After the destructive storm, dozens of 9/11 Memorial volunteers were eager to help in any way they could. These selfless men and women fanned out across the tri-state area to take part in hurricane relief and recovery efforts. Some aided clothing and food drives. Others helped families in hardest hit areas salvage whatever they could and clean up debris from homes that remained. No task was too great for them. "One thing I noticed on all of the people's faces was appreciation and humility -- that was remarkable to see," 9/11 Memorial volunteer Karmen Katz said to me after helping a family clean out their home's basement in the Rockaways in Queens. More.
9/11 Memorial Volunteers Aid in Sandy Relief and Recovery