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Wednesday 29 December 2004

Aid Collection in New Jersey, US

TsunamiHelp reader Shane Vitarana requests:

For those in the U.S East Coast, please bring the following items to the New Jersey Buddhist Vihara (temple). This is a collection hub for items that will be shipped to Sri Lanka. More information and online donations are available at www.helplanka.org.

New Jersey Buddhist Vihara (Temple)
4299 RT. 27,
Princeton, NJ 08540

Items to bring:

* Bottled Water
* First Aid: Gauze, Anti-septic, Plaster, Bandages, anti-inflammatory, anti-biotics
* Household Items: candles, pots and pans, kettles, plates, cups, napkins, thermos flasks, etc.
* Clothes (summer clothing): Shoes and sandals, Bed sheets and blankets
* Dry foods: Milk powder and feeding bottles, baby food, sugar, cereal, flour, dhal, canned foods, etc.
4 Comments Post a Comment
Anonymous Anonymous said :

I Spoke to the person at the temple yesterday and he said 2 containers r leaving from NJ. One leaves tomorrow(friday 31st) and the other sometime next week. It would help to call n find out what items r more needed , even tho im sure 2 container loads of any one item will b used in no time. Lets all do our little bit to help ..

Thu Dec 30, 09:31:00 PM IST  
Anonymous Anonymous said :

Is there a phone number to this New jersey donation collection site? I want to drop off some goods that I collect at my work place. I want to find out their hours.

Fri Dec 31, 02:35:00 AM IST  
Anonymous Anonymous said :

Their Phone number is : 732-821-9346

Fri Dec 31, 07:41:00 AM IST  
Anonymous Anonymous said :

Are there any collections being made in northern new jersey?

Tue Jan 04, 10:49:00 AM IST