October 24, 2012
Embrace Relief, with 200 volunteers, distributed hot meals to 6,500 people and hot soup to 7,700 others. Overall 23,400 Lbs of food were donated and distributed for Hurricane Sandy relief. 500 blankets were distributed along with 100 boxes of cleaning supplies. Overall, $128,000 were spent on Hurricane Sandy relief effort. Additionally Embrace Relief donated to the following organizations $50,000 to The Queens Library $30,000 to The Brooklyn Public Library $10,000 to Public School 277 $10,000 to Nassau Hurricane Recovery Fund.