From Instagram Post 9.8.2019
UPDATE FROM THE CAY:
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Everyone on Green Turtle Cay is working around the clock, keeping spirits high, and staying very organized against all odds. They have jumped into immediate action hosting town meetings, distributing relief items, and clearing debris. The roads are fully cleared already with use of some functioning carts/cars.
Smaller generators 2000-3000 Watt (20 of them)
Rakes/Shovels/Contractor Brooms (30-40 each)
Gallon Pump Sprayers (30-40 each)
Mold Treatment Supplies (i.e. masks, LOTS of bleach, respirators and suits
Commercial fans for water damage (300-400 of them)
Grace ice and water shield and/or Supplies to drying a roof
Orange cap roofing materials to nail down tarps
All roofing and framing materials and tools (they’re very limited on tools)
Come alongs (5 each)
Frozen Hotdogs/Hamburgers/Chicken for hot lunches on the grill (they have refrigeration up and running to hold).
Willing, strong bodies to come and stay/camp and give physical aid, help clearing, securing the standing buildings and anything else they ask.
Long dock is fully operational with 10 feet of water to receive building supplies
They are monitoring VHF channel 16
Anyone who crosses on a boat needs to be fully self sufficient for everything from FUEL to food/water and all.
One BOLO survived the storm and is operational
We will continue to get these updates from the cay and share. We are focused on quickly reacting to the needs of our friends and family on the cay.
Please continue to share the The Green Turtle Cay Foundation 501c3 gofundme page. We have wire and check instructions available straight to the foundation.