As the community mourns the lives lost in Sunday's deadly fire at the Twin Parks West Apartment complex, an outpouring of aid has proven once again how tight-knit Bronx residents are when it comes to a crisis. To continue these support efforts for the families affected, below is a list of online and in-person donation sites.
For in person drop-off of donations to the Red Cross, please visit the new aid site at Monroe College, Ustin Hall at 2375 Jerome Ave. Hours of operation are 12pm - 8pm
If you're looking for a loved one call 311. Text 181STFIRE to 692692 for resources.
For Temporary Shelter: Call 1877-733-2767
Water, Food & Clothes available at the center for families impacted. 214 E 181st Bronx, NY 10457
Go Fund Me
Collecting Donations: 214 E 181st Bronx, NY 10457
Accepting donations through January 14th
333 East 181st Street Bronx, NY
Items Needed: New & Unworn clothes, coats, underwear, socks, gift cards to restaurants, grocery stores and delivery services, Bottled water, new & used sheets, pillows, bedding, diapers and baby items, hygiene products and toiletries, packaged food.
Has set up the Bronx Fire Relief Fund and is encouraging the community to give to support those families impacted by the fire.
To contribute, anyone can text the word "bronxfire" (one word) to 41444 for a link to make a donation.