The Home Reporter, 9733 Fourth Avenue, will be a drop-off spot for a Hurricane Relief Collection Drive being conducted by the Virgin Islands Clergy Peace Coalition, to benefit the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John.
Tarpaulins, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, mosquito repellent, baby formula, diapers, wipes, laundry detergent, flashlights, garbage bags, feminine hygiene products, non-perishable food items, new socks and citronella candles can be dropped off at the newspaper office, or at Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon Street; Mt. Zion Church of God 7th Day, 203 East 37th Street; or the office of Assemblymember Diana Richardson, 330 Empire Boulevard through Monday, October 2.
Hours for drop off at The Home Reporter are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., weekdays. Drop-offs at the other locations can be made between noon and 6 p.m.
For more info, call Pastor Gilford Monrose, 718-284-4375, 718-802-3761 or 646-779-6767, or email firstname.lastname@example.org