Alternative Spring Break Trip Information
Hurricane Sandy Relief Trip (Staten Island, NY)
Dates: March 17th-March 23rd (Sunday-Saturday).
Where are we staying?
We will be staying at the New Dorp Moravian Church
What will we be doing?
We will be working with two agencies throughout the week. Volunteer projects may include rebuilding damaged homes,
helping at local food pantries, assisting with client in-take forms, and cleaning up wreckage. The agencies we will
be volunteering with are: The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation
and Guyon Rescue
How are we getting there?
Transportation is provided through the Office of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs and West Chester University. We will be travelling in a 15-passenger van and a 7-passenger minivan.
Will we have time to explore the area?
Yes! On Sunday we will be exploring Staten Island. We will also be going out to eat once or twice during the trip.
*Participants: these meals are not included in your cost, so please bring some extra money.
How much is the trip?
The cost of the trip is $150. This includes transportation, gas, lodging, and food for the entire week.
Who are the trip leaders?
Our two student leaders are:
Our two graduate student leaders are:
Our staff leader is:
- Jodi Roth, Director of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Melissa Christie: email@example.com
Fran Cintorrino: firstname.lastname@example.org