(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:
Battery powered radios
Battery powered clock radios
COLD WEATHER CLOTHING
New Fleece Jackets
New Coats - men, women + children
New bad weather boots - men, women and children
FOR THE KIDS:
--Plastic garbage bags
--Personal hygiene-hand sanitizer, soap, toothpaste + toothbrushes, deodorant,
Moisturizing lotion, feminine products
--household cleaning products
--Rubber cleaning gloves
--baby diapers and baby wipes
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
57-10 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, NY