CBOs on the Ground

Below is a list of quality organizations that operate on the ground in the communities most impacted by Sandy. Please consider contributing directly to one of these groups with your time, connections, or a donation. The Brooklyn Community Foundation has also set up a Brooklyn Recovery Fund to support Brooklyn nonprofits responding to Sandy.
 

Area Organization Contact Disaster Relief Donate
Staten Island Project Hospitality Rev. Terry Troia Services to shelters: towels, food clothes, toiletries, non-perishable blankets Website
Staten Island Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation N/A Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund Website
LES/Chinatown Committee Against Anti-Asian Violence (CAAAV) Helena Wong
Distributing food, water, and volunteer efforts Website
LES/Chinatown Good Old Lower East Side (GOLES) Damaris Reyes
Essential services: towels, food clothes, toiletries, non-perishable, blankets Website
Rockaways Ocean Bay Community Development Corporation Patricia Simon
Outreach to residents in need of food, clothing, and door-to-door assessment of needed services Website
Rockaways Rockaway Waterfront Alliance Jeanne Dupont
Hurricane recovery efforts include distribution of food, water, flashlights Website
Gowanus Houses FUREE valery@furee.org Coordinating volunteers in five large buildings without power Website
Red Hook Red Hook Initiative Janice Mcguire Website

November 5th, 2012

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