Local organizations gathered at Scotland School last week to present donations to Far Rockaway, N.Y., school PS 104 representatives, as part of their ‘Play It Forward’ Hurricane Sandy relief program. Ridgefield Responds donated toward school supplies, Operation Fuzzy Wuzzy donated hundreds of teddy bears from its Newtown drive, and General Electric donated funds raised through its leadership class initiative. From left, front row, are: Antoinette Leal, Ridgefield Responds volunteer; Cheryl Osher, Scotland fifth grade teacher; Danielle Donovan, Scotland first grade teacher; Wendy Hamann, Scotland third grade teacher; Mary Bermudez, PS 104 Queens; and Deidre McShane, PS 104 Queens assistant principal. Back row: Mark Solomon, Scotland principal; Mary Phelps, Operation Fuzzy Wuzzy II; Abigail Kagan, GE; Kimberly Leiman-Lee, GE; and Rich Braaten, GE.
Alley Maher Photography