Donation from Martinique arrives in Dominica

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.

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  1. qstorm78
    September 10, 2015


  2. cb
    September 9, 2015

    thank you

  3. Green Gold
    September 8, 2015

    Merci Martinique

  4. September 8, 2015

    Each and every Dominican, should publicly say “THANK YOU” to all those we come in contact with that are assisting and helping us re build lets make it clear that we Welcome their presence, and efforts in helping us rebuild our ravage Country. This is heart felt. Thank You! Thank You! Thank You to all. Lets say it like we mean it.

  5. Danziger
    September 8, 2015

    je tiens à vous exprimer notre gratitude pour le soutien que vous nous avez apporté dans ce moment difficile, que dieu vous bénisse.

    • Mc Carthy MARIE
      September 8, 2015

      NIce French!

  6. all shall eat
    September 8, 2015

    one set of people alone that getting ..they only concentrating on one set of look that one set of people fed up with food an clothes even asking people to stop bring groceries an clothes they have no space in there home..while persons that were not totaly affected dont even have food to eat…all shall eat

    • destinyw
      September 9, 2015

      So very true …we all should benefit from all these containers that are coming down…

  7. We in Dominica appreciates your donation. Thank you Martinique.

  8. Danziger
    September 8, 2015

    Merci beaucoup la Croix Rouge de la Martinique, nous vous remerssion pour tout merci.

  9. Way to go
    September 8, 2015

    Our deepest appreciation Martinique. May God bless You.

  10. cathy joseph
    September 8, 2015


  11. Anonymous
    September 8, 2015

    This is the right Association that should do the distribution. Sending things to the Govt. is always going to be distributed by their followers and let’s be serious we all know they will favour their followers. you would have to be quite limited to believe otherwise. The PM is trying to change his leopard skin which will end shortly. I am happy that all Reps are called, but we know few are chosen. I have not noticed the blogger who refers to her PM as Supreme leader and a God, but I heard her supreme leader saw “I cannot do it alone etc”, but I know my God can. My donation will go to the Red Cross cause my donation is for the good of all Dominicans. I maybe wrong, but there aren’t many partisan committees formed. There is just no real balance in this place, so I pray to the Almighty to spear Dominica from those coming storms

  12. Dominican
    September 8, 2015

    Thank you Martinique. May God bless you.

  13. bougla
    September 8, 2015

    thank you martinique you are a good neighbour.

  14. Juanito
    September 8, 2015

    Tires bon …merci! La Martinique. : :)

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