Sandy Relief: Bring Supplies This Saturday to Coney Island

On Saturday, December 8th, TWU/Transit Forward will be in need of volunteers and relief supplies from 11am-2pm in Coney Island at Urban Neighborhood Services, 1718 Mermaid Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224.


EQUIPMENT: Flashlights, Batteries, Battery powered radios, Battery powered clock radios, New Blankets.

COLD WEATHER CLOTHING: (Sorry but we cannot accept used clothing.) New Sweatshirts/Hoodies, New Fleece Jackets, New Coats - men, women + children, New Gloves, New Scarves, New socks, New bad weather boots - men, women and children

FOR THE KIDS: Books, Notebooks, School supplies, Bookbags/Backpacks, Games, Toys

SUPPLIES: Paper Towels, Plastic garbage bags, Bathroom tissue, Personal hygiene-hand sanitizer, soap, toohpaste + toothbrushes, deodorant, moisturizing lotion, feminine products, Household cleaning products, Rubber cleaning gloves, Baby diapers and baby wipes

FOOD: Anything non-perishable, Breakfast Bars, Protein bars, Crackers, Chips, Cookies, Canned spaghetti, Canned tuna, Canned meats, Canned vegetables, Juice boxes

EXTRA NICE: Pre-pack individual food and toiletry bags and we will deliver door to door to the people who cannot get to the site.