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Blood Drive – January 28

January 28, 2021 | maryrecord


Help save lives by donating blood! New York Blood Center is holding a blood drive on Thursday, January 28 from 9 am – 3 pm at our main site in Sunnyside, Queens, at 43-31 39th Street, between Queens Boulevard and 43 Avenue. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, appointments are strongly...

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Spectrum Noticias NY1

November 13, 2020 | maryrecord

Spectrum Noticias NY1 talks to Jonah Gensler of Sunnyside Community Services and Jonathan Forgash of Queens Together about food pantries at risk of running out of food to distribute. Watch the video online at ...

Sunnyside Post: Queens Food Pantries See Food Supply Depleting as Food Lines Increase

October 30, 2020 | maryrecord

Writer Allie Griffin spoke to our Executive Director, Judy Zangwill and Jonathan Forgash, co-founder of Queens Together, for an article about food insecurity in Queens. Read the article online at ...

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Queens Courier: Community groups team up to fight food insecurity in Woodside

October 29, 2020 | maryrecord

Learn more about our rally that was held in Woodside that we co-hosted with Queens Together. You can read the Queens Courier article and view several photos from the event online at ...

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Noticiero 47 Telemundo: Live Filming of Rally for Food Security

October 28, 2020 | maryrecord

Telemundo filmed live at our rally in Woodside, Queens about food insecurity in the borough. Jonah Gensler, Associate Executive Director of Community Services for Sunnyside Community Services was interviewed, along with some Queens residents who have benefited from our food distribution efforts...

Queens Gazette: Rally For Food Security In Woodside Wednesday

October 27, 2020 | maryrecord

Sunnyside Community Services and Queens Together organized a rally to draw attention to the dwindling funding for food programs. Read the Queens Gazette article online at ...

Sunnyside Post: Sunnyside Residents and Property Owner Come Together to Turn Empty Lot Into Composting Site

October 21, 2020 | maryrecord

Sunnyside Post reporter Allie Griffin talked to Judy Zangwill, Executive Director of Sunnyside Community Services, property owner Harry Otterman, and Kristina Baines, one of the organizers with the 45th Street Composters for this feature article about how they worked together to convert a vacant...

Queens Daily Eagle: NYC Funds Immigrant Legal Services at Five Queens Providers

October 1, 2020 | maryrecord

Sunnyside Community Services is one of five Queens organizations to receive grants to enhance legal counsel and case management to undocumented immigrant New Yorkers. The ActionNYC grant, from the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs and Department of Social Services/Human Resources...

WNYC: Masks And Handwashing But No Hugs In Pre-K During Covid

September 23, 2020 | maryrecord

PreK children all over the city are heading back to in-person classes. WNYC reporter Jessica Gould stopped by our free preK Sunnyside UP program on the first day of school to find out what's different this year. Jessica spoke with a preK teacher and even heard the class handwashing song. Hear...

Queens Gazette: SCS Passes Out Info And Free Face Masks

September 9, 2020 | maryrecord

The Queens Gazette covered our face mask distribution event in Woodside. On September 1, staff members passed out free face masks and information about Covid by the 7 train. Read about it online...


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