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December 6th, 2018
DDM sets up ‘satellite’ emergency relief warehouses

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Satellite warehouses are being established in key locations throughout the Territory by the Department of Disaster Management (DDM), in order to store emergency relief contingency stocks for use in immediate response operations.

February 8th, 2018
1074 households benefit from Financial Assistance Programme

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - One thousand and seventy four households have benefitted from the Financial Assistance Programme led by the BVI Red Cross with the support of the Government of the Virgin Islands.

January 12th, 2018
‘You are part of something incredible’- British Red Cross CEO

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - When some fifty odd persons gathered in the hall of the BVI Red Cross Headquarters in Road Town, Tortola on January 11, 2018 there was nothing but expressions of "Thank you" showered on them.

December 5th, 2017
BVI Red Cross approves first 855 applicants for $$ under Assistance Programme

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Following the two Category 5 Hurricanes in September 2017, Irma and Maria, that left the Virgin Islands’ destroyed, the aftermath being death, homelessness, and panic in the streets for food and gasoline, many persons have raised concerns about the transparency of aids being funnelled through the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government.

November 18th, 2017
Prince Charles begins his tour of the VI

EAST END, Tortola, VI- The Prince of Wales, Charles Phillip Arthur George, has begun his tour of the Virgin Islands with a visit to the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) in the eastern end of Tortola.

August 24th, 2017
Task Force assists over 100 families affected by tropical wave

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Tasha K. Bertie, Head of the Aid Management Group of the Recovery Task Force and Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Social Development, stated that more than 100 families have been assisted following the August 7 2017 tropical wave.

August 13th, 2017
Over 23 families in Huntums Ghut & Purcell devastated by floods

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Some 23 families within the areas of Purcell Estate and Huntums Ghut were badly affected by the August 7, 2017 flash floods and are in dire need of assistance.

July 17th, 2016
Four cars being raffled at once in VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Four extremely lucky persons will soon be owners of brand new vehicles.

January 3rd, 2014
UPDATE: Overwhelming support for St Vincent disaster relief drive

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – On January 1, 2014, a time when many would have been in their homes with their friends and families celebrating the beginning of a new year, several persons took the time instead to participate in a drive that would give some hope for a brighter tomorrow for the people of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

November 27th, 2013
Ports Authority helping to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) has joined other organisations across the world by pledging its support to raise funds for the Philippines after the devastating impact of Typhoon Haiyan on November 8, 2013.


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