CPC News

CPC Partners with NYC Rent Freeze Team

June 22, 2017

On June 21, 2017, CPC co-sponsored a town hall with NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.

June 22, 2017
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Victory for the Year of the Senior

June 13, 2017

On June 12, 2017 New York City Council Members Margaret S. Chin, Paul Vallone and Helen Rosenthal held a joint press conference to announce the increase in funding for senior services and for social services nonprofit organizations in the upcoming budget for New York City.

June 13, 2017
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Working Together Makes It Better

June 13, 2017

On June 5, 2017, CPC joined fellow United Neighborhood House (UNH) members in the 2nd Annual Settlement House Day, hosted by UNH.

June 20, 2017
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CPC Unveils Renovated Hong Ning Housing for the Elderly

June 1, 2017

On May 31, 2017, CPC, the Chinatown Planning Council Housing Development Fund Company, and UnitedHealthCare celebrated the unveiling of the newly renovated Hong Ning Housing for the Elderly redesigned by Joe Franza.

June 2, 2017
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Bruce N. Lederman Joins CPC Board of Directors

May 30, 2017

The Chinese-American Planning Council Inc. announces the appointment of Bruce N. Lederman as a new member of the board of directors. Lederman has more than 35 years of expertise in commercial real estate and intellectual property litigation.

June 20, 2017
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CPC Board Member Appointed to the NY State Supreme Court, Appellate Division

May 23, 2017

On May 22, 2017, CPC Board Member Jeffrey Oing was appointed to the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department.

May 24, 2017
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Embracing Diversity in the Immigrant Community

May 18, 2017

On May 17, 2017, CPC President & CEO, Wayne Ho, spoke at the Second Annual Lillian Wald Symposium, hosted by Henry Street Settlement.

May 23, 2017
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CPC & NY State Assembly Celebrates the Newly Formed Asian Pacific American Legislative Task Force

May 18, 2017

On May 18, 2017, the NY State Assembly announced the formation of the Asian Pacific American Legislative Task Force (APALTF). This is the first time in New York State's history that a government body has been formed solely to represent the Asian American Pacific Islander community.

May 23, 2017
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Celebrating Diversity during APIA Heritage Month

May 10, 2017

CPC President & CEO, Wayne Ho, spoke with Inspiring Diversity (iD) about the importance of Asian/Pacific Islander American (APIA) Heritage Month. APIA Heritage Month began in the 1970s to celebrate Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. 

May 23, 2017
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CPC Joins Members of LESEN & NYC Comptroller Office for Release of Neighborhood Economic Analysis Report

May 5, 2017

On April 25, 2017, CPC and members of the Lower East Side Employment Network (LESEN) joined NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, for his release of the Comptroller Office's latest report - The New Geography of Jobs: A Blueprint for Strengthening NYC Neighborhoods.

May 8, 2017
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CPC Joins Community Partners for Asian Pacific American Advocacy Day at City Hall

April 5, 2017

On March 15th, 2017, CPC joined leaders, staff, students, and clients representing 45 Asian-led and Asian-serving organizations on the steps of City Hall  for the 9th Annual Asian Pacific American (APA) Advocacy Day as part of the 15% and Growing Coalition,

April 6, 2017
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CPC Cuts the Ribbon on New Queens Community Center Designed to Serve Immigrant & Low-Income Communities

March 27, 2017

On March 24, 2017, CPC celebrated the opening of its brand new CPC Queens Community Center at 133-14 41st Avenue, Flushing, Queens with a ribbon cutting ceremony.  The Center houses community/social services, special needs services for families and individuals with developmental disabil

April 6, 2017
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