Photo Credit: Lt. Col. James Gonyo, 169th Infantry, New York Army National Guard
New York Army National Guard Spc. Eric Ramos, a member of the 1st Battalion 69th Infantry, provides a class on how to use the heater in Federal Emergency Management Agency emergency rations to volunteers at Confucius Plaza in New York City. New York National Guard delivery and distribution of food and water at this one location services two buildings (44 stories and 22 stories) with a population of more than 3,000 people. The residents are non-Eglish speaking and the videos and presentation will assist volunteers with safety and use as they conduct health and wellness checks daily.