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Star of Queens: Din Stewart
Star of Queens: Din Stewart
People Melissa Chan 10/27/2011 at 10:37AM

Chair of Community Service, Haraya, Pan-African Students Association, St. John’s University   Community Involvement: As the Community Service chair of Haraya at St. John’s University, Din Stewart is involved in a number of service projects. The one he is most excited about, though, is Haraya’s Fitness Challenge for Kids, which he has been planning since [...]

Star of Queens: Princy Ann Abraham
Star of Queens: Princy Ann Abraham
News Melissa Chan 10/10/2011 at 11:59AM

Volunteer at St. Nick’s Men’s Shelter Community Involvement: Through Campus Ministry at St. John’s University, Princy Ann Abraham discovered St. Nick’s Men’s Shelter in Jamaica, where homeless men around the city are brought for dinner and overnight accommodation. Abraham works with other volunteers to cook complete dinners for small groups of men. After cooking, she [...]

Star of Queens: Frank Kotnik (President of the Glendale Civilian Observation Patrol)
Star of Queens: Frank Kotnik (President of the Glendale Civilian Observation Patrol)
Stars Jay Lane 10/03/2011 at 1:24PM

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: For the past 11 years, Frank Kotnik has been the president of the Glendale Civilian Observation Patrol (G-COP), an organization that patrols the area in the 104th Precinct in private unmarked vehicles and reports all police, fire and medical emergencies to the proper authorities via radio. He has also been the Democratic District [...]

Dorothy Matinale
Dorothy Matinale
Stars Jay Lane 9/28/2011 at 7:17PM

President of the Chamber of Commerce of Douglas Manor COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Dorothy Matinale is currently the president of the Douglas Manor Chamber of Commerce and helped start the chamber. She participates in local events in Douglas Manor including: the Douglaston arts festival, the Turkey Trot, the Holiday tree lighting and caroling, the mega yard sale [...]