Date: Saturday, September 26th, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM- 1:30 PM
Location: 57-10 Beach Channel Drive Far Rockaway, NY 11692
Organization: New York Cares
Task: Help unload supplies, makes care packages, sort and serve families and individuals in the Rockaways.
NOTE:Please wear comfortable shoes and bring snacks and water with you. Please remain patient and flexible as needs may change on site.
RSVP DEADLINE: September 24th, 2015
Background: Established in 2001, the Action Center for Education and Community Development provides direct and indirect services to over 33,000 families. The Action Center focuses on addressing the needs of at-risk youth, offering afterschool programs and supplemental education services. Located in the Far Rockaway neighborhood of Queens, the Action Center has also been active in Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts, supporting residents with food, supplies, and medical services.