We're organizing a collection for the Rockaway Youth Task Force, which is distributing goods to community centers, schools, and those in need in that community.
Please consider donating the items listed below, many of which are available at the bodegas, variety stores, and grocery stores located on Franklin Ave.
When: Tomorrow: Saturday, Nov. 3
9am - noon
Where: 730 Franklin Ave.
In front of the former community garden,
between Sterling Pl. & Park Pl.
Please only donate items listed below so we can ensure our delivery meets their specific needs.
empty boxes to collect items
canned fish or meat: tuna, salmon, ham
powdered milk and infant formulas
canned or packaged meals: pasta, mac and cheese, chili, stews, meaty soups
peanut butter (plastic jars only)
canned vegetables, fruits, and juices
AA and AAA batteries *
flashlights and lanterns *
toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouth wash
razors and razor blades
diapers (child and adult)
* Items needed most.
Donations of cash will also be accepted, we will use it to purchase more of the items needed.