Supplies and volunteers needed to help flood victims
As residents in certain parts of the island grapple with the aftermath of Tropical Storm Bret, concerned citizens are jumping into action to bring relief to the most affected.
Here is a look at the organisations helping out and need your assistance.
Sewa International TT
Sewa International TT (Sewa TT) is assisting the relief effort in storm-affected areas.
In a release, the organisation said it is liaising with Members of Parliament, Regional Corporations and the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) to identify areas and individuals in need of assistance.
Sewa is providing ready-to-eat food which would be distributed to those affected.
Subway has agreed to provide vegetarian 6" sandwiches at a cost of $10.00 each.
"One hundred sandwiches have been ordered so far which will be delivered to residents in Caparo in the next couple hours.
If you would like to assist in sponsoring some sandwiches please visit any of the locations on the flyer (see instructions on flyer) or Anushka Dube 394-9915 directly to arrange sponsorship.
Cash Deposits can be made to ‘Sewa International TT" to Republic Bank Account 8708 0110 7401.
Is there not a cause is looking for volunteers to assist in flood-relief efforts.
Flood Relief volunteers are needed tomorrow for 10:30am. Please contact us if you can help in any way 742-1879 624-4162 394-2041 495-0377.
We Help Foundation
We Help is asking the public to donate supplies to flood victims.
Female personal items
Pampers and milk
Sheets and pillows
Please contact Natasha on 494-7879, Rachelle on 787-7235, Rita on 683-2117, Andre 357-3464
Port-of-Spain Regional Corporation
Councillor Hillan Morean is asking for assistance for Barrackpore and Moruga.
1. Building Material
2. Ply Wood
4. School Supplies
5. Basic Food Items
8. Anything else you can supply...
Drop al ll items at the Moruga/Tableland Constituency Office at: #4 Petit Cafe' Road, St. Julien Village, Moruga.
Contact: *Jennelle Bacchus* to coordinate drop offs on *1-868-379-3311*