• BREAKING NEWS Shelter in place lifted after prisoner captured
  • BREAKING NEWS NYPD officer struck by vehicle during foot pursuit

East Harlem Explosion: How to Help

March 15, 2014 10:03:44 PM PDT
Below are ways to help those who were affected by the East Harlem explosion.

"Operation East Harlem We Stand"

The East Harlem Merchants Association says canned goods and clothing are now being accepted for victims of the explosion.

Drop-off Location: 'The Poets Den' on East 108th Street (Between 1st and 2nd Ave.)

Contact: Clark Pena (917) 710-1467 or Raphael Benavides (212) 427-1445

Online: CLICK HERE

Red Cross

The Greater New York region of the American Red Cross is providing assistance to those who were affected by the East Harlem explosion.

Red Cross reception center: Opened at PS 57 for affected residents and their family members.

Online:

  • CLICK HERE to find out more about volunteering with the Red Cross.

  • @RedCrossNY on Twitter


  • Load Comments