How You Can Help: Donate to Hurricane Fiona Relief

On September 18, Hurricane Fiona made landfall in Puerto Rico, which caused flooding, mudslides, and an island-wide power blackout. Shortly after hitting Puerto Rico, Fiona moved North West, causing damage across the Dominican Republic, and along Canada’s Atlantic Coast. The GoFundMe community is coming together to help people who are raising money for immediate emergency relief and support for long-term recovery. Donate to verified Hurricane Fiona relief fundraisers today to help people rebuild and recover. Our Trust & Safety team will continue to update this page with more fundraisers as they are verified.


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Verified fundraisers for people affected by the Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic hurricane

Donate to one of the verified fundraisers below to help the individuals and families affected.

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    Fundraising for Hurricane Fiona relief

    Here are three fast and safe ways you can help people in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.

    1. Donate to a verified fundraiser that supports relief efforts. Our Trust & Safety team has verified the fundraisers on this centralized hub and will continue to add verified fundraisers to it as more become available.
    2. Start a certified charity fundraiser for a verified organization providing critical support to those affected by Hurricane Fiona.
    3. Start an individual fundraiser for a friend or family member in Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic.

    While we accept donations worldwide, only people in supported countries or territories can start fundraisers for their friends and family members in Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic. Since GoFundMe cannot send funds directly to these places at this time, you will be personally responsible for withdrawing the funds and transferring them to your beneficiary in Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic. Click here to learn more about these requirements.

    If you’re fundraising for loved ones in Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic, our Trust & Safety team will work with you to understand the delivery of funds to your beneficiary. To help our team complete this process quickly, please include the following in your fundraiser description:

    • Who you’re raising money for
    • Where your beneficiary is located
    • How they will use the funds raised
    • How you will deliver funds to your beneficiary

    To read this page in Spanish, click here.