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Union County Employees Organize Drive To Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

L to R: Alfred Faella, Nathalie Hernandez, Sergio Granados, Claudia Martins, Michael Yuska. Credits: Union County

ELIZABETH, NJ—In the wake of the devastation in Texas caused by Hurricane Harvey, Union County employees have banded together to get donations to the victims of the storm.

The employees collected and donated hundreds of pounds of non-perishable items in a regional drive that was sponsored by “Be the Change,” a non-profit community organization that collaborates on a local and national level to advance social good.

County Administrative Services employee Nathalie Hernandez, who is a member of the “Be the Change” organization at Kean University, along with county government officials organized the collection.

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“Be The Change” is a community service and activism group made up of students from Kean University and other volunteers dedicated to serving the needs of the local, state, national, and global community. Its members believe in a "hands on" approach and building partnerships to affect positive change.
 

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