I would like to thank all of you who are offering your support in the aftermath of the worst natural disaster to hit the New York, New Jersey area in our history. Tens of thousands of people have lost their homes, personal possessions, and their livelihood. Millions are without power, and many have lost their lives. And, as I write this, we are experiencing an additional storm with snow and wind. Your prayers and support is so needed, and appreciated.
I want to also thank you for your patience with us while we have worked to get a handle on our response. We now have a system in place to communicate to you.
If you are interested in sending products to us please contact John Bowen at (917) 887-9297
Products most needed now are:
Canned foods of all kinds; canned meats, soups, vegetables, etc.
Non-perishable food items; cereal, peanut butter, boxed juices etc.
Baby item; diapers of all sizes, creams, powder, wipes
Large trash bags and tall kitchen garbage bags
Cleaning supplies of all kinds; in gallon or less sizes including bleach
NEW sleeping bags and blankets
New or like new coats in all sizes
Gloves and scarfs
Surgical gloves and hand sanitizers
PLEASE NO CLOTHING … THIS IS NOT A NEED AT THIS TIME!
ALSO PLEASE DO NOT JUST SHOW UP WITH PRODUCTS, YOU MUST CALL
FIRST (917) 887-9297
If you are interested in volunteering for Work and Witness to put buildings back together, please contact Rick O’Neil at (516) 635-1157.
We will begin to schedule our work team to help repair and rebuild buildings soon. We will need project funds and skilled workers.
AGAIN, PLEASE DO NOT JUST SHOW UP. There are issues with housing, food supplies etc. Call Rick O’Neil and he will direct you.
Product Distribution; John Bowen (917) 887-9297
Volunteer Work and Witness; Rick O’Neil (516) 635-1157
You are truly the light of the world, and you are shining.
Thank you from all of those who are counting on your help.
Metro NY District Superintendent
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