The Embassy of Cuba in Canada deeply appreciates all the signs of solidarity with the Cuban people received after the passage of Hurricane Irma through our territory. We would like to share the following information with all those who wish to collaborate with the efforts of the Cuban people and Government in recovering from the damages caused by this powerful hurricane:
You can send your money donations (bank transfers) to the following bank account:
Bank account enabled by: Banco Financiero Internacional
Bank account title: HURACAN-DONACIONES
Adress of the branch office: calle 18, e/ 1ra y 3ra, Municipio Playa, La Habana, Cuba.
SWIFT code: BFICCUHH
Postal code: 11300
Bank transfers in Freely Convertible Currency only, excepting USD.
HOW TO SEND MATERIAL DONATIONS TO CUBA. HURRICANE IRMA RELIEF.
All donations shall be received, assessed and authorized in Cuba.
Every offer of material donation shall indicate:
Donor: (Name of institution, association, company or other; name and contact information of the person in charge)
Details (list of donation items)
Characteristics (for example, capacity in the case of a power generator)
Mode of Transportation: define whether the cargo will be sent by ship or airplane
Containerized cargo: Port of Mariel
General cargo: Havana Harbor
Air cargo: Jose Marti International Airport
Cargos shall be sent to:
EMED (Empresa Ejecutora de Donativos)
Calle 24 No. 111 entre 1ra y 3ra. Playa. La Habana
Att: Alina Gali
Telephone: 537 2061672
Donors shall bear all expenses and charges arising from transportation within Canada and to Cuba.
List of needed items
- Construction materials
- Roof modules. Roof items.
- Tacks and nails.
- Doors and windows.
- Electric wires and electric modules for houses.
- Power generators 5 KVa and 10 KVa.
- Zinc roofs (3m x1m).
- Other items (tools, instruments, among others)
For more information, please contact the Embassy or Consulate General in Toronto or Montreal.