SENATOR ANDREW LANZA BEGINS COMMUNITY DRIVE TO HELP LOCAL HURRICANE VICTIMS

 

    Lanza’s District Office to Serve as Donation Drop-Off Point

    Senator Andrew Lanza has opened his district office, located at 3845 Richmond Ave. in Eltingville, to serve as a donation drop-off point to help those Staten Islanders who were impacted by Hurricane Sandy.  Lanza will be collecting donations and distributing them as needed to evacuation centers and families across Staten Island.

    Anyone who is willing and able to donate non-perishable food items, clothing, blankets or other supplies, may drop them to Lanza's district office today up until 5:00 p.m. or tomorrow between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Below is a list of suggested supplies:
    Water - 1 liter or smaller bottles for easier transport.
    Food – Dry & Canned, pop top preferred that is easy to prepare with or without heat.
    Matches 
    Powdered Milk, Baby Formula and bottles
    Pet supplies and food
    First Aid Kits & supplies 
    Flashlights and batteries
    Paper Cups, Napkins, and plastic utensils
    Non-Electric cans opener and Utility Knifes
    Duct Tape
    Plastic zip lock bags
    Personal Care items such as soap, toilet paper, wipes, garbage bags, disinfectant and bleach
    Plastic Tarps
    Portable Generators
    Clothes, especially baby and children
    Blankets and sleeping bags
    Coats and sweaters
    Brooms, mops, garbage bags, plastic gloves and other cleaning supplies

    Donations may be dropped off today until 5 p.m. and tomorrow from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Senator Lanza’s district office is located at 3845 Richmond Ave. (near the Eltingville Train Station on the second floor).

    Any evacuation centers or families in need of supplies should contact Lanza’s Albany office at 518-455-3215 or email lanza@nysenate.gov.

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