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St.Martin/St.Maarten Friendship Day PUSH4TEN

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November 11th is St.Martin/St.Maarten Friendship Day and we are on a PUSH4TENHurricane Relief Effort to help make #sxmSTRONGER!

Mission: #PUSH4TEN is an emergency relief initiative to provide ten families from St. Maarten/Saint Martin with vital supplies and $500 to help pay for immediate household needs to recover from Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria.
When: Saturday, November 11, 2017, from 10AM to 10PM
Where: Island to Island Brewery 642 Rogers Ave, Brooklyn NY 11226
The​ ​Goal​ Broken Down: Raise $5000​ to Fund 10 Families with $500. Fill 10 Barrels with dried food, dignity, cleaning, baby, elderly and hygienic products to ship SXM. Raise Awareness for SXM and long term effort to help rebuild other Caribbean Islands devastated by the 2017 Hurricane Season; #CaribbeanStronger.

Honored​ ​Guests​ ​Speakers:
Diana Richardson - Assembly Woman of the Little Caribbean District of Brooklyn Duane Joseph - Community Board 14 Community Leader Kevin McGovern - Water Initiative Founder Owner of McG…

Press Release

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St. Martin/St. Maarten Day “PUSH 4 TEN”

Brooklyn, November 10, 2017: St. Maarten/St. Martin Day is Saturday November 11th,the 25th Anniversary Celebration of St Martin/ St Maarten Friendship Association Inc., the day the St. Maarten Strong Coalition will launch #PUSH4TEN, an emergency relief initiative to provide ten families from St. Maarten/Saint Martin with $500 to help pay for immediate household needs to recover from Hurricane Irma.

The event will happen in the taproom at 642 Rogers Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11226 of Island to Island Brewery from 10AM to 10PM and will feature influential speakers, performers, and other special guests. This launch will kick off the long-term relief efforts needed to rebuild other Caribbean Islands that have been devastated by Hurricane Irma & Maria; #CaribbeanStronger. The St. Maarten Strong Coalition has already begun collecting vital supplies and has collaborated with several organizations around New York City to help in the efforts; now they would…
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The food pantries are dry & the people of #StMaarten/#SaintMartin need our help! Get involved, donate to our Gofundme.com/sxmstronger or deliver necessities to our #PUSH4TEN event on November 11, 2017! Together, let's make #sxmSTRONGER! NOW ACCEPTING: Water, Non perishables, Canned goods, Health and Beauty aids, School supplies, Pampers, Baby formula, Tampons/Maxi pads, First aid kits, Cleaning supplies and adult and Children's books for the library. #HurricaneIrma#donations#island#groceries#foodpantry#SXMStrong#supermarket#food

Donate Relief Support

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The 2017 hurricane season has started off leaving massive destruction to the homes, memories and families of Caribbean people worldwide. Hurricane Irma, Jose and Harvey along with Mexico's largest earthquake has left the places we call home and find peace in as travelers devastated. Just as those brave souls bared down for dear life we're gearing up to bared down and rebuild.
Join us with contributions of donations to acquire food and hygiene supplies in bulk for distribution, building supplies, and volunteering locally and abroad.

What would you like to contributeHygiene Supplies : $10.00 USD - monthlyClothing & Shoes : $50.00 USD - monthlyFood & Water : $75.00 USD - monthlyConstruction Supplies : $100.00 USD - monthly