Hurricane Maria Special Report (Puerto Rico)


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Things to Know

  • Helpers where a helper's badge so that local, law enforcement will know who you are and why you're in said neighborhoods.
  • In case of power outages, a full freezer will hold its temperature 48 hours (2 days), or 24 hours (a full day) if half-full.
  • Drivers make sure that you have a full tank of gas, before in route to drop-off item donations.
  • Current basic-needs donations and supplies dropoff and pickup point announcements. May be available in English and Espanol. Read more
  • Current family shelter information. May be available in English and Espanol. Read more
  • Facebook groups,  If you have created a "need help" post, and you have been helped, click on the X to the right of your post then click "Delete". By doing so, will eliminate repetition of said requests. If you want your social media post to be shared, include this in post. (Copy and paste means share the announcement.) Available in English and Espanol.
  • Share (Copy and paste) ... If you must call 911, do not drop call if possible.  Charge your cell phone whenever possible. I am also suggesting that free cell phones be distributed, by certified suppliers, to citizens in need.
  • Looters will face stiffer penalties in any of the affected communities.

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