Lehman College Disaster Relief Page

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Dear Lehman College Community,

This hurricane season has affected Puerto Rico, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Barbuda, Florida and Texas just to name a few.  The most recent earthquake in Mexico has left over 200 people dead.  The Office of Community Engagement at Lehman College is doing all that we can to keep up with the issues facing the world to encourage our students to become Global Citizens. We need your help!

Here is a list of where donations will be sent to some of the affected areas.

Hurricane Harvey - Greater Houston/Corpus Christi Food Banks

Hurricane Irma - Campus Book Drive for Barbuda - Beginning 9/25 (See Below)

Hurricane Maria - Unidos Por Puerto Rico

Mexico Earthquake - Topos Mexico 

In addition, the Lehman L.I.F.E. Alternative Break program will explore the options of working in Texas, Florida, Dominican Republic and other affected areas as the need arises. Funds donated after October 30, 2017, will help to send students to assist in the affected areas that are seeking volunteers.

Please feel free to contact the Office of Community Engagement with any questions related to relief efforts.

Contact Info:

Amanda Dubois-Mwake      


Director of Community Engagement                                                                                                                      

Lehman College Campus Relief Coordinator

About the Organization

With more than 60,000 alumni and 12,000 students, Lehman College serves the Bronx and our surrounding region as an intellectual, economic, and cultural center. The College is named after Herbert H. Lehman, who was governor of New York State, a U.S. Senator, and an internationalist. His values of dedicated public service continue to guide the College today.