The Bahamas and other communities impacted by Dorian need critical supplies, and are asking for any donations from people in the Miami area who are able to help. The list includes medical supplies, equipment, water, things that you can’t live without.
The list includes:
1. Tents (large)
3. Hygeine kits and first aide materials
4. Potable, purified water
5. Water containers and bottles
6. Portable generators
7. Plastic tarps
8. Chain saws
9. Other tools for debris removal
10. Portable stoves
11. Outdoor lamps, lights
13. Water purification kits and filters
15. Insect repellant
16. Portable radios
18. Cleaning supplies, disinfectants
19. Solar panels
All County donation sites will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The Miami-Dade County Emergency Management Warehouse in Doral and the Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds will also be open Saturday and Sunday to take donations from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Miami-Dade County Main Library
101 W. Flagler Street, Miami
Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW First Street, Miami
Joseph Caleb Center
5400 NW 22nd Avenue, Miami
Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management Warehouse
8008 NW 14th Street, Miami
South Dade Government Center
10710 SW 211th Street, Cutler Bay
Miami-Dade County Downtown Motor Pool – drive-through location
201 NW First Street, Miami
Miami-Dade County Fairgrounds
10901 SW 24th Street, Gate 3, Miami
If you would like to make a financial donation instead, you can donate through The Brightest Foundation to the American Red Cross's Bahamas relief efforts here.
Parking validation for those making donations at the Stephen P. Clark Center in Downtown Miami will be provided at the drop-off point on the first floor. All other drop-off locations have free parking available.
This opportunity started on Sept. 4, 2019, 8 a.m. and ended on Sept. 18, 2019, 7:59 p.m. EDT and happens once. All events occur at an action's local time based on the latest information provided to us. The time listed here has been automatically converted to your device's timezone.
Miami-Dade County Main Library, 101 W. Flagler Street, Miami, FL