Ways You Can Support USVI Hurricane Relief Efforts Through CFVI

Ways You Can Support USVI Hurricane Relief Efforts Through CFVI

Hurricanes Irma and Maria ripped through the U.S. Virgin Islands, leaving a devastating mark on the landscape, infrastructure, and residents of the Territory. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, CFVI has a longstanding history of serving the Virgin Islands community and has been identified as a trusted vehicle for receiving and distributing funds to support renewal across the Territory. See below for details about all active hurricane-related funds and fiscal sponsorships at CFVI.

CFVI Funds and Grants for USVI Hurricane Relief and Recovery

CFVI Funds

CFVI Friends and Family Fund for USVI Renewal

Purpose: to accommodate donations from CFVI’s family, friends, existing Fund donors, Angels and other partners. This fund will be directed by CFVI’s Board of Directors and will focus on immediate grass-roots needs in the community and support for long-term solutions in some of the Foundation’s main areas of focus. (i.e., early childhood, youth development, volunteerism, the elderly, emergency needs of families, etc.).

Donate here: FNF for USVI Renewal

Purpose: to provide monies for critical needs in the U.S. Virgin Islands, both to support short-term relief efforts and to enhance the well-being of future generations. Strategic planning for these efforts will be coordinated with input from local government, national experts, and trusted local nonprofits.

Donate here: FFVI Fund

Donor Advised Funds


Purpose: a fund matching up to $5 Million to encourage giving of other EDC companies and businesses. These funds will benefit health, education and other long-term needs of the community.

Donate here: HelpUSVINow!

Virgin Islands Daily News Community Fund
Purpose: To provide short-term relief from the effects of Hurricanes Irma and Maria and to build a more promising future by supporting longer-term efforts to enhance the educational, cultural and economic opportunities for all Virgin Islanders.

Donate here:VI Daily News Community Fund

Field of Interest Funds

Paradise Jam Hurricane Relief

Donate here: PJHR

Mentoring through the Arts of Music Fund
Purpose: to support recovery and regeneration of music education in the US Virgin Islands.

Donate here: MTAM Fund

Sea Glass Cares Fund

Donate here: Sea Glass Cares

USVI Strong
Purpose: to support medical and educational hurricane relief and recovery.

Donate here: USVI Strong

Grants to CFVI

Driehaus Challenge Grant
Richard H. Driehaus, a long-time USVI supporter, is offering a challenge grant of $250,000 to assist with the recovery and renewal of the Virgin Islands after hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Donate here: Driehaus Challenge Grant

Fiscal Sponsorships

Amalie Global Relief Fund
Purpose: to provide monies to support recovery and relief, including: transportation and shipping of building supplies, tools, equipment, fuel, containers, food, water, hygiene products, medical supplies, and other critical supplies to USVI by air or by boat; procurement of building supplies, tools, equipment, fuel, containers, food, water, hygiene products, medical supplies, and other critical supplies; evacuation of families and individuals from the USVI to neighboring Islands or U.S.; temporary housing and transportation for displaced families and Individuals; establishment of staging/relief area on Hassel Island for evacuation of families and Individuals; medical assistance.

Donate here: AGRF

Cane Bay Cares
Purpose: to support hurricane relief for St. Croix (Supplies, Distribution, Shipping Assistance & more)

Donate here: CBCVI

Irma and Maria VI Emergency Fund
Purpose: helping to feed, shelter and secure the people of the US Virgin Islands in the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Donate here: IMVI

Light up the VI
Purpose: supporting purchase of solar lamps for residents of the Virgin Islands affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Donate here: Light up the VI

Marine Rebuild Fund
Purpose: boosting VI Employment opportunities in the marine Industry by repairing existing and developing future cruising grounds and supporting operational marine facilities and creating marine education training.

Donate here: Marine Rebuild Fund

VI ASAP Relief Group
Purpose: to provide monies for Hurricanes Irma and Maria relief and reconstruction efforts in the US Virgin Islands.

Donate here: VI ASAP

VI-R3 Fund
Purpose: to provide monies for supplies and expenses in regard to relief efforts for anyone affected in the Virgin Islands due to a natural disaster.

Donate here: VI-R3

Click on the link below to download a copy of a complete list of CFVI’s funds and grants that are dedicated to hurricane recovery and relief in the USVI:

2017-2018 CFVI Hurricane Fund List



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