Post Tagged with: "relief effort"

Members of the Kerala group at the India Day Parade in New York Aug. 19, with a banner appealing for help after the devastating floods in Kerala. (Photo courtesy of Philipose Philip, Federation of Kerala Associations of North America via News India Times)

Mobilizing Kerala Relief Efforts in NY

Environment, New York, South Asian August 22, 2018 at 5:03 pm

News India Times reports on fundraising efforts organized by Indian-American groups in the tri-state area, and elsewhere in the U.S., to help victims of the floods in the Indian state of Kerala.

Surrounded by donations (Photo by Skyler Reid/Voices of NY)

Finding Trustworthy Middlemen for Filipino Relief

Locals who want to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan are carefully selecting which organizations they will assist.

Mexican businesses in the tri-state area will display donation boxes in their shops.  (Photo via El Diario de México)

Mexican Biz Launch Hurricane Relief Campaign

Environment, Mexican October 9, 2013 at 4:39 pm

Local businesses announced last week the Dollar for Mexico initiative, a 15-day fundraising campaign with the goal to raise at least $250,000 for relief efforts in the country that was hard hit by back-to-back hurricanes that killed over 100 people.

(Photo via Irish Central)

Irish Festivities to Rejuvenate Breezy Point and Rockaways

Culture, Eastern European, Environment, Queens May 28, 2013 at 6:43 pm

Summer is no time to stop relief efforts. The Irish continue to support their fellow community members in Queens neighborhoods still recovering from Sandy. June events include a 2-day Irish festival and Gaelic football games, reports Irish Ccentral.