New York City — Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund — Mayor Bloomberg has established a Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund. Contribute online at nyc.gov/fund. Contribute by mail to: Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, 253 Broadway, 8th Floor, NYC 10007, and be sure to note “Relief Fund” on the check. You can also donate by phone at 212-788-7794, but NYCOTC asks that you leave those phone lines clear for emergencies.
New Jersey —Sandy NJ Relief Fund — We all know by now that this was the worst natural disaster in the history of New Jersey. Donate to the sandynjrelieffund.org to help the victims of beach communities devastated by Hurricane Sandy, and victims in other areas of New Jersey. The Sandy NJ Relief Fund was established by Governor Christie and his wife, and seeded with a $2 1/2 million dollar donation from Hess Oil. John Hess is a New Jersey native.
Of course, you can donate to the Red Cross and other established charities, too.
You can still volunteer your time to help with relief, sorting and delivering donated supplies and meals for Sandy survivors in NYC. Contact nycservice.org