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Connecting Old Skills with New Skills

April 19, 2018

Congratulations to our latest Senior Community Service & Employment Program (SCSEP) placement, Alex Ho! Alex has been a CPC SCSEP participant for three years. He was recently hired by a management company to work as a full time receptionist. 

April 19, 2018
Christina
CPC Chinatown Senior Center Tai Chi Performance

Chinatown Senior Center Celebrates Lunar New Year

February 26, 2018

The seniors at the CPC Chinatown Senior Citizen Center were treated to two packed days of Lunar New Year activities to celebrate the Year of the Dog! 

February 26, 2018
Christina

Nan Shan Senior Center Celebrates the Lunar New Year

February 15, 2018

On February 15, 2018, CPC Nan Shan Senior Center held a Lunar New Year Celebration Party for almost 600 seniors at the East Buffet in Flushing.

February 15, 2018
Christina
CPC Nan Shan Senior Center Holiday 2017

CPC Nan Shan Senior Center Seniors Gearing Up for the Holiday Season

December 27, 2017

Over 500 seniors from CPC Nan Shan Senior Center were attending a fun-filled festive event this morning at a local restaurant.  They were all mingling with friends, watching performances, and listening to festive music. It was a wonderful opportunity to gather together in friendshi

January 2, 2018
Christina
Posed picture of guests and turkey

Thanksgiving Celebration comes early at CPC Nan Shan Senior Center!

November 20, 2017

With cooler temperatures and shorter days, November is the month of giving thanks and togetherness.

November 20, 2017
Simon
Senior Community Service Employment Program

Older Workers 55+ to work, receive training, and assist local agencies serving the community

September 14, 2017

On September 1, 2017, the Chinese-American Planning Council, Inc. announced that it was awarded a grant of $2,100,366 from Senior Service America, Inc. Almost 90 percent of this grant – originally from the U.S.

September 20, 2017
Christina
Open Door Celebrates the Year of the Senior

Open Door Celebrates the Year of the Senior

June 29, 2017

On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, New York City Council Member Margaret S. Chin held an event at CPC's Open Door Senior Center to celebrate increased city funding for senior services.

July 5, 2017
Elizabeth
Celebrating APIA Heritage Month with Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou

Celebrating APIA Heritage Month with Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou

May 24, 2017

On May 20, 2017, CPC NY Chinatown Senior Center's dance group joined Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou's APIA Heritage Month Celebration in Seward Park.

July 5, 2017
Christina
Delivering Meals, Hope, and Love

Delivering Meals, Hope, and Love

May 23, 2017

Ms. Ching came to America in 1975 from Zhong Shan province in China and became a garment worker. She spent 15 hours a day in front of a sewing machine and was constantly bending at her waist, resulting in a severe humpback.

July 5, 2017
Christina
CPC Hosts a Cook-Off between NYS Senator Daniel Squadron & NYC Councilmember Margaret Chin at NY Chinatown Senior Center

CPC Hosts a Cook-Off between NYS Senator Daniel Squadron & NYC Councilmember Margaret Chin at NY Chinatown Senior Center

April 26, 2016

On April 22, 2016, CPC's NY Chinatown Senior Center celebrated the reopening of its kitchen after repairing a gas leak discovered in Spring 2015. For the safety of the seniors, gas to the kitchen was turned off for many months while repairs were made.

July 5, 2017
Christina
CPC Seniors Celebrate Thanksgiving with ACCA and Cesar & Napoli, PC

CPC Seniors Celebrate Thanksgiving with ACCA and Cesar & Napoli, PC

November 25, 2014

On November 24th, 2015 CPC Brooklyn Branch Seniors celebrated Thanksgiving thanks to a generous donation of over 50 rotisserie chickens from the American Chinese Commerce Association (美國香港總商會) and Cesar & Napoli, PC (黎保利律師樓).

July 5, 2017
Flora Lau
Assemblyman Peter Abbate Supports Seniors In Brooklyn

Assemblyman Peter Abbate Supports Seniors In Brooklyn

November 14, 2014

On Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Assemblyman Peter Abbate presented CPC's Brooklyn Branch with a $3,000 grant to improve the Branch's Senior Services Singing Group sound system. CPC Brooklyn Branch Director Wai Yee Chan is very excited about upgrading to a new sound system and&

July 5, 2017
Wai Yee Chan