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Hurricane Dorian’s

HURRICANE DORIAN'S Tragic Aftermath In The Bahamas

The crisis in the Bahamas is not over, the death toll is expected to rise and thousands remain missing. Hubert Minnis, the prime minister of the Bahamas said, Hurricane Dorian will leave “generational devastation.”

What we know about Hurricane Dorian:

The Category 5 hurricane struck the northernmost islands of the Bahamas archipelago, Abaco Island and Grand Bahama Island. These islands, just 50 miles off the coast of Florida, were hit with one of the strongest Atlantic Ocean hurricanes on record.

Dorian first made landfall in Abaco on Sept. 1st, and wrecked havoc for about three days. A day later it hit Grand Bahama Island at the same category. Most of the deaths were recorded on Abaco where there is a large population of Haitian immigrants, many of whom are undocumented and living in what has been described as “shantytowns.” According to the United Nations Office of the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, most of the buildings there were destroyed.

And, nearly all the residents of Abaco and Grand Bahama are in need of shelter, food and clothing. Damage is estimated at over $7 billion.

We at FunTimes express our deepest condolences to anyone affected and their loved ones.

To join in and help the relief effort for the Bahamas, visit or call Tel:+18002242627

Here is a list of things that the Bahamas need to rebuild: · Plywood/Lumber · Sheet rock · Roofing materials (shingles, tar paper,etc.) · Drip caps · Nails · Plastic Sheeting Rolls/Tarpaulin (various sizes)
· Chain Saws
· Mops & Buckets · Towels & Towelettes · Gloves · Wet Wipes · Large Plastic Trash Bags · Bleach · Chlorine tablets · Lysol · Disinfectant · Water & Water Containers · Canned goods · Meals Ready to Eat (M Re's) · Non-perishable Dry Goods · Baby Juice · Baby Food · Baby Formula Cereal . Generators · Portable Stoves · Butane Canisters · Blankets · Air Mattresses · Mattresses (single or double) · Pillows · Sheet sets · Non-Electronic Can Openers Tents First Aid Kits · Water Filtration Devices · Mosquito repellent · Flashlights · Hygiene Kits · Diapers · Baby wipes · Bug Spray Do you know anyone that has been affected by Hurricane Dorian? Shoot us an email at [email protected].