US Virgin Islands Hurricane Response

September 2017 – Present / US Virgin Islands On September 6, Hurricane Irma slammed into the US Virgin Islands as a category 5 hurricane.The islands suffered severe wind and flood damage, reducing many areas to rubble. In light of the almost absolute devastation in USVI, All Hands Volunteers sent an …

Florida Hurricane Response

Hurricane Irma made Landfall in the Florida Keys on Sunday, September 10th 2017, as a category 4 hurricane. Irma has been called the most intense hurricane to strike in a decade, following Hurricane Katrina in 2005; it was also the most powerful hurricane ever recorded in the open Atlantic basin, …