AmeriCorps Team To Speak About Hurricane Sandy Relief
AmeriCorps workers have spent many months on Long Island helping residents recover from Hurricane Sandy. The Garden City Community Church will be featuring them with an upcoming Forum that all residents are invited to. The Sunday, March 17th talk is entitled, “AmeriCorps: Getting Things Done with Sandy Relief ” and starts at 9:15 am. They will talk about their motivation for joining the team, what AmeriCorps is and what their Hurricane Sandy projects have been on Long Island.
The three AmeriCorps workers who will talk will be Andy Tisdel who is a Community Relations Specialist, an Assistant Team Leader and is one of his team’s two Media Reps. With his team, Andy has worked in Freeport and Oceanside and is currently working in the Rockaways as a member of the planning staff. Tiffany Chu is the Service Learning Initiator and is in the Corps Ambassador Program. Katrina Martin is the youngest of the team at the age of 18.
The Garden City Community Church is part of the United Church of Christ and is an Open and Affirming congregation. Worship services are Sundays at 8:30 AM in the chapel and 10:30 AM in the sanctuary, with church school for children and a crib room for infants and toddlers during the latter service. The Garden City Community Church is located at Stewart Avenue and Whitehall Blvd. For more information, call 746-1700 or visit our