Bahamas

The Bahamas Red Cross Society

The Future of Disaster Management in the Caribbean

The Future of Disaster Management in the Caribbean

“With resilience, our goal is for communities to no longer rely exclusively on organizations to help them.”

Bahamas Red Cross Responds to Hurricane Joaquin

Bahamas Red Cross Responds to Hurricane Joaquin

Given the extent of the damage and relief and recovery measures that are required in the Bahamas...

Disaster network demonstrates the power of preparation in the Caribbean

Disaster network demonstrates the power of preparation in the Caribbean

Staff and volunteers at the Bahamas Red Cross have been putting their disaster plans into effect.

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Contact details

Address:

National Headquarters
John F. Kennedy Drive
P.O. BoxN-8331
Nassau

Postal Address:

P.O. Box N-8331
Nassau

Contact Information:

Tel: (1242) 323-7370/328-4415
Fax: (242) 323-7404
Telegram: BAHREDCROSS NASSAU
Email: redcross@bahamas.net.bs
Web: http://bahamasredcross.com

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President: Mr Craig A. GOMEZ
  • Deputy President: Miss Darnell BAIN
  • Director General: Ms Caroline TURNQUEST
  • Treasurer: Mr Dayan BOURNE
  • Deputy Honorary Treasurer: Ms Jacqueline HUNT
  • Legal Adviser: Mr Adrian HUNT
  • Head of Communications: Mrs Diane TURNQUEST
  • Head of Resource Mobilization: Mr Terez A. Curry
  • Project coordinator: Mrs Carlyne MCKENZIE

Latest appeals

15 December 2015
Bahamas - Hurricane Joaquin (MDRBS002)
Bahamas - DREF Final Report
16 October 2015
Bahamas - Hurricane Joaquin (MDRBS002)
Bahamas - DREF operation
19 May 2012
Bahamas - Hurricane Irene (MDRBS001)
Bahamas - DREF Operation Final Report
1 September 2011
Hurricane Irene (MDRBS001)
Bahamas - DREF Operation
20 April 2007
Hurricane Wilma (05EA024)
Bahamas - Emergency appeal

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