Miami Beach Fire Department collects supplies for Sandy victims
Firefighters collect items for St. Mary Gate of Heaven in Queens
The Miami Beach Fire Department is collecting supplies for people living in a neighborhood devastated by Hurricane Sandy.
Items for St. Mary Gate of Heaven in Queens are being collected at the four Miami Beach Fire Stations:
- 1051 Jefferson Avenue
- 2300 Pine Tree Drive
- 5303 Collins Avenue
- 6880 Indian Creek Drive
The collection drive runs through November 20. No clothing, toys, or money is currently being collected.
Items being collected include:
- non-perishable foods (canned food, baby food, anything that does not need to be refrigerated)
- cleaning supplies
- work gloves
- new packages of socks and underwear
- toiletries (toothpaste, tissues, soap, etc.)
- duct tape
- surgical masks
- paper towels
- heavy duty garbage bags
- baby supplies (diapers, wipes, formula, etc.)
- feminine products
- other items of this nature will be accepted
For more information, call the Miami Beach Fire Department at 305-244-9899.
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