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Longtime AAFE Executive Director Chris Kui to Retire at the End of 2017

Doris Koo Returns to AAFE as Senior Advisor and Named Interim Executive Director New York, NY – Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE), the parent organization of REDC, announced today that after 31 years with the organization, including 25 years at the helm, Executive Director, Christopher Kui, has informed the Board of Directors of his decision to…

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New Website, Flushing Fantastic, Promotes Small Business in Queens

Our parent organization, Asian Americans for Equality, and the Flushing Chamber of Commerce recently launched a new website to promote the diverse small businesses in Flushing, Queens. Flushing Fantastic helps visitors navigate the vibrant and multifaceted community and connect with hundreds of shops, cultural venues, restaurants, hotels and historic landmarks. The new site was made possible through the…

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Renaissance, AAFE Lead Neighborhood Visioning in Corona, Queens

On Aug. 22, residents of the Queens neighborhood of Corona gathered to create a vision for the future of Roosevelt Avenue, the commercial heart of the neighborhood. Renaissance Economic Development Corp. and it’s parent organization, Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE), are leading the initiative, which is soliciting resident input as part of a Commercial District Needs…

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Welcome to Our New Website!

If you have visited REDC online before, you probably noticed that we have a new look. Renaissance Economic Development Corporation just debuted a new website, designed to better serve our core community: small business owners in New York City. There are redesigned pages highlighting our small business loans, group training programs and individual counseling services.…

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Help Create a Vision For Roosevelt Avenue Aug. 22

We want to hear your opinion about the future of Roosevelt Avenue. The Corona, Queens community is invited to attend a public meeting Tuesday, Aug. 22. The goal is to create a vision for a thriving commercial destination for everyone. It’s part of a larger Commercial District Needs Assessment being conducting through Neighborhood 360°, a program of…

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