The Grenada Chamber of Industry and Commerce (GCIC) in a media release dated September 10, 2015, extended special thanks to Jonas Browne & Hubbard (Hubbard’s) for its generosity. The company provided a 20ft. container and free shipping via Geest Line which made it possible for a number of desperately needed items such as foodstuff, bedding, water and medical supplies to be sent to Dominica following the passage of tropical storm Erika.
Mr. Osmond Henry, Manager of the Hardware Department and a Director of the GCIC was also commended for his assistance in coordinating the humanitarian venture. The GCIC was responding to relief requests for the people of Dominica following the passage of the tropical storm.