Past Events

Below are events DCA recently attended.


March 18, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Mariners Harbor Civic Association
66 Spartan Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10303

March 16, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Navigating Student Loans: An Action-Based Workship
University Neighborhood Housing Program
2751 Grand Concourse
(Entrance on East 196th Street)
Bronx, NY 10468
*Space is limited. View event flyer to rsvp.

March 16, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Neighborhood Housing Services of Brooklyn at Housing Fair
Clarendon Road Church
3304 Clarendon Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11203

March 15, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Flushing BID Business Fair
Sheraton East LaGuardia Hotel
135-20 39th Avenue
Flushing, NY

March 14, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Bronx River Houses Tenant Association Meeting
1619 East 174th Street
Bronx, NY 10472
This event is not open to the public.

March 14, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep and Financial Empowerment Presentation at New Settlement Apts Young Adult Opportunity Initiative
19 E Mt. Eden Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452

March 13, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Flushing YMCA New Americans Welcome Center
138-46 Northern Blvd
Flushing, NY
This event is not open to the public.

March 12, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Brooklyn Community School District 19 Monthly Meeting
590 Sheffield Avenue, 5th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11207

March 12, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Longwood Preparatory Academy PTA Meeting
Longwood Preparatory Academy/08X530
965 Longwood Avenue
Bronx, NY 10459
This event is not open to the public.

March 11, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Council Member Salamanca, Melrose, and Jackson Houses Resident Associations’ Town Hall Meeting
Classic Center
286 East 156th Street
Bronx, NY 10452

March 6, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the New Settlement Apts Young Adult Opportunity Initiative
19 E Mt. Eden Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452

March 5, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Van Duzer Street Civic Association
309 St. Pauls Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10304

March 5, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Building Bridges: A Convening for NYC Immigrant Workers
This important convening will bring together workers, workers’ rights organizations, and City government agencies to discuss the issues workers face at work; campaigns to transform working conditions; and other strategies to raise workplace standards.
Lincoln Hospital
234 East 149th Street
Bronx, NY 10451
View event flyer (in English, Spanish, and French) for more information.

March 5, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Office of Adult & Continuing Education
500 8th Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10018

March 1, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at Spiritual Revelation Baptist Church
Precious Hearts Adult Social
2198 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11233

February 28, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Freelance Isn't Free Act Training at the NYC Freelancers Hub
30 John Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

February 28, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Worker Rights Training for Restaurant Opportunities Center Members
275 7th Ave
New York, NY 10001
This event is not open to the public.

February 27, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at the 34th Precinct Community Council
801 West 190th Street
New York, NY 10040

February 27, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

#BHeard Town Hall: The Widening Gap: Economic Inequality in NYC
Hosted by BRIC TV
BRIC House Ballroom
647 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Register at bheard.eventbrite.com

February 27, 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling Event at Emerald Isle Immigration Center’s Resource Fair
8416 Northern Blvd
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

February 27, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA)
250 Church St
New York, NY 10013

February 27, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

NYC Small Business Services' Staten Island Resource Fair
St. George Library
5 Central Avenue
Staten Island, NY

February 27, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs
250 Church Street
New York, NY 10013

February 26, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Independent Drivers Guild
38-38 Crescent St
Long Island City, NY 11101

February 26, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Co-Op City Shareholders Meeting
2049 Bartow Avenue, Room 31
Bronx, NY 10475

February 26, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Bronx 48th Precinct Community Council Meeting
450 Cross Bronx Expy
Bronx, NY 10457

February 26, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling Event at New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
239 Thompson St
New York, NY 10012

February 26, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Mid-Manhattan Adult Learning Center
212 West 120 Street, Room 102r
New York, NY 10027

February 22, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Know Your Workers' Rights Training for NYC Financial Empowerment Center Counselors
Four World Trade Center
150 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007
This event is not open to the public.

February 21, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at Arlington Civic Association Meeting
312 South Ave
Staten Island, NY 10303

February 21, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at CASA New Settlement
1501 Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452

February 21, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at NYC Service Civic Corp
1 Centre Street
NY, NY 10007

February 20, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at Worker’s Justice Center
365 Broadway
Brooklyn NY 11211

February 20, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Know Your Workers' Rights Training for Staff at the Interfaith Center of New York
475 Riverside Dr #540
New York, NY 10115
This event is not open to the public.

February 19, 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Independent Drivers Guild
38-38 Crescent St
Long Island City, NY 11101

February 19, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling Event at New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
239 Thompson St
New York, NY 10012

February 19, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at Isabella Geriatric Center
515 Audubon Avenue, MLK Community Room
New York, NY

February 16, 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Council Member Dromm's Lunar New Year Festival
St. James Church
84-07 Broadway
Flushing, NY 11373

February 14, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Day of Action with Nail Salon Association
DCA and volunteers will distriubte workers' bill of rights and information about workplace laws to businesses around the St. George Ferry Terminal neighborhood
Staten Island, NY 10301

February 13, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson's Community Resource Fair
524 W 59th Street
New York, NY 10019

February 13, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at the Office of Adult & Continuing Education
500 8th Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10018

February 12, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling Event at New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
239 Thompson St
New York, NY 10012

February 12, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Free Tax Prep Presentation at NYC Service
1 Centre Street
New York, NY 10007
This event is not open to the public.

February 12, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Consumer Protection Tips for Older Adults Presentation at Henry Street Settlement
334 Madison Street
New York, NY 10002

February 11, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Emerald Isle Immigration
IS230 Annex
74-10 34th Avenue
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

February 9, starting at 10 a.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep-a-Thon
This is an all-day tax filing marathon and resource fair in all five boroughs. Attendees who earned $54,000 or less in 2018 can have their taxes filed for free. Free screening for local, state, and federal health and human service benefits will also be available to help individuals find out if they are eligible. This family friendly event will offer fun activities for kids and a resource fair for individuals to learn more about the many City resources available to all New Yorkers. View event flyer for more details.

February 8, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at NYC Service City Service Corps Meeting
1 Centre Street
New York, NY 10007

February 8, 10 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at LaGuardia Community College
29-10 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101

February 7, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Desis Rising Up and Moving (DRUM): Know Your Rights Training
37-06 77th Street
Jackson Heights, NY 11372

February 5, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at LaGuardia Community College
29-10 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101

February 5, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling Event at New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
239 Thompson St
New York, NY 10012

February 5, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at Emerald Isle Immigration Center
IS230 Annex 7403
34 Avenue
Jackson Heights, NY

February 5, 12 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Tabling at the University Settlement Opportunity Fair
293 E Broadway
New York, NY 10002

February 5, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Consumer Protection Presentation at Narrows Senior Center
Joseph Stedman Residence
933 54th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219
This event is not open to the public.

February 5, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Fair Workweek Trianing with Queens Connect Members
70-34 Austin Street
Queens, NY 11375
This event is not open to the public.

February 4, 10 a.m.

Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on Amendment of Rules Governing Employment Agencies
42 Broadway, 5th Floor Hearing Room
New York, NY 10004
View notice, statement of basis and purpose of proposed rule, and more at nyc.gov/nycrules.

February 1, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Consumer Protection Presentation at Presbyterian Senior Services
PSS Andrew Jackson Senior Center
This event is not open to the public.

January 30, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Freelance Isn’t Free Workshop: Know Your Rights as a Freelancer
Freelancers Hub
30 John Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
You must RSVP at freelancershub.nymediacenter.com

January 30, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Bronx Community College
2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
This event is not open to the public.

January 29, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Bronx 49th Precinct Community Council Meeting
Morris Park Community Association
1824 Bronxdale Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462

January 29, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation at the Bronx 48th Precinct Community Council Meeting
450 Cross Bronx Expressway
Bronx, NY 10457

January 29, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling at New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
239 Thompson Street
New York, NY 10012

January 29, 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Empowered NYC Presentation to Samaritan Village
250 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10451
This event is not open to the public.

January 29, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

City Hall in Your Borough: City Resource Fair
Latino Pastoral Action Center (LPAC)
14 W. 170th Street
Bronx, NY 10451
Sign up to attend at nyc.gov/CHIYB-TheBronx

January 28, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

NYC Free Tax Prep Presentation to the Parkside Senior Center
644 Adee Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467

January 28, 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Empowered NYC Presentation at Bronx Independent Living Center
4419 3rd Avenue
Bronx, NY 10457
This event is not open to the public.

January 28, 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Empowered NYC Presentation at St Joseph School for the Deaf
1000 Hutchinson River Pkwy
Bronx, NY 10465

January 27, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Tabling at City Resource Fair with Nepali Community
41-01 75th Street
Queens, NY 11373

January 26, 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Student Loan Debt Clinic in Brooklyn
Crown Heights Library - Brooklyn Public Library
560 New York Avenue at Maple Street
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Financial counseling sessions are 30 minutes. Your counselor can help you explore more affordable payment plans, see if you qualify for debt forgiveness programs, and more.
It is recommended that you reserve a ticket in advance. Walk-ins will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
View event flyer
RSVP at jan-26clinic.eventbrite.com

January 24, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

DCA Workshop on Home Improvement Contractors at the Abyssinian Development Corporation
50 West 131th Street
New York, NY 10037

January 24, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

DCA Overview Presentation to Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation
45 Wadsworth Avenue
New York, NY 10033

January 24, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Presentation on Laundry Service Compliance
Chinese American Social Services Center
124 Avenue O
Brooklyn, NY 11204

January 23, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at the Staten Island 120th Pct. Community Council Meeting
Community Health Action of Staten Island (CHASI)
25 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10301

January 23, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Know Your Worker Rights Training: NYSYLC
168 Canal Street
New York, NY 10013

January 23, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at the YW & YWHA Washington Heights/Inwood
54 Nagle Avenue
New York, NY 10040

January 22, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Tabling Event at New Sanctuary Coalition Immigration Clinic
239 Thompson St
New York, NY 10012

January 17, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

DCA 101 Workshop on NYC's Consumer Protection Law for Startup Businesses
NYU Tandon School of Engineering Urban Future Lab
15 MetroTech Center, 19th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
For more information and to RSVP, go to bit.ly/DCA101forStartUps

January 17, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Consumer Protection Presentation at Henry Street Settlement
334 Madison Street
New York, NY 10002

January 16, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Community Resource Fair Hosted by Councilwoman Carlina Rivera
Baruch College
55 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10010

January 16, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at the Office of Adult & Continuing Education
500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018
This event is not open to the public.

January 15, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at the Office of Adult & Continuing Education
500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018
This event is not open to the public.

January 15, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Commissioner Salas Meeting with Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr
851 Grand Concourse, 3rd Floor
Bronx, NY 10451
This event is not open to the public.

January 12, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Student Loan Debt Clinic in the Bronx
Mott Haven Library - New York Public Library
321 East 140th Street
Bronx, NY 10454
Financial counseling sessions are 30 minutes. Your counselor can help you explore more affordable payment plans, see if you qualify for debt forgiveness programs, and more.
It is recommended that you reserve a ticket in advance. Walk-ins will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
View event flyer
RSVP at jan-12clinic.eventbrite.com

January 10, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

NYC Housing and Preservation Development (HPD) Tenant, Owner and Landlord Resource Fair
Bronx School for Law, Government & Justice
244 E 163rd St
Bronx, NY 10451

January 9, 10 a.m.

Notice of Public Hearing and Opportunity to Comment on rule relating to Injurious Conduct by Licensees
View notice, statement of basis and purpose of proposed rule, and more at nyc.gov/nycrules.
42 Broadway, 5th Floor Hearing Room
New York, NY 10004

January 8, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Financial Empowerment Presentation at Brooklyn Community Services
1835 Sterling Place
Brooklyn, NY
This event is not open to the public.