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Day of dignity in Rochester provides food, winter needs



Rochester, New York– Saturday in Rochester ‘A day of dignity was held to help those in need in Rochester.

The event was courtesy of ‘Barakah Muslim Charity’ and Islamic Relief USA.

The event goal was to give out essential items like food, coats, health tests, and school supplies.

It took place on Jefferson Avenue in the late morning and early afternoon.

Organizers say it’s important to give back, especially now.

“This is really supporting the families who are in need and who really could benefit from this,” Alma Omerhodzic said. “A Pandemic is not something that happens all the time – the needs have increased tremendously. Please help out if you can.”