SENATOR GOLDEN URGES COMMUNITY TO SUPPORT RELIEF EFFORTS IN WAKE OF JAPANESE EARTHQUAKE AND PACIFIC TSUNAMI

 

    Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is urging residents of the 22nd Senate District to support the American Red Cross in their efforts to assist those affected by the March 11th Japanese Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami.


    Senator Golden is asking neighbors and community organizations to consider making a financial contribution to support the American Red Cross by either phone, internet, mail or via text. Those interested in donating should call 1-800 RED CROSS, or visit www.redcross.org, or text REDCROSS to 90999 to donate $10.00, or to mail a contribution, please send it to:


    American Red Cross


    P.O. Box 4002018


    Des Moines, IA 50340-2018


    *Please indicate Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami on the check’s memo line.


    Senator Marty Golden stated, “As the images of destruction and devastation in Japan are featured on our news programs, in our newspapers and our computers, many of us are wondering what we can do to help our fellow citizens of the world who have lost so much. Our monetary support will help the citizens of Japan rebuild and at the same time bring hope to the people.”


    For additional information, please contact Senator Golden’s office at (718) 238-6044.