Susan McCartney, Director of First Mountain Preschool, and Rachel Santos, a student at West Orange High School, prepare donations to ship to the Phillipines. Credits: Susan McCartney
West Orange Department of Public Works helps deliver donations to St.Raphael's drop off location. Ocean carrier sets sail on Sunday, November 24. Credits: Susan McCartney
West Orange Preschool Sends Donations to Philippines
Thursday, November 21, 2013 • 4:11pm
WEST ORANGE, NJ - First Mountain Preschool, located on Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange, was the site of a donation drive for victims of Typhoon Haiyan that recently devastated the Philippines. Donations were prepared for shipping and sent to the Philippines on a Maersk ocean carrier.
The effort was in collaboration with the Seminary Social Concern Committee at Seton Hall University, St. Raphael's Church and the Knights of Columbus.