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Long Island, Staten Island, Coney Island, Treasure Island and New Jersey communities, we CARE about you too.

Many of you have asked, "When are you coming to my area?!" We cannot offer a specific answer at moment but do intend to visit as many communities as possible. The best way to ensure that 'your' community is visited is to write to us! The more inquiries we receive, the greater 'your' community's chances. Bookmark and visit this page frequently for updates + key info. Confirmed dates and locations will be listed above this message as Facebook-imported calendar entries. Possible (but not guaranteed) summer scanning event locations listed below:

  • Hoboken, NJ
  • Long Beach, NY
  • Manasquan, NJ 
  • Oceanside, NY
  • Seagate, NY

Events of Yore:

Midland Beach, NY (Staten Island)

  • WHAT: CARE for Sandy Scanning Event
  • DATE: Sartuday, April 13th
  • ADDRESS: 1126 Olympia Boulevard, Staten Island, NY
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: Olympia Activity Center
  • HOURS: 11:00am to 6:00pm

Garden City, NY (Long Island)

  • WHAT: CARE for Sandy Scanning Event
  • DATE: Sunday, April 7th
  • ADDRESS: 1 Education Drive, Garden City, NY
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: Nassau Community College
  • HOURS: 11:00am to 6:00pm

Red Hook, NY (Brooklyn)

  • WHAT: CARE for Sandy Scanning Event
  • DATE: Sunday, February 24th
  • ADDRESS: 353 Van Brunt Street, Brooklyn, NY
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: Kentler International Drawing Space
  • HOURS: 10:30am to 5:30pm

Sayreville, NJ

  • WHAT: CARE for Sandy Scanning Event
  • DATE: Saturday, February 16th
  • ADDRESS: 287 Cheesequake Road, Parlin, NJ
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: Sayreville Storm Relief Center
  • HOURS: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Staten Island, NY

  • WHAT: CARE for Sandy Scanning Event
  • DATE: Saturday, December 15th
  • ADDRESS: 216 Clawson St, Staten Island, NY
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: PS 41 Elementary School (indoors, look for our signs)
  • HOURS: 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • SPECIAL: In coordination and per invite of Help-Portrait!

Arverne, NY (Far Rockaway, Queens)

  • WHAT: CARE for Sandy Scanning Event
  • DATE: Sunday, December 9th
  • ADDRESS: 454 Beach 67th Street in Arverne, NY ||| Far Rockaway, Queens
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: National Grid Tent
  • HOURS: 12:00pm to 7:00pm
  • SPECIAL: CARE for Sandy is pleased to have been invited to join forces with God’s Battalion of Prayer Church and Battalion Pentecostal Assembly in conjunction with National Grid and World Vision. CARE for Sandy will be scanning your damaged photos for future digital restoration, while World Vision distributes roughly 500 toys to needy pipsqueaks! Thank you Evan A. and Reverend Al Cockfield for arranging this event. The parish will be hosting its "Let's Celebrate the King" Christmas Party/Toy Giveaway from 2pm - 4pm. We'll be catching pre and post-event foot traffic.

Belle Harbor, NY (Far Rockaway, Queens)

  • WHAT: GoPreserve-sponsored CARE for Rockaway Scanning Event
  • DATE: Tuesday, November 20th
  • ADDRESS: St Francis De Sales Parish 129-16 Rockaway Beach Blvd Rockaway Park, NY 11694
  • SPECIFIC LOCALE: Inside the FEMA warming tent in the schoolyard; church schoolroom
  • HOURS: 10:00am - 5:00pm
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