Monday, October 7, 2019

Dorian relief effort for Bahamas still going strong at local nonprofit

Palm Beach County Cares 200,000 sq. ft. warehouse

By Wilkine Brutus

Palm Beach County Cares added a Sunday deadline for donations to the Bahamas in order to keep its operations structured, but its mission continues. And, on the final day, the volunteer effort was going strong at the 20,000-square-foot warehouse that the nonprofit has been working out of in West Palm Beach.

Weeks after Hurricane Dorian ravaged the Bahamas with its Category 5 intensity, Palm Beach County Cares — with assistance from other local nonprofits, corporations, faith-based organizations, and governmental agencies — has continued to collect items to help streamline its Bahamian relief efforts and get supplies to those in need.  Read more >>