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Help the Bahamas
September 4, 2019 — Carlos A. Gimenez

Consul-General of the Bahamas in Miami Linda Mackey and Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez
Consul-General of the Bahamas in Miami Linda Mackey and Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez

Donations of critical supplies and items are being accepted at Miami-Dade County locations to assist with Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts in the Bahamas.

Please limit donations to these items requested by the government of the Bahamas:

  • Tents
  • Cots - adult size
  • Hygiene kits (diapers, baby wipes, sanitary napkins, deodorant, toothpaste, soap, baby formula)
  • Potable/purified water
  • Non-perishable food items
  • Water bladders
  • Water containers
  • First aid items (sterile bandages/gauze [all sizes], tape)
  • Portable generators (15 kw to 25 kw)
  • Chainsaws
  • Plastic tarpaulin
  • Debris removal tools (shovels, rakes, axes, wheelbarrows)
  • Portable single and double burner stoves
  • Portable outdoor lamps/lights
  • Water purification kits
  • Flashlights
  • Blankets
  • Insect repellents
  • Portable radios
  • Batteries
  • Portable potty
  • Cleaning supplies/disinfectants (bleach, brooms, mops, household cleaning products, garbage bags)
Visit the Bahamas Hurricane Relief Website

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