Donation Drive Continues for Myrtle Avenue Fire Victims

A Block at a Time in conjunction with Grand Street Community Arts, the Mansion Neighborhood Association, Bishop Maginn and AVillage…, Inc. will be collecting donations for a second day at the Grand Street Community Arts, 68 Grand Street, for the families effected by the Friday morning fire on Myrtle Avenue. Contact Dannielle Hille dannielle@abaat.org for more info.

Thanks to the communities wonderful response on Saturday, the list of needed items has been greatly reduced (see attached). The following items are of greatest need:
1) Body wash (new)
2) Lotion (new)
3) Razors and Shaving Cream (new)
4) Feminine Products (new)
5) Underwear for men, women and children (new)
6) Diapers and wipes: sizes 4, 5, 6
7) Pullups: sizes 4, 5, 6

Donations can be dropped off on Sunday 8/25/19 from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM at the Grand Street Community Arts Center, 68 Grand Street.

Donations will also be accepted Monday – Friday from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM at Bishop Maginn at the corner of Eagle Street and Myrtle Avenue.

Monetary donations can be made online at the AVillage website, www.avillageworks.org. via PayPal. Please also email our office manager at rdefelice@avillage.org to note the money is for the fire victims. Checks made out to AVillage…, Inc. with Myrtle Avenue Fire Victims in the comment line can be sent to: AVillage…, Inc, PO Box 10152. Albany NY 12201. Starting Monday, cash and check dontions can be dropped off at AVillage…, Inc. offices at 3 Lincoln Square. ONLY (please do not drop off at SEFCU)

Co-Sponsored by: A Block at a Time | WWW.ABAAT.ORG
Mansion Neighborhood Association, Grand Street Community ArtsBishop Maginn High School and AVillage

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