Red Cross Gives $500,000 Grant To Help NYC Seniors Still Recovering From SandyThe funds will be used to help almost 5,700 senior citizens who live along the east and south shores of Staten Island, in the Coney Island and Red Hook sections of Brooklyn and the Far Rockaway section of Queens.
AG: Charities To Release $10 Million In Unspent Donations To Sandy Recovery EffortAttorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Thursday from hard-hit Long Beach on Long Island that the American Red Cross has pledged an additional $6 million to storm victims.
Jersey Shore Communities Continue To Recover From SandyIn Seaside Heights where the boardwalk is about to be rebuilt, Mayor Bill Akers said the best way to help the recovery is to make summer rental reservations now.
Kansas City Girl, 4, Helps Deliver Thousands Of Stuffed Animals To Young Sandy SurvivorsThe Schells are handing out the 200 stuffed animals they were able to bring with them. Another 1,600 are being shipped to New York for free by a Kansas City trucking company.
Veterans Assist In Rockaways Relief Effort On Veterans DayFormer members of the U.S. Armed Forces who have already given much to the country used this Veterans Day to help storm victims who were still hurting after Superstorm Sandy.
Teams Of Volunteers Participate In Day Of Service To Help Sandy Relief EffortGov. Andrew Cuomo joined National Guard troops to deliver much-needed goods to residents of Long Beach and Far Rockaway. He also thanked volunteers who pitched in for helping to make a difference in the relief effort.
Relief Continues To Pour Into Staten Island Amid Massive Clean-Up EffortThe New York Public Library canceled its annual black tie fundraiser Friday and instead brought the food to a partially flooded catering hall in New Dorp to feed residents who still do not have power.
Girardi, Sabathia To Greet Fans At Yankee Stadium Donation DriveDonations for the relief effort are currently being accepted at Yankee Stadium outside Gate 2 and will be accepted through the end of the week.
Youth Organization In Brooklyn Shifts Focus To Help With Sandy Relief EffortRed Hook Initiative has been busy supplying food and medical assistance to the sick and elderly.