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​​Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC

PO Box 9174

Astoria, NY 11103

Alice Crespo, Founder & Director

Linda Wiggins, Vice President

Emily Vertosick, Treasurer

Website: http://www.hhdnyc.org

Email: hhdfornyc@aol.com

Phone: 718-606-9712 





 

 

 


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​​Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC

PO Box 9174

Astoria, NY 11103

Alice Crespo, Founder & Director

Linda Wiggins, Vice President

Emily Vertosick, Treasurer

Website: http://www.hhdnyc.org

Email: hhdfornyc@aol.com

Phone: 718-606-9712

 

August 1, 2017

 

 

This is the Info Line for Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC.  Here is a list of our events for August 2017.

 

July 28, 2017, is our support group 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. We should have a speaker from LiveOn NY speaking about Medicaid fraud and other services that they provide.

 

July 30, 2017 is our fundraiser bake sale at New Life Fellowship Church, 82-10 Queens Blvd., between Goldsmith and Simpson, in Elmhurst, NY.  The time is 9am to 3pm. Please volunteer your time and please donate cakes, cookies, brownies or whatever you can. You can stay as long as you like and participate in the church service’s. If you need accessibility please enter through the parking lot you will see a wheelchair symbol please ring the bell and someone will let you in.

 

Saturday, August 5, 2017, The Restaurant Club will be going to Cheesecake Factory, 90-15 Queens Blvd., Elmhurst, NY 11373, the cross streets are 90th Street and Woodhaven Blvd.  The time is 2pm to 5pm you will pay for your own food and $5 for the volunteers. THIS IS NOT IN THE MALL!!  MAKE SURE TO GET OFF AT THE CHEESECAKE FACTORY!!

 

On August 10, 2017, 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 August 12, we will be having a trip to Coney Island, we will be meeting at Nathan’s, not on the Boardwalk the one on the outside, located at 1310 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224.  The cross streets are Stillwell Avenue and Schweikerts Walk.  The phone number is 718-333-2202.  The time is 1pm to 5pm.  You pay for your own meal and contribute $5 for the volunteers.

On August 19, 2017, 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 Friday 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. 

August 25, 2017, is our support group 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.

 


 

Have a great summer from Alice and the Board of Directors

 

 


Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC