Here are some Broward County locations accepting donations:
United Way of Broward County is accepting donations through its Hurricane Dorian Fund. Click here to donate.
Food For The Poor is collecting donations of canned goods and diapers specifically. Any other items won’t be accepted at this location. Canned meats, canned fish, canned milk (both evaporated and condensed) and disposable diapers can be dropped to the charity’s warehouse, located at 6401 Lyons Road in Coconut Creek.
Food For The Poor will be accepting donations from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. starting Wednesday. Click here for more information.
The Broward Education Foundation School Supply Center is accepting donations at 2300 W. Copans Road, #5 in Pompano Beach.
Broward County Public Schools, in collaboration with the Broward Education Foundation, United Way of Broward County and BrightStar Credit Union, is working to collect and deliver donations and resources to assist with Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts in the Bahamas.
All BCPS students, teachers and school administrators are encouraged to donate items included on the District’s donation list at their schools. School sites will not accept outside donations.
Several BrightStar Credit Union businesses are also designated drop-off locations. Click here for a list of locations in Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Margate, Pembroke Pines and Pompano Beach.
The Shops at Pembroke Gardens will serve as a collection site for the following items: New generators, plywood, construction materials, pop-up tents, gas cans, baby items (diapers, baby food, wipes), large boxes of sealed canned foods, new blankets, cots, sleeping bags and large unopened bags of pet food or canned pet food.
The mall will not be accepting clothing or used items, and each donation must be boxed and labeled.
Items will be collected from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday and Friday at 527 SW 145th Terrace in Pembroke Pines. The collection area will be located at the Trolley Stop.
(The collection at the Shops at Pembroke Gardens is a joint effort by the City of Sweetwater Police Department, the Florida Highway Patrol, the City of Miami Police Department and other law enforcement agencies. The same drive will be held at Dolphin Mall. Scroll down for more details.)
Riverside Market and Café Fort Lauderdale locations – 608 SW 12th Ave.; 6900 Cypress Road; and 3218 SE 6th Ave.