Rockaway Renegades

$18,240 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 158 people in 49 months
Holly Jane Butler  BROOKLYN, NY

The Rockaway Renegades are an all volunteer based, direct action group committed to the cleanup and relief effort currently underway in the Rockaways following the devastation left behind by Hurricane Sandy.


Because we are all volunteer and direct action it means we have NO OVERHEAD.  We pass those savings on to Saving.


During the weekend of November 3 4, we organized a large donation site in Greenpoint and two days of relief in Rockaway.  We were on the ground there distributing warm clothing, water, batteries, and supplies.  We also prepared hot meals to distribute to a community of people who have not had heat or power since the storm.  


Our efforts that weekend culminated on Sunday November 4th, when we caravanned down to the Far Rockaways with 2 trucks, 2 SUVs, and 6 cars full of food, volunteers, clothing, and supplies. Witnessing the intense need of the community there- we were inspired to do more - and with your generous donation we intend to do exactly that.


Our immediate plan is to resume our relief effort on Saturday November 11 and Sunday November 12.  We will be caravanning down - this time with at least 3 passenger vans full of volunteers and supplies.  We are in the process of organizing additional drivers and volunteers in addition to the vans.


Once there - we will coordinate with leaders in the community to distribute much needed food and supplies while also, for the first time, contributing to the massive clean up effort that is underway there.  

-Grilling

-Shoveling

-Distributing


The community isn't expected to have heat or power for another 6 - 10 days and the need there is beyond belief.


Your generous donation will allow us to make a real impact in a community that's been rocked by a hurricane.


STAY TUNED FOR MORE FROM US - We will be updating this as we continue to do more.  And "LIKE" us on FACEBOOK - Rockaway Renegades





+ Read More
Help spread the word!
 774 total shares
Diane Patrone
49 months ago

sending a few campstoves your way xo

+ Read More

$18,240 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 158 people in 49 months
Created November 05, 2012
$100
Damona Hoffman
49 months ago
AW
$40
Ashley Wilson
49 months ago

In memory of Roxane Persephone Chinn & in honor of her amazing parents.

$50
Anonymous
49 months ago
WC
$175
wearable collections
49 months ago

thanks to hannah nichols

JS
$100
Jackie Schmutz
49 months ago
EB
$50
Elizabeth Blake
49 months ago

Go Girls. Keep up the great work!

AT
$100
Anna Triggs
49 months ago

Thank you for using your hearts, minds and bodies for good. Love you!

AH
$30
Andrew Hertzberg
49 months ago
$30
Anonymous
49 months ago
OT
$100
Olivia Tharp
49 months ago

“In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in doing good to their fellow men” Cicero

Diane Patrone
49 months ago

sending a few campstoves your way xo

+ Read More
Use My Facebook Account
or
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now
 Share on Facebook