Let’s help Red Hook, Far Rockaway, and Brooklyn this weekend!

This week plans to be a busy one as UWSLoves will be feeding those in Red Hook, Brooklyn, and Far Rockaway as well as partnering with City Harvest to do a food drive. Please read below for information on how you can help.

The shifts this weekend will be Friday evening from 6-9, Saturday from 9:00-2:30, and Sunday from 10:00-2:30.

We will be partnering with BKGirlsGiveBack this Saturday to provide sandwiches, baked goods, and hot food to volunteers working to clean out a large warehouse destroyed by the storm. We will also take food to Clinton Hill on both Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Finally we will be collecting the following pantry items for City Harvest to re-stock people’s kitchens before Thanksgiving.

Ready to eat snacks

o granola bars
o cereals with shelf stable milk
o Trail mix (dried fruit and nuts)
o jerky
o pudding
Beverages – Shelf Stable
o water, 100% Juice – fruit or veg
o juice Boxes, Gatorade
o pop topped or easy open canned milk
Baby food and formula
Ready to eat meals – shelf stable
o entrees: spaghetti, Beef stew, chili, pop top protein (tuna/salmon/chicken), peanut butter/jelly, spread cheese, canned soup, beans
o sides: Instant rice, Ramen noodles, corn, canned fruit, mashed potatoes

If you are able to come over and help, bring food, canned goods, or supplies, please come on by Friday, Saturday, and/or Sunday. Invite any friends that you think would be interested.

Check out the link to the event.
Hope to see you this weekend!

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