Become a Registered Member

BID Assessment-paying owners of real property within the Jamaica Center BID’s boundaries are eligible to become voting members by registering with our organization here. Once complete, registration is only required once for property owners, provided that the parcel’s ownership or the official designated voting representative does not change. (Not sure if you are a registered member? Need to update your registration details? Please contact Jahnavi Aluri at The deadline or “record date” for registrations in order to vote at our 40th Annual Meeting on November 7, 2019 is October 28, 2019.

Annual Meeting

Each year Association members (registered and unregistered), BID businesses, and members of the community are invited to the Jamaica Center BID’s Annual Meeting to discuss the current state of the district, receive a financial and programmatic update from the Association, and to network. Registered Association members can also vote on current Board members up for (re)election and any other official business requiring a vote. Registered Association voting members are also encouraged to submit a proxy if they are unable to attend. (For more details regarding registered member proxies, please contact Jahnavi Aluri at

This year’s 40th Annual Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Harvest Room (90-40 160th Street, Jamaica, NY 11432).

  • Registration and Networking: 9:00-9:30 a.m.
  • Business Meeting: Starts at 9:30 a.m.

Board Members up for (re) election:

Michael Hirschhorn, Jenel Property Management (Property Owner Category): Link to bio

Jonathan Guzman, Carter’s Inc. (Merchant Category): Link to bio

Featuring special speakers: Borough President Melinda Katz and Commissioner Gregg Bishop, of NYC’s Department of Small Business Services. Breakfast will be provided!

Space is limited. RSVP for our annual meeting via email:

Member Reports

We are committed to the proper stewardship of our resources; this includes offering our members a transparent view of our financial and programmatic position. You may access PDFs of our most recent audit and annual report, by clicking below:


For our most recent 990’s visit

Annual Report