Saturday morning update. Sandy’s still here! Don’t believe the radar or satellite (as Gene told me nothing was on it). We still have cloud cover and plenty of Wind. We’re all safe and secure but she’s still blowing for sure and I think will be for a while. We got everything at Camp cleaned up [...]
As Hurricane Sandy rolls over the Bahamas we are getting some limited reports from our Executive Director, Abraham McIntyre, at Camp Symonette on Eleuthera. We will update this site with further reports. Looks like there will be some roofing work to be done for sure. Greetings from Camp Symonette: KP got up and moved all [...]
NEWS FLASH! Hurricane Sandy is bearing down on the Bahamas and we need your help. Bahamas habitat is responding to Hurricane Sandy by mobilizing supplies and coordinating pilots and volunteers to deliver supplies and help where they are most needed. Here is how you can help! 1. FIRST, is you are not already receiving our [...]
(Reuters) – As Hurricane Sandy makes its way toward the eastern seaboard of the United States, disaster experts and meteorologists warn that the mid-Atlantic and Northeastern states face dangerous winds and heavy rains that could trigger flooding in the coming days. Some forecasters even say that Sandy has the potential to be a multibillion dollar [...]
Bahamas Habitat was selected as a Top 5 Finalist in Disaster Relief and International Aid for the 4th Annual CLASSY Awards. From a pool of 2,400 nominations, our Achievement Story stood out as one of the best! We need your vote to win this prestigious award, national recognition, and prizes to enhance our marketing and [...]
AOPA has featured the relief efforts of Bahamas Habitat post-hurricane Irene in the latest edition of AOPA Pilot magazine! You can read the online version of the article here.
Bahamas Habitat responded to Hurricane Irene immediately after the passage of the storm. Our volunteer pilots and staff were able to make a tremendous difference by delivering vital supplies to the hardest hit areas. AOPA editor Alyssa Miller traveled along with us on missions and submitted this video report. To be a part of these [...]
After Hurricane Irene there is still much to do. Pilots will fly to the Bahamas to make a difference while learning international mission flying. 19 September 2011 –– Bahamas Habitat announced today that in the wake of Hurricane Irene pilots are invited to join in the upcoming Fly-In & Help Out weekend flight to Eleuthera [...]
We encourage you to click through and view this excellent article published by AOPA regarding our response to Hurricane Irene.
Alyssa Miller of AOPA just filed this report on AOPA Online describing the Bahamas Habitat Command Center for Hurricane Irene response. Click through for the whole article.