Can You Help? Tarrytown-Sleepy Hollow Families in Need

Here are several ways you can give locally this holiday season.

Many people seek to help needy families in their community during the holidays.

Here is a list of local opportunties: (If you know of any others, please post in the comments section and we'll build this list as the season continues.)

— Santa Day
80 Beekman Ave., Sleepy Hollow
Please help Open Door provide a new toy or gift to young patients when they visit with Santa. Needed: New, unwrapped toys for infants through age 14 years and gift certificates of maximum $20 value. Through December 17.
Contact: Alicia Ward 914-502-1468

32 Beekman Ave., Sleepy Hollow
Needed: New unwrapped toys and clothing for children of all ages, and “Adopt a Family” to provide gifts for each member in a family. Through December 17.
Contact: Sister Susan Gardella, 914-366-9710

Christ Church of Tarrytown, 43 South Broadway, Tarrytown
Needed: Dried beans, cooking oil, rice, canned tuna and clean, gently used coats, hats and boots in all sizes. Through December 15.
Contact: Rachelle Gebler, ddgebler@yahoo.com.

Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown
Needed: New unwrapped clothes and toys, canned fruits, dried beans and rice. Through December 17. Contact: Susan Gitlitz, susangitlitz@gmail.com


Warner Library: 121 North Broadway, Tarrytown, or

Christ Church: 43 South Broadway, Tarrytown

Needed: Gently used winter snow boots for men, women and children. Through November 30. Contact: Fiona Hodgson, fionafjh@gmail.com

 105 Wildey Street, Tarrytown

Please help Tarrytown COC provide gifts for children when they meet Santa. Needed: Unwrapped toys for tweens and teens, gift cards of $20 maximum value. Through December 7. Contact: Doris Inzar, 914 631-7340 or dinzar@westcop.org

Frank November 15, 2011 at 07:12 PM
We are feeding families in Westchester for Thanksgiving. Please let us know if you can help. We also need volunteers to help assemble the baskets on Sunday. To learn more, please visit our website: http://nycbasketbrigade.wordpress.com/ We also need donations, which you can do here: http://nycbasketbrigade.wordpress.com/donate-here-now/
Katie Ryan O'Connor November 16, 2011 at 12:22 AM
Hi Frank! Thanks for sharing with our readers.
Elvira Aloia November 17, 2011 at 06:05 PM
Thanks for sharing this!


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