The Bronx community is reeling from the tragic events from this weekend. In this fire, 19 lives were lost, including 9 children. This is the time to come together as a community and help!
If you have any donations like toiletries such as toothpaste, hair products, deodorant, hat, gloves, scarves, gently used coats or anything that you can think of, please take it to the DOE Borough Office at 1230 Zerega Ave., Bronx, NY 10462. See attachment.
The Gambian Youth Organization (GYO) is also collecting items (see list in the attachment) and providing Mental Health & Emotional Support. They are located nearby in the community at: 214 East 181st Street, Bronx, NY 10457.
Water, food, and clothes are available.
They have also organized a go Fund Me Page: https://www.gofundme.com/f/relief-for-families-at-333-e-183rd-st