If you’re looking for more ways to help our neighbors in need, here are some worthy (and delicious) options:
Lonestar Taco will be handing out free tacos at Gerritsen Beach (52 Seba Avenue) from 12pm-3pm
Election Night Fundraiser at Hecho en Dumbo – Happy Hour pricing all night long – $7 margaritas, $5 micheladas and tap beers along with small bites. (100% of sales will be donated to the Brooklyn Recovery Fund) – all night
NYC FoodFlood Dinner at Aldea – $300, 5-courses prepared by George Mendes, Marco Canora, Seamus Mullen and Andrew Carmellini. (all proceeds will benefit local communities in need) On 11/8, these chefs will prepare hot food and deliver it to the outer-borough neighborhoods hard hit by the storm.
Thursday, November 8th
Cocktail Bodega Fundraiser for Food Bank NYC – music by DJ Equal, raffle for prizes
Cubana Social – ongoing
Joining forces with the Hester Street Collaborative to help the elderly and disabled in Chinatown and the LES, Cubana Social serves as a drop-off point for donations (food, water, batteries, flashlights, generators). Additionally, a portion of sales and tips will be donated to Sandy relief.
Marlow & Sons – ongoing
Upstairs from Marlow & Sons, they are collecting donations and are looking for drivers to head out to the Rockaways. They’re specifically looking for ready-to-eat food that can be easily distributed (sandwiches, granola bars, etc.) and toilet paper, diapers, water, batteries, candles, etc.