Community Events

​Helping Hands for the Disabled of NYC

PO Box 9174

Astoria, NY 11103

Alice Crespo, Founder & Director

Linda Wiggins, Vice President

Lucia Marrett, Secretary

Emily Vertosick, Treasurer

Website: http://www.hhdnyc.org

Email: hhdfornyc@aol.com

Phone: 718-606-9712

 

September 1, 2017

 

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

 

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. We should have a speaker from LiveOn NY speaking about Medicaid fraud and other services that they provide.

 

Our Bake Sale went well, we made $400 thanks to all our volunteers and bakers. 

 

Saturday, September 2, 2017, The Restaurant Club will be going to Junior’s located at 386 Flatbush Avenue Extension corner of Dekalb, in Brooklyn, NY.  The time is 2pm to 5pm.  The cost is whatever you eat plus $5 for the volunteers. 

 

On September 9, 2017, we will be having our Auction at The Hudson Guild, 441 W. 26th Street, between 9th and 10th Avenue in Manhattan, from 1pm to 5pm. Pizza and soda will be served.  Please attend we need your support and bring something if you can, let me know what you are going to bring.

                                                     

On September 14, 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 September 16, 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. 

 

We will not be able to have the Coney Island trip this year as it is closed after Labor Day. 

 

September 29, 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.

 

 

This information is provided for information only, please be a wise consumer and check it out.

 

Submitted by Helen Murphy

 

Schwans takes EBT FS, Credit Cards, Cash, Check or Money orders the phone number is 1-888-724-9267 and the website is http://www.schwans.com.  EBT is accepted only at the door when you get delivery. 

 

Trashnothing.com is a good way to get rid of things. 

 

Have a Happy Labor Day and hope to see you soon, from Alice & The Board of Directors.

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