Irma Drive

The Georgetown Peabody Library is proud to be a designated location to help in the collection of needed items for the residents of the US territories in the Virgin Islands. This drive is being coordinated with the USVI chapter of the United Way and will be delivered to a waiting United Way representative for distribution to those most in need. 

A collection box is located in the library’s foyer. Patrons are welcome to bring in items until Friday, September 22.

Below is a list of items being requested by those on the ground:

Non-perishable food
Can openers
Water
Dry milk
Medical supplies (first aid kits)
Hygiene products
Infant care products, diapers, wipes, formula
Feminine care products
Blankets
Clothes (sizes infant and up)
Shoes
Tarps
Wipes
Baby powder
Cleaning products
Toothbrushes/toothpaste
Toiletries of all kinds
Batteries
Flashlights/Lanterns
Mosquito Nets/Repellent
Wipes
Hand sanitizer
Powder
Almonds
Diapers
Depends
Tissues
Pistachios
Pretzel
Gloves for cleaning (sizes M L XL)