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Ministry of Communications and Works
Fire and Rescue Service
Release Date:
Thursday, 9 November 2017 - 3:34pm

On November 8, the Virgin Islands Fire and Rescue Service accepted a donation of 10 chainsaws from "YouCaring", a charitable organisation created and maintained specifically to assist the BVI following the impact of Hurricane Irma.

The chainsaws were presented by Manager of the Royal BVI Yacht Club, Ms. Tamsin Rand to Chief Fire Officer, Mr. Zebalon McLean who accepted the donation on behalf of the Fire Department.

"YouCaring" was created by Scott and Brittany Meyers.

To learn more about YouCaring visit:

(Photo credit: Provided)


Nekita Turnbull

Ag. Deputy Chief Information Officer
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730