Volunteer Needs This Weekend For Hurricane Sandy Relief There are many other government agencies, nonprofit

organizations, and elected o fficials' offices are seeking volunteers for other relief work around the City. If you can't make it downtown today, please consider helping with one of these o ther efforts! Manhattan: Saturday, November 3, 10am-1pm: Help clean-up Riverside Park. Meet at one of the following 3 locations and please bring extra gloves and garbage bags: 99th Stre et along the Hudson River (check-in with Hakim Constantine); Pier I and 70th Str eet (check-in with Sally Miller); or 138th Street and 12th Avenue. Sunday, November 4, 12pmâ 3:30pm: Help clean-up Riverside Park. Meet at 91st St and R iverside Drive and please bring extra gloves and garbage bags (check-in with Nya Jackson). Saturday, November 3, 10am-5pm: Help GOLES (Good Old Lower East Side) at their o ffice on 169 Avenue B between 11th street and 10th street. Queens: Saturday and Sunday, November 3 and 4, 10amâ 7pm: The Rockaway Youth Task Force will be doing daily clean-up and recover efforts. Meet at F 321 Beach 57th Street in the back of the building on Arverne Boulevard. For additional information e-mail info@rytf.org. Brooklyn: Saturday, November 3, 2pmâ 6pm: 40 Volunteers are needed to help us go door to door t o distribute information to homeowners about filing for federal disaster aid in Canarsie,Brooklyn. Space is limited, please RSVP to jjoseph@pubadvocate.nyc.gov. Sunday, November 4, two shifts (9am-3pm and 3pm to 9pm): 60 volunteers needed to help Masiba of Flatbush prepare and distribute meals for 600 people. The mornin g shift is from 9am â 3pm and the afternoon shift is from 3pm from 9pm. Please email your desired shift (must choose one)tojjoseph@pubadvocate.nyc.gov Saturday and Sunday, November 3 and 4, 10amâ 2pm: Friends of Brower Park will do a ge neral clean-up. Meet at the Park House. Feel free to show up. For more info, ema il friendsofbrowerpark@gmail.com Saturday and Sunday, November 3 and 4: Councilman Jumaane Williams is looking fo r individuals with cars, trucks and/or vans that have sufficient gas to help del iver supplies to hard-hit residents. If you are willing and able please e-mail v olunteersandy45th@gmail.com to coordinate. Monday, November 5, 12pmâ 5pm: Assemblyman Karim Camara will need help sorting donati ons at his district office and distributing supplies across the borough. Please email 43sandyhelp@gmail.com to volunteer. Saturday, November 3, 10 am: volunteers are needed to help clean up Red Hook. Pl ease report to the Office of Emergency Managementâ s temporary office at 402 Van Brun t Street for an assignment. Saturday, November 3, 9 am to 6 pm: Help with resident and merchant outreach, ar ea clean-up, and other relief efforts. Meet on the Boardwalk and W. 10 Street at 9am. Dress warmly, wear sturdy footwear or boots, and bring work gloves. Bring your own flashlight (with extra batteries), a backpack, and snacks/water for you rself for the day. Saturday, November 3, 9am to sunset: Please help us clean up Seagate. Volunteers

should come prepared with gloves, high boots, and cleaning supplies and meet at 3700 Surf Avenue. At the gate please identify yourselves as volunteers from the Public Advocateâ s Office. Jeff and Tammy will be on hand to organize volunteers. Pl ease contact the Shomrim Command Center with any questions, 718-705-9666. Staten Island: Saturday, November 3, 9 am: Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis will be holding a c lean-up in Staten Island. People will gather at the end of New Dorp Lane and Ced ar Grove Avenue. Volunteers should bring any tools that may have (rakes, shovels , push brooms, work gloves, trash bags). Those who are unable to work the cleanup can donate equipment (brooms, rakes, garbage bags, shovels) at Monsignor Farr ell High School at 2900 Amboy Road.