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Primary author: Sara Smollett <ssmollett@gmail.com>

Date: 2017-09-06 

Last updated: 2017-10-14

Charities and relief efforts in the USVI and other Caribbean islands following Hurricanes Irma and Maria (Irmaria)

Multi-island/international

US Virgin Islands* (St Thomas, St John, St Croix, Water Island) [US]

British Virgin Islands* (Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke, Anegada, etc) [Br]

Puerto Rico* (including Culebra and Vieques) [US] (not all vetted)

Other islands (not all vetted)

Multi-island/international

US Virgin Islands* (St Thomas, St John, St Croix, Water Island) [US]

Note: If you donate online, it’s hard to guarantee that your donation to any of these organizations will be used in the VI. Also, check Charity Navigator for these orgs.

British Virgin Islands* (Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke, Anegada, etc) [Br]

Puerto Rico* (including Culebra and Vieques) [US] (not all vetted)

Other islands (not all vetted)

PS. Here’s some local Virgin Islands news from just after Irma.

PPS Who am I? I’m a Virgin Islander (St Thomian) living in California. I survived both Hurricane Hugo and Hurricane Marilyn, so I know what it is like to go through hurricanes and their aftermath.