Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts — How to Help
Hurricane Dorian has swept across the Bahamas, wreaking havoc to everything in its path. Short-term and long-term support is needed to assist those affected.
Here’s how you can get involved with relief efforts.
If you want to donate money…
Each of these organizations has experience in disaster relief efforts and has mobilized resources already in action.
American Red Cross
The Salvation Army
All Hands and Heart Smart Response
Humane Society of the United States
If you want to donate items…
Sol Relief is a vetted charitable organization accepting donations of needed items. Items can be dropped off or sent to Sol Relief during regular business hours using the address below:
St. Pete Air at 107 8th Ave SE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
(Monday – Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
Please do not bring items that are not on the list. Please do not donate expired or unusable items.
|Generator||Extension cords||Work gloves||Chainsaws & chains||Chainsaw bar|
|Oil||Gas cans||Duct tape||Tarps||Hammers & nails|
|Battery powered fans||Batteries||Flashlights||Bug spray||Mosquito nets|
|Unused blankets||Cleaning supplies||Non-perishable food||Hygiene products||Baby supplies|
|Pet food||OTC medical supplies||Solar phone chargers||Phone battery packs||Cleaning products|
|Trash bags||Disinfectant wipes||Sunscreen||Camping lights (solar & battery)|
Your contributions will not go unnoticed. According to CBS News as of September 2, 2019, the International Red Cross estimated that more than 13,000 homes have been affected by the storm.
Together, we can all extend a helping hand and make a difference.