The Triton

News

Supplies, money pour in for Hurricane Dorian relief at Bradford barbecue

ADVERTISEMENT

Story by Dorie Cox; Photos by Tom Serio

A busy flow of cars and trucks dropped off donations at Bradford Marine last night during a barbecue event to aid the Bahamas after the destruction of Hurricane Dorian. 

Tools, tarps, grills, water, food and more were ferried to a holding area to prepare for a boat trip to Freeport. One vessel departed this morning with six pallets of collected supplies, and more than 35 pallets are ready to go over, according to Amanda Manning, the yard’s office manager.

More than 500 yacht captains, crew and marine industry professionals bought raffle tickets to support the event, and the Marine Industries Association of South Florida presented a check for $2,500 for the effort. All told, the event raised more than $7,500, including $1,200 from the family of Thurber Withey, the Bradford Marine Bahamas’ former shipyard superintendent who died last September. 

Related Posts...
The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is seeking public Read more...
The Chances for Children Foundation, a charity that sponsors orphaned Read more...
By Alene Keenan Most people have heard about CBD by Read more...
The Myanmar government has introduced regulations to make it easier Read more...

Share This Post

About Dorie Cox

Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

View all posts by Dorie Cox →

One thought on “Supplies, money pour in for Hurricane Dorian relief at Bradford barbecue

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please answer the question below to leave a comment. * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Editor’s Picks

Latest in the brokerage fleet: Ex-Azzam, Mim sell; Happy Life listed

Latest in the brokerage fleet: Ex-Azzam, Mim sell; Happy Life listed

Yachts sold M/Y Adamas II, originally Azzam, a 200-foot (61m) Dauphin built in 1987, sold by Camper & Nicholsons broker …

Yachts Lohengrin and Reflection burn at Universal Marine Center in Fort Lauderdale

Yachts Lohengrin and Reflection burn at Universal Marine Center in Fort Lauderdale

UPDATE: Nov. 19, 9:22 am By Dorie Cox Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue trucks headed toward smoke and flames on Marina Mile in Fort …

NOAA seeks public input on end of paper charts

NOAA seeks public input on end of paper charts

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is seeking public feedback on its five-year program to end all raster and …

Next up: Triton Networking with Baglietto

Next up: Triton Networking with Baglietto

Triton Networking is excited to visit the offices of one of our newest advertisers, Italian yacht builder Baglietto, on the third …