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Star of Queens: Richard Khuzami, Community Board 1, chair, Parks and Culture Committee
Star of Queens: Richard Khuzami, Community Board 1, chair, Parks and Culture Committee
News Angy Altamirano 12/23/2013 at 9:36AM

COMMUNITY  SERVICE:  Richard Khuzami has served on Community Board 1 for the past 11 years. He is currently Chair of the Parks and Culture Committee. He is also a member of Borough President Helen Marshall’s Queens General Assembly, and  has  served as a panelist for the awarding of grants for the Queens Council on the [...]

Star of Queens: Joseph Wind, treasurer, photographer, Bellerose Hillside Civic Association
Star of Queens: Joseph Wind, treasurer, photographer, Bellerose Hillside Civic Association
News Queens Courier Staff 11/25/2013 at 9:12AM

Community Service: Joseph Wind is the treasurer and photographer of the Bellerose Hillside Civic Association. “My service is to the Bellerose area. It’s important to me to help preserve the quality of life in my neighborhood,” says Wind. He also served as a member of the Community Advisory Board of the ICL Milestone Residence and [...]

Star of Queens: Mohamood Ishmael, president, Queens Village Civic Association
Star of Queens: Mohamood Ishmael, president, Queens Village Civic Association
News Queens Courier Staff 11/18/2013 at 9:14AM

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Mohamood Ishmael has been a member of the Queens Village Civic Association for over 20 years. He had served as treasurer before becoming president in 2011. In April, he became a member of Community Board 13, where he is committed to providing community service. “As a civic leader I see myself as an [...]

Star of Queens: Maria Odysseos, Greek American Housing Association, Greek Childrens’ Fund, Ronald McDonald House
Star of Queens: Maria Odysseos, Greek American Housing Association, Greek Childrens’ Fund, Ronald McDonald House
News Queens Courier Staff 11/11/2013 at 9:07AM

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Maria Odysseos lends her efforts and enthusiasm to a number of organizations and causes in the community. She is a dedicated member of the PTA at her son’s school as well as the Pancyprian Youth Soccer League. Whether bank sponsored or by her own individual effort, she allocates time and resources to the Greek [...]

Star of Queens: Bobby Sher, board president, Bell Park Manor Terrace
Star of Queens: Bobby Sher, board president, Bell Park Manor Terrace
News Queens Courier Staff 11/04/2013 at 9:07AM

COMMUNITY SERVICE: As board president of Bell Park Manor Terrace, Bobby Sher has made countless positive improvements to the living situations of the shareholders residing there. “Everything from high-tech security cameras to working with the Department of Buildings to allowing shareholders to have the option of building new patios, basements, private entrances, electric awnings, etc.” [...]