ABOUT WHERE TO TURN's 2020-21 PROGRAMS [OVERVIEW]


Where to Turn Clean Team (Year Long) Sponsored by Councilmen Steve Matteo and Joe Borelli, last year we completed over 400 cleanups removing over 2,000 bags of trash from our streets. In 2020 we have already completed 425 cleanups removing 1950 bags of trash. We have also repainted 238 Fire hydrants and painted over 50 graffiti tags.


Snow Shoveling for Seniors (January-March). Matching student volunteers with seniors Island-wide. Last year they shoveled for over 150 seniors.


Re-Gifting for a Good Cause (Year Long). Collecting unwanted holiday gifts and distributing them to people in need. Over 200 items distributed in 2019.


Prom Dress Distribution (Year Long). Collecting and redistributing prom dresses to students in need through our Prom Dress Store. Over 250 dresses distributed in 2020 prior to Covid.


Annual Senior Citizen Prom Held at New Dorp HS. Full service prom. Catered by Applebees, DJ, King and Queen of the Prom. 225 seniors attended in 2019. 2020 event was canceled.


Annual Holiday Toy Distribution (December) We collect and redistribute toys through our warehouse at 22 Brienna Court. Last year we distributed over 2,500 toys and 10,000 stocking stuffers. This year store will be virtual.


Where to Turn Prop Shop (Year Long). We are collecting props which will be made available for free to local community theater groups and schools putting on productions. We have already collected over 2,000 props.


Campaign Sign Collection (November-December). Partnering with Assemblyman Reilly we are offering an hour of community service credit for every 5 signs collected. Signs can be dropped off at 22 Brienna Ct on Saturdays from 12:00-2:00

1000+
Stocking Stuffers distributed in 2019
50+
Props in our Prop Shop for your shows and events
1+
Seniors in Staten Island served by our snow shoveling volunteers in 2019
1+
Thousands and thousands served through our 19 Year History that began with our internet list of over 300 9/11 resources
Photo of Man on Clean Team with Clean Team t-shirt
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