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£3,805raised of £20,000 target by 54 supporters

    Weʼve raised £3,805 to Anegada / BVI Relief Fund

    Funded on Friday, 10th November 2017

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    Story

    Anegada is a the most remote island in the British Virgin Islands. It is heavily dependent upon tourism and well known for it's warm welcoming community.

    Hurricane Irma has destroyed the lives and livelihoods of the islanders. The community needs funds to restore, replace and rebuild.

    Our hearts are broken to see the devastation Category 5 Hurricane Irma has caused our beloved islands.

    The warm and wonderful people who call the VI's home and whom we are proud to call our friends are now in desperate need.

    One of the biggest hurdles the people of the Virgin Islands will face is a lack of coverage; especially with most media being directed towards mainland USA. But there is a serious discrepancy in the resources available to the BVI communities.

    I own a kitesurfing school on Anegada but I was one of the fortunate ones to be out of the country at the time of the disaster. I will be looking to go back as soon as it is feasible with a view to helping as many people as possible.

    PLEASE HELP. ALL FUNDS RAISED WILL BE GOING DIRECTLY TO THE ANEGADA COMMUNITY.

    If you prefer to donate to BVI The Red Cross Appeal as a whole here is the link: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charity-web/charity/displayCharityCampaignPage.action?charityCampaignUrl=BritishRedCrossHurricaneIrmaAppeal

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      54

      • catherine jane

        catherine jane

        Sep 24, 2017

        Well done Thomas.Hope this helps in a small way

        £50.00

      • Chris Clarke

        Chris Clarke

        Sep 22, 2017

      • Sophie, Ariane and Laura TL

        Sophie, Ariane and Laura TL

        Sep 22, 2017

        Dom Strutt let us know that you were doing this great work to help get the Anegada people back on their feet. Sending our best wishes from the UK

        £500.00

      • Jamie Strutt

        Jamie Strutt

        Sep 19, 2017

        Terrible times for you all, I hope help is slowly coming throughJamie

        £30.00

      • Justin Egerton

        Justin Egerton

        Sep 18, 2017

        Wishing the best for a speedy recovery to the Islands.

        £30.00

      • Caitlin Gilmour

        Caitlin Gilmour

        Sep 18, 2017

      • Miles Russell

        Miles Russell

        Sep 18, 2017

        Are throught are with you all at this time and hope this helps very best of luck.

        £50.00

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