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Queensborough is a monthly glossy magazine mailed directly to every member of the Queens Chamber of Commerce as well as other prominent business decision makers. Queensborough is dedicated to highlighting Chamber events, business news, profiles of members and the highest quality news coverage of the borough’s businesses and economy.
The Queens Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Inc.
The Queens Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Inc. (QCCF) is 501c3, not for profit organization founded by the Queens Chamber of Commerce in 1999 to support its mission in the following ways:
To provide scholarships for Queens students to assist them in their pursuit of higher educational opportunities.
To offer educational programs that provide the displaced worker with sufficient training for a new job in a different field or provide enhanced skills training to the worker to meet the increasingly competitive needs of the employer.
To assist individuals who are interested in starting up a new business and to advise and train them in the necessary basic steps such as creating a business plan, financial lending, obtaining licenses and permits, and insurance.
To establish a formal import/export program that will provide information and assistance to individuals to initiate or expand their import/export activities.
To work with individuals to focus on internal and external communications skills, procedures and tools to help their businesses grow and prosper.
Funding The Queens Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Inc. seeks funding from Queens businesses, private sources and grants from the, City, County and State to support its mission.
Programs The QCCF has received grants from Queens Chamber of Commerce members, AT&T, Verizon and Altria to support scholarships, worker skills training programs, educational seminars for minority & women owned businesses and communication projects.
JCAL First Friday: Silk Road: An Exploration of the Jaap or Bajan Tradition 7:30 pm
JCAL First Friday: Silk Road: An Exploration of the Jaap or Bajan Tradition @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Jan 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Indo-Caribbean artists group Gangadai was created to increase the visibility of the underserved Indo-Caribbean community and share the inherited classical and folk musical traditions of the underrepresented demographic of East Indians from the Caribbean and...
JCAL Thursday Night Jazz: Nick Dunston’s Atlantic Extraction 8:00 pm
JCAL Thursday Night Jazz: Nick Dunston’s Atlantic Extraction @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Jan 10 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nick Dunston is a bassist, composer, scholar, and cross-disciplinary collaborator. His performances have spanned a variety of venues and festivals across countries in North America and Europe. He’s performed with artists such as Tyshawn Sorey,...
JCAL Saturday Family Matinee: Crick! Crack! 2:00 pm
JCAL Saturday Family Matinee: Crick! Crack! @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Folk Tales of the African Diaspora! Caribbean Stories that Sing, Dance, & Shout!! This show brings together the spice and the allure of the African-Caribbean culture, with Master storyteller, Michael Manswell, and the cast of...