Relief groups are working to make sure everyone affected by the storm is cared for, and you can help.
Help Staten Island - The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation has established an account earmarked solely for Staten Island hurricane relief. Those who wish to donate may visit: www.tunneltotowers.org and click on “Hurricane Sandy.” You will then be able to choose the amount of your donation as well as select “Staten Island” as the location you wish your money to benefit.
You may also send a personal check made out to the T2T Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund, with “Staten Island” in the memo field, to :
T2T Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund
Tunnel to Towers Foundation
2361 Hylan Boulevard
Staten Island, NY 10306
Donate blood - The Red Cross had to cancel about 300 blood drives because of the storm and supplies are running low. Visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED-CROSS to schedule a donation appointment in your area. The New York Blood Center is also collecting blood donations in the New York/New Jersey area.
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