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CQJCC brings neighbors together to help neighbors.  Volunteers bring hope and cheer to those who feel forgotten.

 As CQJCC enters the summer of 2022, we reflect on our many activities over the last year.  True to our mission, we looked out for our vulnerable neighbors with love in the unprecendented Covid-19 era. We saw many eyes–albeit atop masks–light up when we came knocking–
    * We recruited 10+ ambassadors to deliver holiday gift packages to their own neighbors, fostering connection and community     * We distributed 100 Chanukah gifts, 300 Purim packages, and 100 Shavuot cheesecakes     * We partnered with JRoots to promote their Holocaust remembrance programs     * We partnered with the Queens Jewish Community Council to deliver Met Council Passover packages     * We continue to partner with Beautiful Memories Gemach in New Hyde Park to distribute gently used clothing monthly     * In April 2021, we launched webinars in our virtual emotional and spiritual wellness space, which will continue monthly via Zoom and phone Please partner with us in our important work touching vulnerable neighbors in meaningful ways! 

Care to spread the love?

Become a partner and bring meaningful, accessible activities infused with Jewish pride to the community.

Are you looking for a connection to your community?  As a volunteer with Central Queens Jewish Community Circle, your efforts can help children, seniors, the home-bound and holocaust survivors in our community to live richer, fuller Jewish lives.  Wouldn’t that be worth a few hours of your time?  Contact us to learn more about how you can bring the valuable gift of community to those who feel forgotten.

CQJCC is a registered 501c3 charity.

“Putting smiles on the faces of our neighbors.”


Please visit our Webinars page and contact us to attend any of our informative seminars.

Holiday & Shabbat Gift Packages

Meaningful Visits to Seniors

Children’s Creative Packages

Spiritual Wellness


Reach out to our community with LOVE.

Donate to Central Queens Jewish Community Circle

In Our First Year…

We were able to provide: 100 Cheesecakes for Shavuot 120 Shana Tova gifts for Rosh Hashanah 50 Thanksgiving Gift Packages to vulnerable neighbors

Our Outreach Programs Run Year-Round

Please help us to reach out to the lonely, forgotten and vulnerable in our community with your support.


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“Thank you so much for the cheesecake that was so thoughtful. It was greatly appreciated.”HG

“Oh my goodness, what a truly thoughtful and delicious gift. I deeply appreciate it. It means so much to me that you keep me in your thoughts and prayers, and now I am the fortunate recipient of an amazing Yom Tov treat. Thank you very much.”JT

“Thank you very much for the cheesecake. It will now be a sweeter Shavuot.”DG

“Thank you for sending my home-bound father a cheesecake for Shavuot!  He was so touched and said it was delicious as well.” — MM