Monday - Sunday Drop Off Donation Information

posted about 6 years 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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Monday - Sunday Transportation and Rideshare Information

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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TRANSPORTATION: If you are looking to take public transportation to the Rockaways please visit this link for a ferry schedule from NYC.

RIDESHARE: Looking to help out in the Rockaways but do not have a car? Please see the below inks for self organized rideshare information: Ride Sharing

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*URGENT UPDATE* SATURDAY BUS CANCELED

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Due to complications with organizing transportation, we will have to cancel our Astoria bus for tomorrow. We will be funneling cars down all day starting at 9am and you will probably be able to hitch a ride. We'll be using Zimride for ridesharing.

Thanks and sorry for the inconvenience.

Ride

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Friday Benefit Worship Concert (Collecting Donations & Raising Money through Astoria Restaurants)

posted about 6 years ago by drewhyun
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Benefit Worship Concert - Aside from live music, we'll also hear from a Rockaway resident whose home was wrecked in the storm. We'll also have times of prayer.

Friday Night, November 9th, 2012 from 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Trinity Lutheran Church 31-18 37th St Astoria, NY 11103 (Corner of…

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Friday November 9th - Saturday Bus and Supplies

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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SATURDAY BUS: SAINT GERTRUDES CHURCH VOLUNTEER CLEAN UP IN FAR ROCKAWAY. There will be a bus leaving on Saturday at 23-64 38th St Astoria NY 11105. There is no need to call, just show up. Please be prepared to be cold, get dirty, and not eat very much. Please being…

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TUESDAY November 6th - Volunteers, Supplies, Drivers, Information

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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VOLUNTEERS: ASTORIA VOLUNTEERS: There will be a BUS leaving from 23-74 38th street in Astoria at 11:45am and coming back at 5PM Just come her. No need to call. Be ready to work outside in the cold. Dress warm, no valuables, bring gloves if you have them TODAY.

The Rockaways…

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Monday Update: Volunteers, Donations, Drivers, Rides

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Thank you everyone for all of your weekend efforts! We were able to send out many supplies to much needed areas thanks to our volunteers and drivers. Please continue to help us though the week as there are many people still in need. As of Monday Morning here are the…

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New Drop off Location in Astoria for Broad Channel and Rockaway

posted about 6 years ago by volunteer
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New drop off location in Astoria for Broad Channel and rockaway residents! 23-80 28th st apt 1 in astoria! We are getting together people to travel to these areas to donate supplies, food, work gloves, baby items, ad sooo much more! Please contact me at debbie.astoriarelief@gmail.com or lildw16@yahoo.com for hrs…

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FEMA & City Assistance Update

posted about 6 years ago by Phonebank Volunteer3
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If you are not affected but looking to help, print out this information and distribute it to affected residents. There is a version formated for printing here

FEMA ASSISTANCE Affected by Sandy? Please visit FEMA.gov/Sandy for information on how to apply for federal assistance, tips on returning home, and updates…

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Sunday Sites + Rideshares

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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We'll be curbing back our donation sites after Sunday, as we're doing our best within the entire recovery community to ascertain absolute needs and the outpouring of generosity has been truly outstanding. So stay tuned for an update there.

We will need cars and drivers to shuttle existing goods from…

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Thanks to the amazing volunteers who made today a HUGE SUCCESS!

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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Hundreds of people turned out today to donate, sort, solicit, organize, and otherwise rock out at the Queens Library Broadway Branch. We sent over 20 cars to Rockaway, more than doubling the expected number. People were so moved by the sight of our massive operation that they volunteered on the…

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Warming stations in the Rockaways

posted about 6 years ago by Astoria Recovers Admin
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The City also just announced that it will bus people to "warming shelters" tonight -- here's the info for the Rockaways: WARM SHELTER Hillcrest High School, 160-05 Hillcrest Avenue

BUS PICKUP Waldbaum’s, 122-15 Beach Channel Drive between Beach 65th and Beach 66th Place. Fort Tilden Park at Beach Channel Boulevard.

New Sunday Donation & Transportation Site in Astoria

posted about 6 years ago by drewhyun
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We will be accepting donations and supplies at the following location on Sunday, November 4th from 9am-3pm.

Hope Church NYC 36-14 35th St. (near corner of 36th Ave & 35th St) Astoria, NY 11106

At 3 pm we will be transporting these supplies to areas in Brooklyn/Queens- likely Rockaway &…

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