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£242,606raised of £9,999,999 target by 3184 supporters

Weʼre raising £9,999,999 to help the people of Dominica, a Caribbean island wrecked by Hurricane Maria.

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London, United Kingdom
Category
Emergencies

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The destruction brought to Dominica on 19 September 2017 by Hurricane Maria was unprecedented – devastating homes and infrastructure, and tragically claiming the lives of those most vulnerable to its winds and storm.

Following the devastating effects of the hurricane, Dominica is now in a slow state of repair. This fundraising page is part of the long-term efforts to bring relief to Dominica and to help those most in need.

Where are the Donations been spent?

To date, this fund has helped to support the people of Dominica with basic materials such as temporary roofing, blankets, and non-perishable food through aid relief. Our goal is alleviating the plight Dominicans who have been left with nothing.

How can I help?

This is a long-term funding raising effort so we urge you to join our cause by donating whatever you can spare. Please donate now and help us return some hope to Dominica and its citizens.

If you would like to make a donation in kind or donate in other currencies, please visit The Dominica Hurricane Relief page. Further information can also be found at:

Dominica London High Commission

Email: info@dominicahighcommission.co.uk

Phone: 020 7370 5194

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  • Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund5 months ago
    Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund

    Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund

    5 months ago

    Thank you all again for your support in the relief efforts. The people of Dominica still require basic items such as building materials, non-perishable foods, medical goods and other supplies. For more information about how to donate funds or supplies, or to offer your assistance as a volunteer, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page at the following link: https://t.co/GLhLAmtOsd Please share the message with your family and friends, and help provide Dominica and its citizens with the support and help they need.

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  • Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund5 months ago
    Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund

    Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund

    5 months ago

    To all our supporters - thank you for your very generous donations so far. We have a long way to go, but the kindness of each and every donation is going to have a significant impact on supporting the lives of those affected.

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5 months ago

Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund started crowdfunding

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3184

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 25, 2018

    Still thinking and praying for my people in need. May God bless you all. I hope this donation can help ease the pain and frustration this devastation has caused.

    £500.00

  • Ulrich Kleimann

    Ulrich Kleimann

    Feb 25, 2018

    Geburtstagsgeschenk für Johannes

    £100.00

  • Chrissie Mullings-Lewis

    Chrissie Mullings-Lewis

    Feb 23, 2018

    Dominica is a beautiful island and we hope it is soon back to it's best. Our thoughts are with all the people rebuilding it. From Mike & Chrissie Lewis, Ruth, Ryan, Eleanor, friends & family.

    £220.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 21, 2018

    £50.00

  • Valerie Light

    Valerie Light

    Feb 20, 2018

    Donation from members of Bless Community Church

    £569.96

  • Lindsay McGuire on behalf of Betty Smith & Margaret McGuire

    Lindsay McGuire on behalf of Betty Smith & Margaret McGuire

    Feb 19, 2018

    My mum and her neighbour from a small town in Scotland wanted to do something to help in the aftermath of the hurricanes. Betty held a bake sale and my mum made and sold Christmas cards to raise funds

    £300.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Feb 19, 2018

    This donation has come from the kind generosity of the Parishioners of our Lady & St George's Catholic church in Walthamstow. Please can you keep us posted on your website with how donations are used.

    £360.00

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Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund

Official Dominica Hurricane Relief Fund

London, United Kingdom

On 19 September 2017, Hurricane Maria brought destruction to Dominica, a Caribbean nation known as the ‘the Nature Island'. Though the precise level of damage is currently unknown, the hurricane reached Dominica’s shores with unprecedented force, and damage is extensive.

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