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Our 3 hand-picked Charities for Hurricane Sandy

‹ The Red Hook Initiative ›

The Red Hook Initiative

The Mission

Red Hook Initiative believes that social change to overcome systemic inequities begins with empowered youth. In partnership with community adults, we nurture young people in Red Hook to be inspired, resilient, and healthy.

  • As one of the only buildings in Red Hook that didn’t lose power or heat after the storm, they were became a centralized meeting point for victims.
  • Thanks to their longstanding ties in the community, they were able to mobilize food and water donations to victims.
Quick Facts
By voting for the Red Hook Initiative you’re helping empower Sandy victims in Red Hook to rebuild and restore their neighborhood.
– The CharitySub Team

The Red Hook Initiative is a community center that has been helping the Brooklyn community of Red Hook or the past 11 years. While the majority of their programming centers around empowering young adults to become inspired, resilient and independent adults, when Hurricane Sandy hit they were able to quickly mobilize to provide food, shelter, heat and electricity to

victims. Now, long after the storm they are helping residents by providing counseling, helping with FEMA applications, and are providing employment for young adults to help within the community as all of Red Hook rebuilds. Your vote will continue to help the Red Hook Initiative support a community that was badly injured during Hurricane Sandy.


The Red Hook Initiative
info@rhicenter.org
(718) 858-6782
767 Hicks St
New York, NY 11231

Let’s help hurricane sandy together.

Breezy Point Disaster Relief

Rebuilding Breezy Point
Breezy Point Disaster Relief

The Breezy Point Disaster Relief Fund was created to help residents that lost not only their homes, but their place in the tight-knit community. This fund works to provide financial aid to residents that are paying for temporary housing, as well as aid in providing the funds to rebuild homes that were lost.

Occupy Sandy

Rebuilding the Jersey Shore
Occupy Sandy

Occupy Sandy is a grassroots relief organization that developed the day after Hurricane Sandy made landfall. They have a statewide network that helps clean out damaged homes and also distributes food and supplies to the people that need it most.

The Red Hook Initiative

Rebuilding Red Hook
The Red Hook Initiative

The Red Hook Initiative is a community center helping the Brooklyn community of Red Hook for the past 11 years. Now, months after the storm they are helping residents by providing counseling, help with FEMA applications and are providing employment opportunities for young adults to help within the community as all of Red Hook rebuilds.