Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake
Jackson Lee/Splash News Online
11/11/2012 at 12:00 PM EST
Having recently returned
from their honeymoon
, Justin Timberlake
and Jessica Biel
got to work Saturday, assisting victims of Superstorm Sandy
, along with Timberlake's pal, producer Timbaland, spent three and a half hours handing out relief backpacks and blankets in Far Rockaway. The neighborhood was heavily damaged
by floodwaters and many in the community are still without heat and electricity two weeks after the storm.
"Shout out to Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel
for serving alongside of us in Rockaway and giving the kids something to talk about besides Sandy," local resident Jessica Nortesano Tweeted, sharing a photo
of the couple unloading a truck.
"Taking in the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy," Timberlake, 31, Tweeted earlier this month
. His wife, 30, added
, "Sending my prayers and love to New York City and to everyone affected."