Congressman Meeks presents $150K in federal funding to Richmond Hill’s Chhaya Development Corporation


Congressman Gregory Meeks on Wednesday, March 15, met with local small business owners, community leaders and staff at Chhaya Community Development Corporation’s (CDC) Richmond Hill office, where he presented a $150,000 check to support the expansion of Chhaya’s small business program. 

U.S. Rep. Gregory Meeks presents a check for $150,000 in federal funding to Chhaya Community Development Corporation in South Richmond Hill on Wednesday, March 15, 2023. (Photo by Paul Frangipane)

The congressman’s remarks focused on the indispensable role local, independently owned businesses play in communities and reaffirmed his support for initiatives that bolster their success and stability.