Monday, November 5, 2012

Help the Communities of Far Rockaway & The Five Towns

There are a group of people who are going to assist the families in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway who were hit very badly by Hurricane Sandy.  They are in need of the items below plus many others. If you are able to assist, please get in touch with the point person below. The items are:

  • If you are able to relocate families and minor possessions in conjunction with Achiezer, please call Motti Neiman at 917-804-3643.
  • If you are able to physically move possessions from their house to the street to assist in the clean-up process in conjunction with Achiezer please call Motti Neiman at 917-804-3643.
  • If you are able to donate clothing, food, toys and money. Drop offs are at:

New Clothing Only  - Yeshiva Darchei Noam, 259 Grandview Avenue from 8:30 a.m. Monday morning until 4:30 p.m. Monday afternoon and again from 8:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.

New and Used Clothing or Material, Canned Food - Berkowitz Family, 20 Sherri Lane, Wesley Hills

Generators, Gas Canisters, Clothing, Cleaning Supplies, Canned Food -  39 Pennington Way, New Hempstead or call Ezra Bennet at 845-558-8239 (please note that there are specific laws with transporting gas and generators as they are classified as HAZMAT material).
  • To donate funds to Achiezer, please contact Rabbi Horowitz at or donate online at
  • If you are able to host families for Shabbos coordinated by Yeshiva Shaar Yosheiv please contact Mimi Seif at 845-216-2238 or

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