For those in NYC who want to help or donate supplies, The Bahamas Consulate in New York City is taking donations. You can donate any nonperishable items and clothing by bringing them to 231 East 46th Street. Here is a list of the types of emergency relief supplies needed most:
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
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.
This opportunity started on Sept. 4, 2019, 9 a.m. and ended on Sept. 18, 2019, 5 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 if yours is different.
The Bahamas Consulate, 231 East 46th Street, New York, NY, United States
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