Volunteers from the Martinique Red Cross packing supplies for Dominica

Volunteers from the Martinique Red Cross packing supplies for Dominica

Thanks to the efforts of the Regional Council, the French Red Cross, Associations, Firms and the Population of Martinique, 70 tons of donations have been collected for Dominica following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika.

On Monday,September 7, the containers with the supplies arrived safely in Dominica.

They were received by the Dominican Red Cross, which will handle distribution in partnership with the Dutch navy. All goods are given in relation with the actual needs of the population.

Serge Letchimy, the President of the Regional Council of Martinique thanks all volunteers who were involved in making the operation a success.