Goods Needed

Please see attached list put together from technical team of Basic/Common Building Materials to help affected G.B.I. residents rebuild (note no quantities given and it is not intended to be all inclusive): [  ]2"×4" P.T. Wood (studs) [  ]2"×6" P.T. Wood (studs &...

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Grand Bahama Children’s Home Needs Your Help

The Grand Bahama Children’s Home was ravaged by Hurricane Dorian. 32 children (12 girls and 20 boys, ranging in age from 3 months to 14 years) had to be bundled up and evacuated to a shelter late at night, in the middle of the storm, as flood waters rose around them...

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Update: Disaster Relief Efforts this Week

As Grand Bahama entered its third week since Hurricane Dorian, we continued to face huge humanitarian challenges. Many thousands of people are still without bare essentials, but thanks to the constant stream of relief provided by you, our generous supporters, the GB...

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Message from GBDRF Chairman Rupert Hayward

Message from GBDRF Chairman Rupert Hayward

As I come up for air I wanted to say this – I know there is still much work to be done but I need to say how humbled I am to be part of this community. What has been achieved over the last few days has been nothing short of incredible - I know there is still so much...

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Sufficient Fuel for Motoring Public

The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited has been advised by Freeport Oil Company Limited that more than enough fuel is available to adequately supply the motoring public with no interruption in service. Please be reminded to exercise caution and care while waiting to...

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Missing Persons Hotline

NOTICE ON MISSING PERSONS HOTLINE Social Services has a dedicated hotline for reporting missing people from Hurricane Dorian. Once a person is reported missing to the hotline, Social Services will check this information against lists of evacuees, ship manifests,...

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Baleria Special Offers For Grand Bahama

The below information should assist anyone who needs to access Freeport during this relief and recovery phase. All of the details are included to allow for direct bookings: UNTIL SEPTEMBER 20TH: Freeport - Fort Lauderdale free ONE WAY transportation for all those are...

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World Press: ‘Grand Bahama Right Now is Dead’

World Press: ‘Grand Bahama Right Now is Dead’

'Grand Bahama right now is dead': A firsthand look at Dorian's destruction Three CNN journalists recount what it was like to ride out the storm and emerge to its aftermath Comments: There are errors in the CNN report (see below), but overall it is well written and...

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Police Have Located 45 Bodies

STATEMENT FROM THE ROYAL BAHAMAS POLICE FORCE The Royal Bahamas Police Force wishes to advise that, to date, Sunday, September 8, 2019 they have located 45 bodies in the Hurricane Dorian affected area: 37 in Abaco and 8 in Grand Bahama. In their announcement the RBPF...

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Emergency Numbers on Grand Bahama

Grand Bahama Hospital 3526735 Ambulance 3522689 Fire 919 Fire (Freeport) 3528888 Fire (Eight Mile Rock & West End) 34834444 Police (Freeport) - 919 Police (Eight Mile Rock) 3486444 Police (West End) 3466444 Electrical Power Outage 3528411 Electrical Power Outage...

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Amazon Comes To The Aid of Grand Bahama Island

Amazon Comes To The Aid of Grand Bahama Island

“Alexa, donate to Hurricane Dorian relief at Grand Bahama Disaster Relief.” In the wake of Hurricane Dorian, Amazon is providing in-kind donations to help support relief efforts for those affected in the Bahamas. In collaboration with the International Federation of...

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Donating Goods From Outside of Florida?

Donating Goods From Outside of Florida?

If you are unable to ship the goods to us in Florida, do a collection drive for funds instead. The response to our plight has been incredible. Astounding. The generosity and benevolence of individuals from all over the world, particularly in the United States of...

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