Since Hurricane Sandy hit New York City, the Mayor’s Fund has received over $60 million in relief contributions from 21,000 individuals and organizations and has used its unique ability to build public-private partnerships to administer aid effectively to the communities most affected. As part of the City’s emergency relief and recovery operations, the Mayor’s Fund received and addressed specific needs in real-time with the help of those working in impacted areas. Ongoing efforts are focusing on home recovery and rebuilding projects.
HURRICANE SANDY ONE-YEAR UPDATE
On the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, the Mayor’s Fund created the below graphic to illustrate the impact that public-private initiatives have had on the city’s recovery since October 2012. Further details are also available in the full announcement.
HURRICANE SANDY 6-MONTH UPDATE
Marking the six-month anniversary of the storm’s landfall in New York, the Mayor’s Fund released a Hurricane Sandy 6-Month Update, detailing immediate and ongoing public-private initiatives supporting the city’s recovery and restoration. Read the full report.
EMERGENCY RESPONSE: BY THE NUMBERS
Here is a snapshot of what was achieved early on during the emergency response period immediately following Hurricane Sandy.
THANKING OUR DONORS & PARTNERS!
The Mayor’s Fund is grateful to the more than 20,000 donors who contributed over $60 million for Hurricane Sandy recovery.
All of the Mayor’s Fund’s work relies on strong partnerships with community organizations and government agencies. Public partners in Hurricane Sandy relief work have included:
|Office of the Mayor
Federal Emergency Management Administration National Guard
NYC Administration for Children’s Services
NYC Community Recovery Directors
NYC Department of Cultural Affairs
NYC Department of Education
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development
NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
NYC Department of Probation
NYC Department of Sanitation
NYC Department of Small Business Services
NYC Department of Youth and Community Development
NYC Distribution and Restoration Centers
NYC Economic Development Corporation
NYC Human Resources Administration
NYC Law Department
NYC Office of Emergency Management
New York City Housing Authority