The Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) announced today that the dining hall of the Nan Shan Senior Center in Flushing, Queens, is now named the Maria Poon Memorial Hall. An unveiling ceremony was held in honor of community member Maria Poon and her continuous contributions to CPC and the community.
The City of New York invested $60 million for contracted human services nonprofits to provide increased pay for our workers. But the fight for a just and equitable system for all human service workers doesn’t end here. In fact, it’s just getting started.
On June 21-22th, CPC Early Childhood Learning & Wellness staff from the Family Child Care Network (FCCN) and the Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) Division visited Long Island for a team-building retreat.
On June 14, 2022, Chinese-American Planning Council partnered with P.S. 94 The Henry Longfellow School to distribute fresh produce to the community. We had an amazing turnout and were able to give out 200 shares of produce.
The Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) strongly opposes the United States Supreme Court's 6-3 decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, which effectively overturns the Constitutional right to abortion as established in Roe v. Wade nearly 50 years ago.
Congratulations to the Class of 2022 CPC Family Child Care Network in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens who are graduating this year and moving on to the next milestone in their lives! CPC FCCN is grateful for our energetic and thoughtful affiliated providers.