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Toys For The Children of Marsh Harbour

Last December in 2019, we flew down to the Bahamas to help out the people of Marsh Harbour in the Abaco Island, Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian had destroyed most of the town in early September. We saw a community struggling to get back on its feet and many houses far from repair. With members from The Black 6 Project, we helped distribute food, basic hygiene supplies, and rebuild homes. Being it was close to Christmas, one of volunteers, Matt Robertson, had bleached his beard and dressed in a Santa Clause suit. On one afternoon, with toys in hand that we had brought with us, we distributed toys to the children of Marsh Harbour. We've learned about their traumatic experience when...

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Operation Puerto Rico Quake- Black 6 Responds To Recent Earthquakes

Since late December 2019, approximately 2,000 earthquakes have hit the island of Puerto Rico with the strongest being a magnitude 6.4 quake. These earthquakes would occur almost daily causing major structural damage, power outages, and displacing many residents. We are currently working with local contacts to understand the resources needed and are standing up a disaster relief team to provide aid to those affected. Many residents are displaced due to damaged homes or out of fear of collapse as tremors and quakes continue every day. Most of the damage has been to cities to the south like Guayanilla and Ponce. With 2,000 evacuees and one reported casualty, aid is needed to help those evacuated or living without access to power...

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The Black 6 Project Standing Up Response Plans After Taal Volcano Eruption

On January 12th, 2020, Taal Volcano erupted and spewed steam and ash miles into the air. Many have evacuated in the municipalities that surround the volcano. Our prayers go out to our friends and family in the Philippines during this time. Our nonprofit and disaster relief sector, The Black 6 Project, has activated Operation Taal. The operation will begin collecting monetary donations, supplies, and recruit volunteers to aid in the areas affected by the eruption.  We ask if you have donations of N95 masks, feminine hygiene products, and lightly used clothes, please contact us at to coordinate pick up or drop off of donations. You can help us by donating monetary funds to our secure site for this operation: OPERATION TAAL...

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