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Councilman Costa Constantinides “Holiday Drive”

Councilman Constantinides is collecting unopened/unwrapped toys, toiletries, and winter coats. You can drop off your donation through December 15th at their office, 31-09 Newtown Ave., on weekdays from 9am-5pm.

Coats will be donated to New York Cares, toys will be donated to Urban Upbound and Toys for Tots, and toiletries (toothpaste/toothbrushes, lotion, deodorant, soap, razors, hand sanitizer) will be donated to Reality House.

Remember, charity for others is the greatest gift we can give ourselves.


Photo: Costa Constantinides


Mr. Khuzami has been a member of Community Board 1 in Astoria, NY for the last 20 years. He sits on the Zoning and parks Committees and is on the Executive Board. Previously, he served as Parks and Culture chair of Community Board 1 for eleven years and also chaired Capital and Expense priority Committee. He is a member of the Queens General Assembly and had been a panelist for grant submissions for the Queens Council on the Arts (QCA). Richard also is an officer of The Eastern Mediterranean Business Culture Alliance (EMBCA) and President of OANA.

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