Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association
Chinese Community Center, Inc
62 Mott Street, New York, NY 10013
Tel: (212)226-6280          Email:
ccbany@yahoo.com          Fax: (212)431-5883

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Welcome to the official website of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, the oldest service organization in Chinatown established in 1883.

President
Justin Yu

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Volunteer Services
 
Special Journal
70th Anniversary of the end of World War II
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A message from CCBA

Welcome to the official website of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, the oldest service organization in Chinatown established in 1883.

The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (CCBA) is one of the oldest community organizations in Chinatown.  The parent organization of the Chinese Community Center, the CCBA was founded in 1883 and has represented and served the needs of Chinese Americans in New York City ever since.  Historically it has performed a quasi-governmental role in the Chinese community.  Throughout its history, business ownership has been a goal of many residents of Chinatown, and has been supported both financially, and through training, by the CCBA. 
 
Currently, the CCBA represents the Chinese-Americans living in the Greater New York Metro area.  Internally, the CCBA is the hinge that keeps the Chinese-American community intact and vigorous.  Specifically, the CCBA:

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Our Services: (For details please click "Services" page)

Adult English Classes - Provides low cost English lessons to new immigrants. 

Naturalization Service - Working the DYCD and the Chinese Voters Federation, CCBA provides assistant to new immigrants to apply for the U.S. Citizenship, and to register as voters.
 

 
Recent Events
10/10/2020 - CCBA hosted the annual Republic of China Double Ten National Day Celebration. Due to the pandemic, CCBA only kept the Chinatown Double Ten decorations, the flag rising ceremony in front of CCBA and the flower presentation ceremony to the statue of Sun Yat-sen at Columbus Park this year.
 
09/28/2020 - The State Supreme Court has blocked the city's efforts to replace the Manhattan Detention Complex with a new jail as part of plans to replace Rikers Island with community-based jails. The Chinatown community felt satisfied with the court's decision. CCBA urges the City to abandon the plan to appeal the court's decision and use the budget to recover the City's economy from the pandemic.
 
07/26/2020 - The Chinatown community welcomed Ambassador James K. J. Lee, the new general director of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York, for his first official visit to CCBA.

Last Updated: 10/10/2020