Press Release – updated: Oct 27, 2017 17:12 EDT
CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands, October 27, 2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) – VI ASAP RELIEF GROUP and USVI business owners have flown much-needed relief aid to the islands. Bill Perkins of BrisaMax Holdings, LLC donated nearly 600 generators, tarps, emergency medical supplies, chainsaws, and purchased vehicles for nonprofits on the island so they can better distribute the aid to the USVI community. My Brothers Workshop, and Tony Rosario of USVI Boxing with the help of Jody Olson have been working around the clock to get these items as well as a large sum of cash Mr. Perkins has allowed them to use at their discretion to those families and businesses most in need within the community, including the Montessori School. BrisaMax Holdings, LLC also assisted Hands.org with transporting much-needed construction equipment for cleanup & rebuilding St. Thomas.
Mr. Richard Fisherman, a longtime St. Thomas family, through Rhianna’s Carla Lionel Foundation donated 1,000 Luci Lights created by MPOWERD, Inc. 800 lbs. of baby formula, baby food, diapers, and canned food were donated by Trusted World and flown to St. Thomas by USVI businesses Ferrer, LLC & By-the-Sea Resorts, LLC. The solar lights and baby supplies were given to The St. Thomas Reformed Church and My Brothers Workshop for distribution to the community. VI ASAP Relief Group also sponsored numerous shipments of relief aid and medical supplies for the VI Association DC and ULCA donation drive. Glen Carty, Founder of VI ASAP Relief Group said, “We have been happy to donate and coordinate the delivery of the much-needed generators, solar lights, and supplies. The ability to refrigerate food and medicine will go a long way. We look forward to rebuilding a stronger and more storm-ready community.” The relief aid and supplies were distributed to the Family Resource Center. Standard Aviation, St. Thomas’ newest FBO assisted with both flights.
VI ASAP Relief Group consists of the following USVI businesses: 13D Research, AeroBridge, Americares, Bellows International, Brisa Max Holdings VI, Brix, By-the-Sea Resorts, LLC, Cancer Centers of America, Caribbean Buzz, Caribbean Risk Group, Change Makers, Cinnamon Bay Resort, Connor Group Global, Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands, Deft, Inc., Drive Green VI, Ferrer, LLC, Fostar Managed Services, Goldman Law Offices, International Capital & Management Co, In Theory Charters, Island Gyal Fitness, Kellerhals Ferguson Kroblin PLLC, Leeward Capital, Little Switzerland, Marshall Construction, New Horizons Charters, Pro Solar, RMS Staffing, Shelter Box, Standard Aviation, Stericycle (LiveAnswer), St. Thomas Restaurant Group, Standard Aviation, Surge Broadband, United Electronic Industries Services, LLC, VI Emergency Management Agency, Virgin Unite, VIStrong.org.
Source: VI ASAP Relief Group
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