Community Events

​Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC

PO Box 9174

Astoria, NY 11103

Alice Crespo, Founder & Director

Lucia Marett, Vice President

Paula Wolff, Secretary

Emily Vertosick, Treasurer

Website: http://www.hhdnyc.org

Email: hhdfornyc@aol.com

Phone: 718-606-9712

 

January 1, 2018

 

Here is a list of Helping Hands for the Disabled events for January 2018.

 

December 29, 2017, is our Helping Hands meeting on the phone, the time is 8pm and the phone number is 1-857-216-6700 and the code is 797305. Long distance charges may apply.

 

 

January 6, 2018 the Restaurant Club will be going Panera at 452 5th Avenue, the cross streets are W.40th Street and 5th Avenue, typically sandwich including vegetarian sandwiches, soups and salads and dessert. You pay for what you eat plus $5 for the volunteers.

 

On January 11, 2018, Thursday, we will have a Board meeting, ALL BOARD MEMBERS MUST ATTEND, at 6pm at the Hudson Guild, 441 W. 26th Street, between 9th and 10th Avenue.

 

On January 20, 2018 Saturday, Be a Friend Day is at the Hudson Guild, 441 W. 26th Street, between 9th and 10th Avenue, the time is 1pm to 5pm.  Please let Alice know if you need food, those of you living in Brooklyn will receive the food the 3rd Monday of each month, the rest of you will receive the food the 3rd Saturday of each month PLEASE let me know if for some reason you are not going to be home, remember that your food is being delivered by volunteers and it is very annoying to them when you are not there to receive your food. Please cooperate in this matter, also, let me know when you are planning to attend any of our events in particular the volunteers by calling 718-606-9712.

 

January 26, 2018, is our Helping Hands meeting on the phone, the time is 8pm and the phone number is 1-857-216-6700 and the code is 797305. Long distance charges may apply.

 

 

In February we will not have a Restaurant Club the 1st Saturday,we will go to Georgia Diner on February 10 for a Valentine’s Party, from 2pm to 5pm, volunteers come at 1pm.  It will cost $25.

 

May 12, 2018 is our Fundraising Dinner, place to be determined. The price is $100.

 

September 28, 2018 is our next Auction at the Hudson Guild, 441 W. 26th Street, between 9th and 10th Avenue, from 2pm to 5pm.  Please start to donate now to make our Auction a success!!! The last Auction was good but we needed more items. 

 

Please remember that it is time to renew your dues.  It is $20 a year.  Please make your check or money order out to Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC and mail to PO Box 9174, Astoria, NY 11103.

 

Have a Happy Holiday and a Happy and Healthy New Year from Alice & The Board of Directors.

 

 

 




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