SENATOR MALCOLM A. SMITH, UFT, HOT 97 JOIN FORCES FOR HURRICANE RELIEF

 

     

    (Far Rockaway, NY)- In a continued effort to assist in post Hurricane Sandy recovery, Senator Malcolm A. Smith is slated to team up with the United Federation of Teachers, Hot 97, Hip Hop Has Heart Foundation, Lisa Evers and Street Soldiers to set up a distribution site in Far Rockaway.

    Goods will be collected and distributed on site.Thousands of people are still without electricity and water. People from throughout the Peninsula are still in need of basic essentials. Food and toiletries will be delivered to individuals that are home-bound and unable to get to the site.

    Here's what they most need now:

     

    EQUIPMENT:

    Flashlights

    Batteries

    Battery powered radios

    Battery powered clock radios

    New Blankets

     

    COLD WEATHER CLOTHING

    New Sweatshirts/Hoodies

    New Fleece Jackets

    New Coats - men, women + children

    New Gloves

    New Scarves

    New socks

    New bad weather boots - men, women and children

     

    FOR THE KIDS:

    Books

    Notebooks

    School supplies

    Book bags/Backpacks

    Games

    Toys

     

     

    SUPPLIES:

    --Paper Towels

    --Plastic garbage bags

    --Bathroom tissue

    --Personal hygiene-hand sanitizer, soap, toothpaste + toothbrushes, deodorant,

    Moisturizing lotion, feminine products

    --household cleaning products

    --Rubber cleaning gloves

    --baby diapers and baby wipes

     

    FOOD

    Anything non-perishable

    Breakfast Bars

    Protein bars

    Crackers

    Chips

    Cookies

    Canned spaghetti

    Canned tuna

    Canned meats

    Canned vegetables

    Juice boxes

     

    WHO: Senator Malcolm A. Smith, Hot 97, UFT, Hip Hop Has Heart Foundation, Lisa Evers and Street Soldiers


    WHEN: Saturday, November 10, 2012


    TIME: 12 Noon. - 4 p.m.

     

    WHERE: Ocean Bay Community Center

                      (Formerly Arverne/

                      Edgemere Houses)

                      57-10 Beach Channel Drive

                      Far Rockaway, NY  

     

     

     

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