How to help Hurricane Irma's victims

Connect with organizations helping in South Florida and Caribbean

By Marcine Joseph - Assignment Editor


New Florida Majorities' Community Emergency Operations Center 

New Florida Majorities is collecting donations for families.

Donations needed include, bottle water bottles, non-perishable food, batteries, flashlights, batter powered fans, toiletries and baby products. 

Supplies can be dropped off at 670 NW 112 St., in Miami.


The National Council of Negro Women Broward Chapter

The NCNW is collecting donations at their health fair. 

Donations needed include water and non-perishable food. 

Supplies can be dropped off at 3772 W Oakland Park Blvd., in Lauderdale Lakes from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.



Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Tau Delta Chapter 

Alpha Phi Alpha is collecting donations for families in the British Virgin Islands.

Donations needed include non-perishable food, water, first aid supplies, batteries, flashlights, sleeping bags, tents, toiletries, baby products and gently used clothes. 

Supplies can be dropped off at Freight Masters Overseas, 580 W 20 St., in Hialeah 


South Florida Ford and Florida Panthers

Both parties are joining forces to collect donations. 

Donations needed include non-perishable food, canned food, gas cans, coolers and flashlights. 

Supplies can be dropped off at the BB&T Center, First Panther Park., in Sunrise 


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