Diaz welcomes humanitarian aid for Christmas Eve drive

Supporters filled a shipping container with supplies.
Photo courtesy of Senator Diaz

Senator Ruben Diaz Sr. helped coordinate a Christmas Eve humanitarian relief effort for Domincian Republic flood victims on Saturday, December 24. The leaders of the effort collected non-perishable food, clothing, medical supplies and financial contributions to send to flood victims in the Caribbean country. The humanitarian aid was co-coordinated by the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization, Radio Vision Cristiana International, the Dominican Republic Presidential Liaison Committee for USA Ministers, Livery Taxi Industry Committee, Salcedo Cargo Express, Super Canal Caribe Television, Radio Cantico Nuevo, the 41st Precinct and elected officials.

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