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Express SOLIDARITY with Sandy Sufferers and Camp #Sandygate …. #NoRelief

Here’s how you can help the folks at Camp #SandyGate spread the word about Gov. Christie’s malfeasance in assisting those who are still struggling 15 months after Superstorm Sandy! Express SOLIDARITY with Sandy Sufferers and Camp #Sandygate. This is bigger than Sandy: Anyone impacted by natural disaster or environmental catastrophe should participate! Write an experience or grievance on paper. Hold … Continue reading

#OccupyChristie

Dear friends and supporters, In light of the recent disturbing disclosures concerning Governor Chris Christie’s flagrant misuse of federal Sandy aid money, the collective of storm survivors and their allies who organize under the Occupy Sandy New Jersey banner are hereby calling on residents of New Jersey to join us in Trenton in Occupying outside the Capitol starting this Saturday, … Continue reading

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The Story Beyond The Boardwalk: Occupy Sandy Shines A Spotlight On The Real New Jersey Story

Memorial Day, the traditional beginning of tourist season at the Jersey Shore. According to Governor Chris Christie and other high ranking officials, New Jersey is “open and ready for business.” While we do not want to discourage tourists from coming to the shore—which is critical to New Jersey’s long-term recovery—we feel it is important to tell the true story of … Continue reading

OSNJ Volunteer Opportunities For Saturday, 11/24/12

IMPORTANT NOTE: Anyone planning to participate in “muck-outs”, house-guttings, or other demolition work should wear waterproof boots, waterproof work gloves, and heavy duty work clothes. If possible, please bring some OSHA-approved N92 or N95 face-masks, though most sites will provide volunteers with this critical piece of safety equipment. Pennsylvania Philadelphia – Main OSNJ Distribution Hub Location: Transport Workers Union Local … Continue reading

New Jersey : Drop-off Locations, Needs and Volunteer Info

This page will be updated regularly with current needs and volunteer requests in New Jersey. If you have information we need to know about in New Jersey please contact OccupySandyNJ@interoccupy.net.   Central New Jersey   Big Brothers Big Sisters, Trenton 535 East Franklin Street Trenton, NJ 08610 Open Daily Infini-T Café 4 Hulfish Street, Princeton, NJ COMMUNITY DONATION CENTER 3001 … Continue reading

New Jersey Relief Effort for Hurricane Sandy

We are currently organizing a relief effort in areas affected by Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey. If you have information that should be posted here, please email OccupySandyNJ@interoccupy.net. Here are resources on Drop-off locations, volunteer opportunities and organizer information, and services.   Organizers Conference Call We will be hosting a conference call on Monday 11/5 at 8pm EST to discuss … Continue reading

South Jersey Information

The Atlantic City Rescue Mission is coordinating support for more than 300 homeless families in AC and others.   website: https://www.acrescuemission.org/hurricanesandyupdate drop off sites: https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=213977066640644644398.0004c25eb05c55d4254f7&msa=0&ll=39.232253,-74.550476&spn=0.50474,0.995636 Contact: (609) 646-4693. Ask for a Mission representative.   There is a gas shortage. Please use twitter #njgas to broadcast open gas stations and #njopen for places to eat, hotels with beds, and places to … Continue reading