Sumary of How to Help Puerto Rico After Hurricane Fiona The Category 1 hurricane made landfall Sunday, spurrin…:
- • Donate to the Puerto Rican Civic Club of San Jose, California, which is raising funds for solar lights and gas generators.
- If you’re able, here are more ways to help: • Mutual-aid group Brigada Solidaria del Oeste is collecting donations of emergency essentials including water-purification tablets, solar lamps, water filters, and first-aid kits.
- Fiona has caused at least one reported death so far, in Guadeloupe; the true toll may take longer to confirm.
- Hundreds of residents have reportedly been evacuated, including patients at health-care facilities where generators stopped working.