The Afya Foundation has had a remarkable 2017, filled with amazing people, places and deeds. Our Afya family appreciates all the support and love you’ve shown us through 2017. Here’s a look at our accomplishments.
FARMINGDALE, NY / SAN JUAN, PR – September 29 – A shipment of nearly a thousand pounds of essential medicines including antibiotics, vaccines, asthma and diabetes drugs has landed in San Juan. The items are bound for medical facilities here and on the nearby islands of Vieques and Culebra.
The delivery was shipped Friday morning by private jet from Long Island’s Republic Airport to San Juan’s Isla Grande airport, a regional airport near Old San Juan.
GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL STATE POLICE, NYPA WORKERS, PORT AUTHORITY EMERGENCY PERSONNEL DEPLOYED TO PUERTO RICO TO ASSIST WITH ONGOING EMPIRE STATE RELIEF AND RECOVERY EFFORT 72 Port Authority Emergency Personnel to Assist in Coordinated Recovery Efforts 53 Troopers Deployed to Assist with Security Operations 10 Power Transmission and Generation
Afya is busy doing what it does well, respond to needs, worldwide, with tenacity, compassion and the delivery of supplies vitally needed for medical care. The islands have our attention and focus and we can make a difference there. We have request lists for medical supplies coming in from Puerto
The Afya Foundation Receives a $60,000 Grant from UJA-Federation of New York to Ship 365,000 Pounds of Hurricane Harvey Relief Supplies
Afya is committed to assisting the areas impacted by Hurricane Harvey. The flooding in Southeast Texas and the surrounding areas is catastrophic and will require long-term assistance for rebuilding. Needs will continue to evolve and change as water recedes and communities begin to rebuild. We will be providing updates to
$30,0000 ALLOWS AFYA TO SHIP VITALLY NEEDED EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES. We need your help Lesvos: Afya has shipped a total of 128,000 pounds of medical supplies and equipment valued at over $1.2 million to health care providers’ sites on The Greek Island of Lesvos. As refugees from many corners of
For my last post about AFYA, I thought it was fitting to go to the warehouse in Yonkers. There, I met Danielle Butin, the Founder of AFYA and the volunteers who sort, pack, store and label the myriad of medical equipment and supplies that will be sent to developing countries.