Young women affected by Hurricane Sandy in New York City’s Far Rockaway neighborhood receive new CWS Blankets and Kits. Photo: Chukwudi Ozo-Onyali
Far Rockaway residents find assistance close at hand
CWS Blankets and Kits were among the necessities provided recently to residents of Far Rockaway, N.Y. To date, CWS has provided more than $834,892 in aid to families affected by Hurricane Sandy. More help is on the way.
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‘This is your voice, this is your time …’
The United We Dream Network’s national field director, Myrna Orozco, is grateful for CWS’s support for the immigrant advocacy organization. “We’re always looking for ways to continue working together,” she says.