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Kiran Ahuja, Maulik Pancholy honored at Chhaya CDC Gala

Link to News India By Ruchi Vaishnav – November 27, 2017 Kiran Ahuja, CEO of Philanthropy Northwest and actor and activist Maulik Pancholy, were honored at the Chhaya CDC Architects of Change Gala, held on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at Studio 450, which was attended by about 150 people. Ahuja began her career as a civil […]

New luxury apartment complex coming to Jamaica by 2019

New luxury apartment complex coming to Jamaica by 2019

NEW YORK, Times Ledger, September 26th, 2017 by Naeisha Rose  Zara Realty, a Queens-based real estate firm, is developing a new luxury apartment complex near Rufus King Park on 89th Avenue between 172nd and 173 streets in Jamaica. The 18-unit, seven-story building will feature a gym, two rooftop terraces with a recreational space, a lounge with free […]

Illegal basement apartments causing outrage across the city

Illegal basement apartments causing outrage across the city

NEW YORK, April 7, 2017, by SHIRLEY CHAN — Legalizing basement apartments has been talked about as a way to help the housing crisis in the city. It’s a heated debate drawing emotion on both sides of the issue. Opponents say the apartments are unsafe and will ruin the neighborhood. Proponents say people rely on them as a […]

Department of Consumer Affairs Launches its Free Tax Prep Program at Chhaya CDC

Department of Consumer Affairs Launches its Free Tax Prep Program at Chhaya CDC

City Expands Services to New Neighborhoods and Languages and, with Support from Citi, Launches Eligibility Screening and Texting Program and Pilot Queue Management System. New Yorkers Earning $64,000 or Less Can File for Free at More Than 200 Sites Citywide or Online NEW YORK, NY— Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today kicked […]

Charter Communications Joins with Chhaya CDC to Open Spectrum Learning Lab in Jackson Heights

Charter Communications Joins with Chhaya CDC to Open Spectrum Learning Lab in Jackson Heights

Charter Communications Joins with Chhaya CDC to Open Spectrum Learning Lab in Jackson Heights NEW YORK CITY – March 1, 2017 – Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today joined with Chhaya Community Development Corporation (CDC), a community development non-profit organization, to open a Spectrum Learning Lab in Jackson Heights, Queens. Chhaya and Charter leaders, along […]

Jackson Heights immigrant groups speak out about harassment

Jackson Heights immigrant groups speak out about harassment

Members of the Jackson Heights’ South Asian community spoke out about concerns following the presidential election on Saturday at a Chhaya CDC town hall meeting and were joined by state Sen. Jose Peralta (D-East Elmhurst). Chhaya is an organization dedicated to advocating for South Asian immigrant centers in the city to build economically stable, sustainable, […]