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The New School’s Continuously Updated FAQ’s re Sandy 

Community Hurricane Recovery Resources

Sandy Resources for Faculty
New York Metro Area Partnership for Service Learning Resource Guide Faculty members who are interested in engaging students in hurricane-relief service can consult this website to find information including best practices and some volunteer opportunities.

Talking and Teaching about Hurricane Sandy
Although this website lists resources to help educators teach about natural disasters at the K-12 level, its excellent readings and resources are relevant for college-level discussion about Sandy.

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation is accepting applications to the Hurricane Sandy Emergency Program for grants to professional visual artists online.

Foundation for Contemporary Artists Emergency Grants

 Craft Emergency Relief Fund

Mayer Foundation

Joan Mitchell Foundation

Disaster Unemployment 

Opportunities to Volunteer or Donate

Occupy Sandy
This website provides comprehensive updates on relief volunteering efforts for affected neighborhoods throughout New York City’s boroughs. It includes information about shelters, volunteer sites, and donating supplies.

New York Service
This city-government website lists local agencies in need of volunteers, including branches of larger organizations such as the Red Cross and United Way and city agencies like the NYC Parks and Recreation Department and Office of Emergency Management.

New York Foundation for the Arts Sandy Resources
This site compiles volunteer opportunities for art and gallery restorations as well as resources available to artists who have lost homes or work.

Door – to – door outreach for medical help in Coney Island needed
Go to 1201 Surf Ave., corner of W. 12th St., 3rd floor (enter on W. 12th St.) anytime between 10:30 a.m. & 5 p.m.
Volunteer coordinators will be dispatching teams to buildings & sending medical help where needed


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