Chinatown News & Events
Community Advisory Notice for Night-Time Roadway Milling in Manhattan

April 16 - 29,2016

GCCA Free Essay Writing Workshop

Date: Sat, April 23rd, 2016 & Sat, May 7th, 2016
The Greater Chinatown Community Association will be holding a free writing workshop. Students can come to one of two available sessions. The focus of this workshop will be tips on how to structure and write essays for school, college applications and SAT examinations.  Written communication is an essential part of expressing ideas and creativity.  We want to help first and second generation immigrants be competitive with native born speakers!
Business Resiliency Webinar

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
From gas leaks and fires, to major storms and flooding, NYC business owners face many challenges that can impact your operations and assets..
APA Heritage Celebration

Sunday, May 15 from 11:00am - 4:00pm
8th Annual Community Convention RSVP

Sunday, May 15th, 2-5p.m

Please Join State Senator Daniel Squadron's Annual Community Convention!
Business Resiliency Workshop - Restaurant Industry, Lower Manhattan

Monday, May 16, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
As a business owner in New York City, you face many challenges that can impact your operations and assets. From gas leaks and fires, to major storms and flooding, you are constantly managing risks.  This resiliency workshop will help participants construct a business continuity plan that is tailored to the restaurant industry.
Color Me Mine

Paint on a ceramic, fire it up, and then take it home. Let out your inner artist.
Recycling for Businesses

All businesses in New York City are required to recycle certain materials and ensure to the best of their ability that those recyclable materials are properly handled by their private carter.
Bite of Hong Kong Requires More Than a Few Nibbles

The fish rise and fall in their wall of tanks. The crabs crouch like linebackers and tap their Morse code. "Choose," you are told.
Earth Day Pre-Kick Off Chinese Media Coverage
地球日活動 數十高中生清潔華埠

By 邱莉菲 /
今年已是第5年舉行的華埠地球日活動 (Good Earth Day in Chinatown) 昨(16日)再度舉行,數十名來自史蒂文森高中、布碌崙技術高中等學校的學生義工從早上開始分組到華埠各區清潔街道,種植花草,清理塗鴉,以行動來帶出「我愛華埠」的訊息。
NYPD's Chinatown selfie scavenger hunt on Twitter

By John Annese / /
The Police Department's 5th Precinct in Chinatown has started a three-month "Know Your Precinct Scavenger Hunt" on Twitter, asking people to take pictures of themselves in front of landmarks in their neighborhood.
Bilingual Chinese Navigator Wanted

NADAP, Inc. (private non-profit organization) is seeking full-time Benefit Navigators to enroll New Yorkers into the Health Insurance Marketplace. The goal of the program is to educate and assist individuals and small businesses sign up for health insurance.  


- Provides education and enrollment services to individuals, small businesses about the State's healthcare plans
- Achieves monthly contractual goals
- Builds relationships with local community leaders
- Works at network partner sites to actively market and promote the program to target populations
- Guides individuals through the Marketplace's enrollment process
- Enters service information into NADAP's database, produces weekly enrollment reports, and writes post-event reports.
- Works with on-site organizations to coordinate referrals for eligible participants
- Conducts outreach to community and participates in marketing events Identifies and contacts eligible participants, through face-to-face outreach, email, phone


- Education: Bachelor's degree preferred.
- Experience: One year of job-related experience preferably in enrollment and outreach activities.
- Chinese bilingual speaker is required (ability to read, write and speak).
- Proficient with MS Office and online research.
- Ability to work flexible hours with a rotating schedule and evenings and weekends on occasions.

Chinatown Photos

Hate Crime Forum - April 22, 2016
"If you see something, say something!"

Official Unveiling of Evacuation Day Plaza Sign (4/21/2016)

2016 Good Earth Day Kick-Off (4/16/2016)

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