EIIC Online Citizenship Classes

March 15, 2023

The Emerald Isle Immigration Center (EIIC) has a long history of helping new immigrants assimilate into their new communities while learning about the culture and history of the United States. Through USCIS’ Citizenship and Integration Grant Program, EIIC continues to teach lawful permanent residents about what it means to live and thrive in the United States today and the importance of understanding the country’s history.

Class schedule: Mondays & Thursdays |7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Study U.S. history and civics, practice reading, writing and improve your English skills for the citizenship interview




Paint Me A Story

March 31, 2023

Painting  stories  as  community  history  workshop  with  Colombian  painter Alejandro  Pinzón  and  friends

Join Colombian painter Alejandro Pinzón and other artists on the Creatives Rebuild NY team in residence at Emerald Isle Immigration Center (EIIC) for an afternoon painting workshop, to learn how to turn a personal or community story into a beautiful painting to preserve its meaning. The class will be accompanied by acoustic music from EIIC Creatives Jeff Lum (blues), Abdoulaye Alhassane (West African) and Allen Gogarty (Irish/new compositions). Learn more about

the immigration legal and social services available through the EIIC!

Sunday, April 2nd, 2023 3-5pm

at 34th Avenue Open Streets (Queens)

(outdoors at 93rd St & 34th Ave, Jackson Heights, NY 11372)

Admission is free–RSVP at bit.ly/3yIbvTJ

Are you looking for employment opportunities in NYC?

October 17, 2022

Are you looking for more than a job?

Serve New Yorkers at one of 80+ city agencies. Build a fulfilling career and go to work with purpose every day. Let DCAS help you find your calling—in education, health & social services, law enforcement, IT, engineering, and more!

  • Job Security.Great Benefits.A Rewarding Mission.

Join our virtual event:

New York City Civil Service 101 Information Session


Mr. John Boughner – Citywide Recruitment Specialist

Ms. D’Asia Woods-Flecha – Inclusive Recruitment Program Specialist

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Zoom Meeting

To register, please visit: