Helping the Haitian Community Here
This is an appeal especially to help those who were visiting family in our area for the holidays and were unexpectedly stranded because of the Earthquake. . .
Please send to as many colleagues priest as possible so they know in what we are involve at the Haitian Congregation of the Good Samaritan.Thank you for your ongoing support.
Attached is the quote we receive for the Phones and solar panel we desperately need in order to equip 5 community leaders in Haiti with a means of communication with us
Here is a list of Items we are collecting to support family here (As I clearly explained, I don't want to be part of the confusion in Haiti. All items and money collected by HCGS is 100% dedicated to families visiting or irregularly present in USA) :
-Winter gloves, snow boot, shoes and clothing- One winter coat for a 6 year old little girl- Diapers, baby clothes and coats, wipes & bottles, infant rice cereal, formula- Clean, gently used clothing, blankets & shoes.- tote bags, backpacks, lunch box etc.- Monetary Donations for TPS application and Employment Authorization, support for sheltering. Also used to buy airtime package for Satellite phone. -Canned food and dry food.Items for care packages are also welcome, things like: toothbrush/paste, baby wipes, soap, hand sanitizer, deodorant, maxi pads, etc.
The Rev Nathanael Saint-Pierre, MIS, MCPD,Priest in ChargeHaitian Congregation of the Good Samaritan661 East 219th StreetBronx NY 10467http://haitiangoodsamaritan.com / http://haitiangoodsamaritan.org Cel: (917) 232-9583Tel: (718) 881-3779