East Harlem Building Collapse Fund Established

April 4, 2014

The Hunter College School of Social Work is working with the mayor’s office, Red Cross and community-based organizations to help provide displaced or traumatized families and individuals with housing, meals, health services, daycare and other essentials. A “Hunter Supports East Harlem” fund has been set up at to generate funds to support victims. Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Frank D. Sanchez, recommends that this fund be used by all colleges, students, faculty and staff wishing to support those impacted by the tragedy. In addition, students, staff and faculty who wish to volunteer their time and energy can email Mr. Kanako Okuda at at the Hunter College School of Social Work.