Delaware Emergency Management Agency list ways to help Sandy victims in New York and New Jersey.
Here are some suggestions:
Do not send donations of old clothing. Emergency officials are not equipped to launder, sort, warehouse, or distribute such items.
Cash donations are needed. Necessary items can be purchased locally or regionally and distributed to people in need.
Donations to the American Red Cross, Goodwill Industries or Salvation Army can be made online.
Companies wishing to make donations to New York should go to www.governor.ny.gov and click on the box "Companies Looking to Make Donations to Sandy victims.
Those wanting to assist victims in New Jersey can make donations to the New Jersey Relief Fund. Click on SandyNJReliefFund.org to make online donations via a credit card. Checks can also be mailed to New Jersey Relief Fund, P.O. Box 95, Mendham, N.J. 07945-0095.