Relief supplies being collected for Hurricane Fiona victims - Catholic Courier
People in Salinas, Puerto Rico, wade through water on a flooded street Sept. 19 in the aftermath of Hurricane Fiona. People in Salinas, Puerto Rico, wade through water on a flooded street Sept. 19 in the aftermath of Hurricane Fiona. (CNS photo by Ricardo Arduengo/Reuters)

Relief supplies being collected for Hurricane Fiona victims

Ibero-American Action League and Monroe County are urging the community to contribute items to a relief-supplies collection for those affected by Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic.

People can donate diapers, wipes, toilet paper, sanitary pads, deodorant, hair brushes/combs, batteries, solar lamps, flashlights, water filters, over-the-counter medicine, detergent, shampoo/conditioner, soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes at six drop boxes across the county.

Drop box locations are as follows:

Monroe County Office Building, 39 W. Main St., Rochester

Monroe County Department of Human Services, 691 St. Paul No. 1, Rochester

Monroe County Department of Human Services, 111 Westfall Road, Rochester

Monroe County Hospital, 435 E. Henrietta Road, Rochester

Ibero-American Action League, 817 E. Main St., Rochester

Ibero Community Resource Center, 216 Clifford Ave., Rochester

Financial donations to help families from Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic coming to the area also will be accepted at the Ibero Community Resource Center. Financial donations also can be made online at https://Ibero.org/donate, and donors can choose which cause to support — PR Unidos Natural Disaster Relief Fund or the DR Relief After Hurricane Fiona – Hermandad Socio Cultural Dominicana.

Tags: Monroe County East, Monroe County West
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