Information sources for islands affected by Irma and Jose

Information sources for islands affected by Irma and Jose

A listing of places to find information about the effects of the hurricanes and relief efforts underway

By Daria Blackwell - 09/09/2017

Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose are ripping through the northern Caribbean, two of the most powerful storms ever recorded, leaving a wake of devastation. Irma has surpassed all records of time as a Category 5 storm. A third hurricane, Lidia, is stationary off Mexico which suffered and earthquake of magnitude 8.1 yesterday.

Here we will collect sources of information about the many places affected by these powerful storms.

Yacht relief coordination:

Sailors Helping based in PR
http://sailorshelping.org/

Three Sheets Sailing
https://www.facebook.com/Threesheetssailing/

Yacht Sea Boss
https://www.facebook.com/yachtseaboss/

Windtraveler
https://www.facebook.com/sailwindtraveler/

YachtAid Global
http://yachtaidglobal.org/

Serve On
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/heres-how-superyachting-can-help-wake-irma-ken-hickling

Donations:

Global Giving Irma Relief Fund
https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/hurricane-irma-relief-fund/?rf=twtr

Comprehensive list of what’s needed on Barbuda
http://www.antiguanice.com/v2/index.php

Antigua and Barbuda Red Cross website
http://abredcross.org/disaster/

British Red Cross
https://beta.redcross.org.uk/appeal/hurricane-irma-appeal

Virgin sponsored BVI Community Support Appeal
https://www.virgin.com/unite/bvi-community-support-appeal

Waitt Institute “Barbuda Restoration & Conservation Trust”
http://www.waittinstitute.org/barbuda-hurricane-relief

SailAid UK
https://www.facebook.com/sailaiduk/

Collections in Trinidad - water, non-perishable food, clothing, bedding, baby supplies
ITNAC Drop off points 93 Charlotte St. POS and others
Call or What's App +1 868 394 2042 +1 868 485 0377

Information:

Drone footage of Nanny Cay
https://youtu.be/keCJwQsKBh0

Where the Coconuts Grow
https://www.facebook.com/wherethecoconutsgrow/

Irma Safety Check – https://irmasafetycheck.herokuapp.com/search/ (VI focused) and http://www.bvisafetycheck.com (BVIs only)

Caribbean Buzz are surveying the islands and handling medevac.
https://www.facebook.com/caribbeanbuzzhelicopters/

St. John's Rescue - evacuations
https://www.facebook.com/stjohnrescue/

Facebook Page for Hurricane Irma - Contact and Aid Group - SXM
https://www.facebook.com/groups/671030379769845/

Facebook Page for Hurricane Irma - Contact and Aid Group - BVI
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1922822811318744/

Facebook Page for Hurricane Irma - Contact and Aid Group - St. Thomas
https://www.facebook.com/groups/241455502718865/

Facebook Page Antigua and Barbuda UK - www.facebook.com/abhcuk

Facebook Page A&B Red Cross https://www.facebook.com/AntiguaBarbudaRedCross

BVI Abroad
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1922822811318744



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