The Walt Disney Company plans to donate more than $1 million dollars to The Bahamas to help provide relief for Hurricane Dorian.
The Walt Disney Company announced a commitment to donate more than $1 million to provide relief and recovery efforts in The Bahamas, the company said Tuesday in a release.
The donation will assist non-profit recovery and relief agencies with rebuilding and aid in the distribution of supplies such as food staples and construction materials to those impacted in the Bahamas.
“We hope our $1 million donation will provide much-needed relief and help our neighbors, colleagues, and all those impacted by this devastating storm begin the long process of recovery as they work to put their lives and communities back together,” said Chairman and CEO Bob Iger.
More than 60 Bahamians from Abaco and Grand Bahama are employed at Disney Castaway Cay, the company’s private island in The Bahamas.
Royal Caribbean has also pledged to donate $1 million dollars to help those in the Bahamas rebuild, WESH2 reported.
"The Bahamas has been part of our family for nearly five decades. Our thoughts & support are with them during this difficult time," Royal Caribbean said in a release.
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