October 30, 2019

On Friday, October 25, CIANA said goodbye to Maria Eliades, our Director of Development and Communications. Having originally started out at CIANA as a volunteer in the spring of 2018, Maria has...

October 16, 2019

"I think the clients appreciate that I am not the typical attorney that you expect to see. I’m an immigrant woman, and I don’t have the stereotypical, typical look of an attorney. My presenc...

July 1, 2019

Emira Habiby Browne, CIANA CEO and Founder, has been awarded the 2019 Queens Ambassador Award in recognition of her service to the immigrant community in New York City.

February 5, 2019

When you hear that Liana Grey not only shares her experiments with food on her blog, Baker Without Borders, but also that the educator and baker started CIANA’s popular Friday cooking program at...

November 19, 2018

Maria Eliades, CIANA's Communications and Programs Manager, in Athens Square. Photo: Olivia Sztanga

Astoria, NY -Maria Eliades first started working at CIANA as a volunteer in March. In August, sh...

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