People's Recovery Summit - Feb 1-3

Join Us for the People’s Recovery Summit – FREE – Fri 2/1 Thru Sun 2/3!

Over the past three months, we’ve seen people from all over the city and the country come together in response to Sandy. We turned entire churches into “holy warehouses” of donated items and distributed them to dozens of “hubs” all over the city, working shoulder-to-shoulder with community leaders and residents to care for the most vulnerable among us. On Feb. 1st, 2nd, … Continue reading

Volunteer Activities for Christmas Eve!

520 Clinton will be open Christmas Eve, Monday 12/24. Please come make the holidays brighter for Sandy Survivors. Here’s what’s happening at The Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew (520 Clinton) tomorrow! The church has also invited us to join them at 10pm for a special Christmas Eve service in the Church. Monday, December 24th, 12PM Holiday Festivity, Toy … Continue reading

Volunteer Activities for Christmas Eve!

520 Clinton will be open Christmas Eve, Monday 12/24. Please come make the holidays brighter for Sandy Survivors. Here’s what’s happening at The Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew (520 Clinton) tomorrow! The church has also invited us to join them at 10pm for a special Christmas Eve service in the Church. Monday, December 24th, 12PM Holiday Festivity, Toy … Continue reading

Statement on Last Night’s 520 Clinton Ave Fire

Last night, at approximately 4am, a fire erupted at the main entrance to the Church of St. Luke & St. Matthew causing serious damage to the building. The location has been an important and well-known hub for Hurricane relief in Brooklyn; fortunately no one was injured. Hopefully, a thorough FDNY investigation will determine the fire’s cause. This calamity comes at … Continue reading

Statement on Last Night’s 520 Clinton Ave Fire

Last night, at approximately 4am, a fire erupted at the main entrance to the Church of St. Luke & St. Matthew causing serious damage to the building. The location has been an important and well-known hub for Hurricane relief in Brooklyn; fortunately no one was injured. Hopefully, a thorough FDNY investigation will determine the fire’s cause. This calamity comes at … Continue reading

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities This Weekend! 12/22 – 12/24

Show solidarity with Sandy Survivors through the holidays. Here are a few things happening this weekend! 520 Clinton Gift-wrapping and Card-making Party for Kids Saturday, December, 22nd, 10am-3pm 520 Clinton Ave. Wrap gifts and make holiday cards for children affected by Hurricane Sandy. We have toys, wrapping paper and art supplies but feel free to bring your own presents and … Continue reading

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities This Weekend! 12/22 – 12/24

Show solidarity with Sandy Survivors through the holidays. Here are a few things happening this weekend! 520 Clinton Gift-wrapping and Card-making Party for Kids Saturday, December, 22nd, 10am-3pm 520 Clinton Ave. Wrap gifts and make holiday cards for children affected by Hurricane Sandy. We have toys, wrapping paper and art supplies but feel free to bring your own presents and … Continue reading

Volunteer Update for 12/20: Help Needed in Rockaways, 520 Clinton, Red Hook, Sheepshead Bay and Staten Island

We have a lot of work to be done this week. The People’s Medical Relief needs help spreading the word about free vaccine clinics in the Rockaways, 520 Clinton needs help tomorrow loading trucks with furniture, Red Hook and Sheepshead Bay has put the call out for volunteers every day of the week for a multitude of jobs and World … Continue reading

Respond & Rebuild: Holiday Days of Volunteer Action “Presents for Progress”

Dear Volunteers, Can you share some holiday spirit with us this season? Holiday Days of Volunteer Action “Presents for Progress” Saturday, December, 22nd Gift-wrapping and Card-Making Party for kids and families at 520 Clinton Avenue. Join us from 10-3 to wrap gifts and make holiday cards for children affected by Hurricane Sandy. We have toys, wrapping paper and art supplies … Continue reading