Help bring relief to storm-ravaged Virgin Islands by bringing supplies to the Queens Courier office

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QNS and The Queens Courier, located at 38-15 Bell Blvd., are teaming up with its sister publication, The Home Reporter in Brooklyn, as part of a Hurricane Relief Collection Drive being conducted by the Virgin Islands Clergy Peace Coalition, to benefit the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John.

Tarpaulins, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, mosquito repellent, baby formula, diapers, wipes, laundry detergent, flashlights, garbage bags, feminine hygiene products, non-perishable food items, new socks and citronella candles can be dropped off at the newspaper office beginning this Monday, Oct. 2, and continuing through at least Wednesday, Oct. 4.

Hours for drop off at The Queens Courier are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., weekdays.

For more info, call Pastor Gilford Monrose, 718-284-4375, 718-802-3761 or 646-779-6767, or email pastormonrose[@]gmail.com

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