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Bridge Foundation Announces Immediate response to assist Gulf Coasts’ Hurricane Katrina Victims

Sunday, 28 August 2005 00:00

Update: New Canaan's Bridge Foundation Leads Effort in area of Louisiana affected by Hurricane Katrina.

New Canaan, CT – Bridge Foundation began its response to Hurricane Katrina on Sunday August 28, 2005. An advance team arrived today in Tallahassee, Florida prior to the hurricanes arrival the following evening. Initial efforts will be two high capacity generators that are in transit to New Orleans, Louisiana.

 

Bridge Foundation principal, Andrew Hannah, will be on the ground in Louisiana overseeing the delivery and installation of the electrical generation systems as well as leading clean up operations with volunteers from Stamford-based Diageo, the world's leading premium Drinks Company.

Through Diageo's generosity and support, Bridge Foundation has responded in rapid succession to last years Florida and Alabama communities devastated by Hurricane's Charley, Frances and Ivan. Additionally, Bridge Foundation has airlifted more than 100,000 pounds of humanitarian assistance to the people of Grenada and Jamaica following Ivan's destructive path.

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P.O. Box 388
New Canaan, CT 06840
United States of America

Bridge Foundation is an IRS registered 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.

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