Hurricane Relief Effort


A note from Hamilton Board member Brian Bedminster…

Dear Board Members and Officials,

On September 19, 2017, Hurricane Maria totally devastated my island home of the Commonwealth of Dominica, leaving many fatalities and many without a home and the basic food and water.  I am kindly asking for your help in any way as I do my part to contribute to the relief efforts.  I was humbled that our board executive has agreed to assist with our efforts.  I am providing the list below of the items that are urgently needed.  Please contact me at 905-515-4098 or email, if you have any questions or require further information.  I thank you for considering this request.

Immediate Needs

  • Tarpaulins 16 x 24 or larger – Most urgent need
  • Toiletries/Hygiene kits/Comfort kits
  • Medical supplies
  • Toothpaste/toothbrushes
  • Flashlights/Batteries
  • Diapers: Children and Adult
  • Sanitary Pads
  • New Bath Towels and Wash Rags
  • New Baby Clothes/Baby bottles/Wipes/Formula/Baby Food
  • Cots/Mattresses
  • Dried and Canned Milk
  • Water and Canned food items (beans, peas, vegetables)
  • Generators (5kva to 20kva)
  • Energy biscuits
  • Portable stoves
  • Solar Lanterns
  • Kitchen/Cooking pans/cutlery
  • Collapsible Water Containers (Gallon)


We would be happy to pick up your items or you may drop off at:

76 Mount Pleasant, Hamilton (Off Upper Gage)