community@nymets.comSEPTEMBER 25-29 AT CITI FIELD

The New York Mets are partnering with New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on the Empire State Relief & Recovery Effort for Puerto Rico. Citi Field will serve as a strategic location for Mets fans and all New Yorkers to drop off much needed supplies that will be sent to help the people of Puerto Rico recover and rebuild following the widespread devastation from Hurricane Maria.

The Mets are encouraging fans attending the September 25, 26 and 27 games at Citi Field to bring donations. There will be collection points set up outside the Jackie Robinson Rotunda, Left Field Gate and Bullpen Gate. Donations will be accepted between the hours of 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

On Thursday and Friday, September 28-29, the Mets will accept donations between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. outside the Jackie Robinson Rotunda. Fans driving to the ballpark can enter via the Official Lot G on 126th street and proceed straight to the fire lane in front of the Rotunda. Mets staff will be on hand to unload items from vehicles.

Requested items to help the people of Puerto Rico include:

Batteries
Flashlights and portable lanterns
Diapers and baby wipes
Cases of water
Feminine hygiene products
Non-perishable food
Canned Food

All items must be completely unopened and packaged. Only items listed above will be accepted.

Alliance Building Services and Budweiser are among the Mets partners who have already pledged to support the drive.

For more information about the Empire State Relief & Recovery Effort for Puerto Rico, visit ny.gov/PuertoRico.

Fans with questions can contact the Mets Community Engagement Team at community@nymets.com or 718-565-4321.

Visit YouCaring.com/MLBSupports to Donate

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