Ramos said in a Twitter post Monday evening that the refrigerator would be repaired and more than $ 35,000 would be used to donate to the Queens community.
Refrigerator Updates: Over $ 35,000 in donations in just three days after a sudden visit from the owner of a family-owned repair business, GB Repair, continued to nourish neighbors. I was shocked that the community fridge was being repaired. Thank you for coming for our neighbors! pic.twitter.com/oCpFUh44qu
— Jessica Ramos (@jessicaramos) January 4, 2021
She received the donation in just three days and says a sudden visit from GB Repair, the owner of a family-owned repair business, helped repair the refrigerator.
A community fridge built to help people in East Elmhurst suffering from food insecurity was destroyed on Friday.
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“Many of our neighbors rely on the generosity of other neighbors to overcome these difficult times. Now this lifeline is gone. I’m grieving,” Ramos said. Said.
After the incident, Senator New York advised supporters to replace the refrigerator and donate to stockpile groceries.
Thank you for your support! We need your help to continue the Community Fridge Project. Even a little useful! 100% of your donations keep our refrigerator in stock for our neighbors. https://t.co/hNx8yISOqM
— Jessica Ramos (@jessicaramos) January 2, 2021
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