On June 11, 2016, “Taste of Dominica” will provide an atmosphere of togetherness where attendees can mix and mingle while supporting a great cause! This event is a fundraiser hosted by Rainbow Family Christian Center to encourage continued disaster relief for The Commonwealth of Dominica. Proceeds will benefit Dominica’s school-aged children. Admission is $20 and the event will be held from 3:00 PM to 7:00 … Continue reading Please Support a Taste Of Dominica!
Caribbean Professional Network (CPN) provided a spotlight on The Commonwealth of Dominica this past Sunday (September 27, 2015) during “Zouk in The Park.” The fundraising event was held at Mount Rainier Nature/Recreation Center in Prince George’s County, MD. The Honorable Ambassador Hubert Charles of Dominica addressed the crowd and provided an update regarding disaster relief underway; post-Tropical Storm Erika. Also in attendance was Chairman, Gabriel … Continue reading Zouk In The Park: Spotlight on Dominica!
Rebuild Dominica has partnered with Caribbean Cargo DC. We invite you to join our relief efforts during this donation drive event. Please drop off donated items and contributions toward shipping this Saturday (September 19th, 2015) from 10 AM to 4 PM at Caribbean Cargo DC – 9700 Martin Luther King Jr Hwy, Lanham, MD 20706. For supporters unable to drop off during this relief drive, please consider … Continue reading Donation Drive at Caribbean Cargo DC on September 19th!
Hispanic supermarket owner Gerson López of Mega Mart in Riverdale, Maryland, commits to Rebuild Dominica. López’ Mega Mart will assist in food relief by providing non perishable items. ¡Muchas Gracias Gerson López and Mega Mart! Continue reading Mega Mart Hispanic Supermarket Helps Rebuild Dominica
To capitalise on the groundswell of momentum building to Rebuild Dominica, our next meeting will be held on Wednesday, 2nd September promptly at 8pm at the law offices of Gabriel J. Christian & Associates: 3060 Mitchellville Rd Bowie, MD 20716 All are welcome. If you would like to participate but are unable to come to the meeting, you may still listen and contribute via conference … Continue reading Meeting Scheduled for Wednesday, September 2 at 8pm
If you would have supplies you would like to drop off to be shipped to Dominica and distributed where the need is greatest, the following two locations have stepped up to accept them: Evangel Assembly 5900 Old Branch Avenue Temple Hills, MD 20748 Tel.: 301-899-5940 Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 9am to 5pm Wed: 9am to 8pm ZD Autos 3001 52nd Avenue Hyattsville, MD 20781 Tel.: … Continue reading Initial Washington, D.C. Area Donation Drop Off Points
On Saturday August 29, 2015, Dominicans, Caribbean nationals and their American neighbours gathered at the sanctuary of the Evangel Assembly in Temple Hills, Maryland under the auspices of Pastor St. Clair Mitchel to launch Rebuild Dominica. At this meeting, officers and committee chairs were elected to manage the activities of Rebuild Dominica charged with the responsibility to reach out to existing Dominica diaspora associations and … Continue reading Points Of Contact For Rebuild Dominica
Today a first step was taken in our effort to rebuild Dominica. A meeting was held with considerable attendance to found a new relief organisation to coordinate the energy of the Diaspora in the Washington, D.C. area. Gabriel Christian, an attorney who has long been resident in Maryland and is a prominent member of the Diaspora, was elected Chair of the new organisation, entitled Rebuild Dominica. Mr … Continue reading Getting Started