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This is a joint recovery organizing site for New York's Rockaway and Astoria neighborhoods in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. For more recovery information, visit queensmamas.com. For additional volunteer opportunities, visit OccupySandy.com.
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Community Updates

Home Depot Supply Grant

posted about 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Team Depot: giving back is a fundamental value of The Home Depot and a passion for its associates. Through The Home Depot Foundation and its ongoing partnerships with nonprofit organizations (501c3, W-9) The Home Depot donates millions of hours, tools and supplies each year to community service projects.

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Church World Service is hosting: Recovery Tools & Training

posted about 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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All Members of the Rockaway and Broad Channel LTRC are encouraged to Attend

Why this training?

Recovery from a disaster event requires a whole-community approach. This workshop gives an overview of long term recovery and shares lessons learned and best practices gathered from decades of experience in large and small…

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Job Opportunity for Rockaway Residents

posted about 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Friends of Rockaway/Giants of Generosity is seeking out-of-work Rockaway residents or military veterans with construction experience (demolition, gutting, etc) for full time work for the next month. Must have OSHA card. Job pays $600 weekly ($15 an hour for 40 hours a week). You will be working on houses…

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Long Term Recovery Manual - A Guide to Long Term Recovery

posted about 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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The Rockaways and Broad Channel Long Term Recovery Group provides collaboration, resource identification and allocation and advocacy for individuals and families who reside in the Rockaways and Broad Channel areas affected by Superstorm Sandy an all hazardous disasters.

To view our working model of long term recovery and to assist…

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ROCKAWAY & BROAD CHANNEL LONG TERM RECOVERY MEETING

posted about 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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WHEN: Thursday February 21st from 6:30pm - 8:30pm WHERE: 454 beach 67th St. Battalion Church

WHAT: The goal of these meetings is to give you an opportunity to join together and work toward a consolidated recovery effort. Please join us and share your resources with others in the Rockaway and…

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This site now serves the Rockaway Community!

posted about 1 year ago by chris
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This site now jointly serves both the Rockaway and Astoria neighborhoods of New York City!

Use the above buttons to request help, volunteer your services, or post a donation to help in the Sandy Recovery Effort!

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posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Help Sandy Volunteers on the Ground in Rockaway

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Help Keep Independent Volunteers Working Hard! In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, hundreds of volunteers came to the disaster areas to tirelessly work toward recovery. Unlike other workers on the front lines, they have been working in the disaster areas without a stipend of any kind. They have provided medical…

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Holiday Volunteer Information

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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This season,Queens Mamas is starting the Family to Family program that has only one goal in mind: to bring one family together with another. As a volunteer, you will be paired with one family in need for a week (or more if you choose)to provide them with support and…

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Holiday Decoration Donations Needed in Rockaway

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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St Camillus Church on Beach 100th Street in Rockaway is in need of holiday decorations for their relief center. They need the following: A Tree Tree Stand Lights Ornaments Garland Festive Decor If you can contribute please drop off donations at 23-74 38th St every day until 7pm or call…

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Help A Displaced Family From The Rockaways Staying in Astoria

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Two days ago we took in a family from the Rockaways and they are staying in our home until they can find a place to live. You can see the full story here about this family.

If you can help, please sign up here and we will contact you shortly…

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ROCKAWAY DROP OFF LOCATIONS IN NEED

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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UPDATED DEC 5TH - If you are still looking to donate supplies to the Rockaways then please see the list below of places that will accept direct donations. There is no need to call them, just show up between 10AM and 4PM daily.

St Camillus Church Beach100th and Rockaway Beach…

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ASTORIA SUPPLY DONATION UPDATE

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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The Astoria drop off location is putting a temporary hold on supply donations at this time. As needs in the Rockaways change, we are looking to adapt and offer different types of aid to this community. If you would like to donate supplies directly to the Rockaways please come by…

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Astoria Volunteer Opportunities

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Office volunteers are always needed at our Astoria hub on a daily basis from 9AM - 7PM at 23-74 38th St. We are in need of help with online research, data entry, communications monitoring, answering phone calls and web programming. If you are interested in volunteering please email mama@themamasnetwork.com

Monday - Sunday Drop Off Donation Information

posted over 1 year ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Rockaway Relief continues into this week. There are still no shelters or consistent aid being provided to this population. They are setting up medical facilities in old flooded dry cleaners and serving food out on the street. Please help us help them by donating to and driving from: 23-74 38th

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We recommend visiting NYC.gov,NYCService.org, and theOccupy Sandy Website for more information on the Hurricane Sandy recovery effort.