/17/2011 at 11:42AM

LONG ISLAND CITY – The Queens Economic Development Corporation will offer workshops and clinics for small business owners this fall. While the clinics are free, workshops will cost $25 in order to cover costs. Topics covered will include networking, taxes, pricing and compliance with city regulations. The workshops and clinics will take place at the [...]