Civic Organizations

New Chair For Community Board 12

By Editor | December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

by Karen Clements editor@communitiesofcolornyc.com Community Board 12 (CB12) has a new chairperson. Rene Cheatham-Hill was voted in as Chairperson at the Community Board Meeting on November 15, 2017. The question is, will the win be legitimate. The Board had to elect a new chair as its former chair, Adrienne Adams, resigned. Adams was elected to […]

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JSPOA Celebrates 45 Years

By Editor | October 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Happy Birthday! For a senior citizen, you look more vibrant everyday. The Jamaica Service Program for Older Adults (JSPOA) celebrates its 45th year of providing services to seniors in Southeast Queens.   JSPOA was founded by Theodora Jackson, the Director of the First Presbyterian Church of Jamaica’s Older Adult Program, in the 1970s.   Based on a […]

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