Royal Caribbean has announced that they are committing $1 million to Dorian disaster relief. The cruise lines has also said that ITM, its partner its joint venture partner which is developing the Grand Lucayan resort in Freeport—is also donating an additional $100,000.
A spokesperson for the cruise line said: “To make sure our donations go where they can do the most good, we are collaborating with the Bahamian government and our non-profit partner, the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF), and a network of Bahamian charities and other local organisations, including the Bahamas Feeding Network.
“We are loading all kinds of goods onto our ships— generators, water, cleaning supplies, clean sheets, towels, and more—for direct delivery to the Bahamas.”
A trained group of employee volunteers are on their way to assist with relief efforts.
As part of its efforts, Royal Caribbean as also matching every dollar of guest and employee donations to PADF so they can help the people of the Bahamas.