Date: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
Time: 1:00- 4:00 PM
Location: 48-49 35th,Street Long Island City, NY 11101
Organization: Housing Works
Task: Organize, hang and tag donated clothing at Housing Work's warehouse. The items will be sold at thrift shops to raise funds for housing, health care and supportive services for homeless New Yorkers with HIV
RSVP DEADLINE: September 22nd, 2015
Background:Housing Works is a not-for-profit corporation providing housing, health care, advocacy, job training, and vital supportive services to 20,000 low-income New Yorkers living with HIV and AIDS since 1990. They have funded their services by operating ten thrift shops in Manhattan and two in Brooklyn, which sell a carefully curated selection of upscale second hand clothing, furniture and home furnishings. This self-sustaining model provides employment opportunities to the community in addition to fundraising.