Volunteer in Astoria/Rockaway

Via Occupy Sandy: Astoria Recovers Hub 23-74 38th St All day (Rides to Rockaway are at 9am sharp) astoria.recovers.org 347-709-INFO

Donation sites and volunteer opportunities throughout NJ

Want to help out throughout New Jersey? Check out this list.

Shore Fruit

Shore Fruit, in association with other Rockaway businesses owners and residents is starting a kitchen that gives out free hot meals through the winter. Their current needs are produce, meat, grains and beans for making soup, cutting boards, knives and pots for prepping and cooking, rain gear for delivery persons, insulated bags for delivery, volunteers with bikes, … Continue reading

Rockaway Rescue Alliance

Rockaway Rescue Alliance needs volunteers to deliver food up high-rises. Email Robyn at rockawayrescuealliance@gmail.com for details. Tax deductible donations to support door-to-door food delivery can be made via check to: Rockaway Water Front Alliance. **WRITE IN MEMO: Rockaway Rescue Alliance Donation**  Mail to: Rockaway Beach Club, 291 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211

American Legion

American Legion (209 Cross Bay Boulevard, Queens, NY 11693) needs hot food, deoderant, flashlights **ABSOLUTELY NO CLOTHING CAN BE ACCEPTED** Contact Naomi Seitz (347-328-4512). This community organized location has gone from darkness to a major distribution center for the area. They serve nearly 500 people per day. They are always seeking hot food and volunteers, but we suggest … Continue reading