Aid for family in Puerto Rico

My name is Orlando De Jesus, I currently live in Oakland, CA.  I have many family members who live in Puerto Rico (Mother, Sister, Niece, Aunts, Cousins and a bunch of extended family) all of whom will need assistance. Despite what you hear on the news aid is not reaching the outlying communities on the island. My family is in need of supplies things like a generator, food, batteries, water, general life sustaining stuff and CASH as the banking systems and credit card payment systems are still offline on most of the island.  I have already sent the funds I collected to them via Moneygram.  My mother is in not so great health and will need assistance clearing her property of debris. They will be without power for as long as 6 months. My sister and I can’t provide all that the family needs so I’m reaching out for help. Anything you can donate would be greatly appreciated.  I plan to withdraw funds to provide cash assistance and pay for supplies such as the generator, which will be expensive in and of itself but there will be additional costs to actually get it to their homes and installed.  I may also have to take a trip down there to help clear my mother’s and sister’s properties of debris.  I believe every tree on their property has fallen over and will need to be removed so I may need to rent/buy a chain saw too.
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Organizer

Orlando De Jesus Jr 
Organizer
Oakland, CA
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