The Bahamas was recently completely destroyed by Hurricane Dorian which penetrated the island for almost two days. Hurricane Dorian tore through the island, destroying everything in her path. The storm rampaged the Bahamas with Category 5 winds up to 185 mph (295 kph) and relentless, unyielding rains, flooding neighborhoods and destroying or severely damaging properties and infrastructures. Preliminary estimates are that nearly half the homes in Abaco and Grand Bahama, which have 70,000 residents and are known for their beautiful marinas, lush golf courses, and all-inclusive resorts have been completely destroyed. Officially the death toll is at 50, but that number is expected to rise with estimations being in the hundreds. It is reported that 1,500 people are still missing.
The funds will be spent in the following ways -> To provide basic necessities to those that have lost so much. Any money that is left over will be provided to individuals and families who need help in rebuilding their lives. Funds from this Gogetfunding will go directly to purchasing and delivering emergency supplies to families in The Bahamas who have lost everything.
Basic Supplies Needed right now:
Baby supplies- Wipes, Pampers, Baby Blankets, Baby Desitin, Petroleum Jelly, Baby Powder Cereal, Custard, Powder Milk, Baby Socks, Baby Bottles, Alcohol Disinfectant, Sanitizer, Towels/ Wash Cloths
First Aid Kits
500-Fold Up Beds/ Rollaway Beds
Laundry Detergent- Washing Powder, Bleach, Lysol, Pinesol,
Feminine Pads, Tissue, Toothpaste, Toothbrush, Soap, Deodorant, Dettol, Toothbrush Holders, Soap Dish holders
1 Burner Portable Stove, Butane fuel
Lighters/ Matches/ Candles
Flash Lights/ Batteries
20-Ice Machines, Generators.
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Thank you so much for your generosity, support and for helping me make a difference to the lives of the Bahamian people. Together we can make a real impact!
For the most recent news on the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian please visit https://thenassauguardian.com