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Superstorm Sandy has caused havoc on the East Coast, flooding communities and leaving millions without power. The storm has proven deadly in several areas of New York and New Jersey, and thousands remain homeless in search of shelter. This is your opportunity to research user-rated nonprofits and find out which organizations truly help provide disaster relief and deserve your donation. Your donation can help these nonprofits provide necessary food, shelter, health and medical aid to those in need. The charities are listed in order of number of reviews.

 


Support people in need by donating to these nonprofits:

Best Friends Animal Society

  daviskatia wrote:
Kanab, UT
418 reviews
Avg:  1234.897135
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A place as dedicated to animal rescue as you can have it. A peaceful place which restores belief in humanity and hope for "Saving them all". Educated professionals ... more »
Washington, DC
342 reviews
Avg:  12.97076345
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Excellent organization that effectively makes use of their funding. A pleasure to have them on my annual list of charitable donations... more »

Walk On Foundation Inc.

  nshiflett86 wrote:
Milton, PA
92 reviews
Avg:  1234.934785
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Walk On Foundation has been a blessing in our lives more than words can say. They were very quick getting back to me after my application for assistance was ... more »
Fairfield, CT
87 reviews
Avg:  1234.137935
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Save the Children is a great reputable organization that I have the pleasure of working with and donating to. I trust that my donation is being used efficiently and ... more »

MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES INC

  LisaB68 wrote:
Cincinnati, OH
76 reviews
Avg:  1234.907895
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Matthew 25: Ministries is such a wonderful organization from the staff , volunteers, the facilities and their great big hearts! We are very blessed to have such an ... more »

American National Red Cross

  User8888 wrote:
Washington, DC
73 reviews
Avg:  12.52055345
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Where is "The Red Cross' $500 Million In Haiti Relief" go?!!! http://www.npr.org/2015/06/03/411524156/in-search-of-the-red-cross-500-million-in-haiti-relief?... more »

Covenant House

  DebbWolf wrote:
New York, NY
50 reviews
Avg:  1234.585
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I think it is important for donors to know that, although this charity is extremely valuable, they will be put on a mailing list, not only for this organization, but... more »

Feeding America

  charitylover137 wrote:
Chicago, IL
25 reviews
Avg:  12.36345
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Here's an idea for those who are tired of getting junk mail: see if you can donate through a Coinstar machine at your local grocery store. There's no fee, you don't... more »

Citymeals-On-Wheels

  angela caputo wrote:
New York, NY
25 reviews
Avg:  1234.85
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This is one of the Best NY Meals program we have in NYC. Other then 1 complaint I see & hear only good things about this agency. The 1 problem is the salary pid to ... more »

Nazareth Housing, Inc.

  ctd8 wrote:
New York, NY
16 reviews
Avg:  12345
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Nazareth Housing is a truly impressive organization. The staff members are all extremely hardest-working, diligent and compassionate and the high degree of concern ... more »

Direct Relief

  TMOR wrote:
Santa Barbara, CA
13 reviews
Avg:  12345
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This is an exceptional organization. Great to work with... more »

AmeriCares Foundation, Inc.

  dejafra wrote:
Stamford, CT
8 reviews
Avg:  123.37545
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I donated to AmeriCares two years ago and, as is my wont, reviewed my charity contributions annually so that I would be able to donate to other charities in an ... more »

New York City Relief, Inc.

  ndawkins wrote:
New York, NY
5 reviews
Avg:  12345
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I've had the awesome opportunity to serve on the Relief Bus in Jersey and NYC My husband loved it too and we're planning to take our kids so they can experience ... more »

AARP Foundation

  floridafillie wrote:
Washington, DC
5 reviews
Avg:  123.645
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I have been a member of AARP for almost a year. I am thinking of not renewing because of the endless junk mail that I receive. I am constantly receiving mail about... more »
Alexandria, VA
3 reviews
Avg:  123.3333345
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I worked for the Salvation Army in Dallas, TX at their Carr P. Collins Social Services Center. I just wanted to share my experience. I did not have a good ... more »

Food Bank For New York City

  laura.jacobs wrote:
New York, NY
3 reviews
Avg:  1.666672345
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I gave over $1000 to this charity and was invited to a round table discussion. I wanted to hear about where the need was. Where we were going to open and stock ... more »

New York Cares

  CraigWeinrich wrote:
New York, NY
2 reviews
Avg:  12345
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New York won the overall Excellence Award from the 2009 New York Times Company Nonprofit Excellence Awards. These awards recognize excellent nonprofit management ... more »
Hillside, NJ
2 reviews
Avg:  12345
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Wow - I wrote this second review because the first one is pretty much exactly the opposite of how I feel. The FoodBank is VERY well-managed - when you go to ... more »
Neptune, NJ
2 reviews
Avg:  12345
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Our children of the Keansburg Schools have been the beneficiaries of the generosity of the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties "BackPack Program" since May 2008... more »

Food Bank of Central New York

  Allison D. wrote:
Syracuse, NY
1 review
Avg:  12345
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The Food Bank of Central New York is an incredible place. They took the idea of a food bank and made it so much more - not just handing out bags of food to local ... more »
New York, NY
1 review
Avg:  12345
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courteous knowledgable staff advocating for people that hungry and in need... more »

New York Blood Center, Inc.

  Jane85 wrote:
New York, NY
1 review
Avg:  12345
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While this charity may in fact do wonderful things through its work, it is also capable of great wrong. If you have a choice where to donate blood, please consider ... more »