Bethenny Frankel, Delivering Good join forces in disaster relief

Bethenny Frankel is working with Delivering Good, formerly K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers, on its disaster relief efforts. Frankel’s B Strong program for women and their families in crisis has teamed with Delivering Good to provide gift cards, bank cards and critical supplies to people affected by the recent hurricanes.

Since Sept. 29, Frankel, the reality TV personality and author, has helped the charity raise more than $500,000 for the gift card program, and donations continue to come in. The cards, which allow people to choose whatever they need, help disaster victims replace some of what they have lost. Delivering Good will continue to work with the impacted areas to provide product donations from the fashion, home and children’s industries. Lisa Gurwitch, chief executive officer of Delivering Good, said 90 new donor companies signed up in September alone, and more than 300 companies have donated $22 million worth of products for victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

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Bethenny Frankel charters planes to fly supplies to Puerto Rico
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Bethenny Frankel charters planes to fly supplies to Puerto Rico
#workingforyoupuertorico We got a 4th plane headed to PR and working on a 5th! I'm bringing $25k in Costco gift cards, $25k in cash gift cards and approximately 15k lbs of food, water and medical supplies. With the planes return we will be able to transport PR citizens stateside to get medical attention. #Bstrong #100percent #thisisacrisis
Too many planes to count!!! Thank you for your continued support #BStrong #100percent #thisisacrisis To Donate: www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong
"We have life" - Gloria Cruz. Donate to help rebuild for the victims of disaster at http://www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/bstrong/#workingforpuertorico #BStrong #100percent #thisisacrisis
Here we are at our headquarters organizing and loading the truck for the planes heading to PR from Miami, Fort Lauderdale and NYC. Filling 3 planes with supplies, suitcases full of cash cards, pediatric supplies, insulin, hygiene products, medics, non perishable food, Rescue Warrior nurses, EMTs, combat medics. We will return these planes full of PR cancer patients, diabetics and people that are dying. Please donate to bstrongdelivergood.org to help me with these efforts. #alwayswithbdb #PR911 #100percent #globalempowermentmission
People are starving, without proper medication and living in mud and debris. Babies are being washed in the streets. People grabbing at the trucks for anything they can find to help their families. These people need your help. Please donate at http://www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/bstrong/ #100percent #BStrong #thisiscrisis
#SOSfoodandwater #PR911 This sign is in the interior of PR where no relief is getting to. This is where we are sending cargo planes and helis #BStrong #100percent #thisisacrisis
We are still working for you Puerto Rico #BStrong #100percent #thisisacrisis Please Donate at: www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong
This is Manati #BStrong #Thisisacrisis #100percent http://www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong
#THISISACRISIS Please look at this person's home. They're living here right now with a diabetic family member and no water to clean away the mud. #100percent #BStrong Donate at: http://www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/bstrong/
#workingforyouPuertoRico #BStrong #100percent #operationPR911 @globalempowermentmission Please donate to help the citizens of PR at www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/bstrong
#Bstrong #pr911 #globalempowermentgroup #wedobetter
Back at it #WorkingForPuertoRico #BStrong #100percent #thisisacrisis #wedobetter
We were able to visit an elderly home that had not received help until we arrived. The water they had was in trash buckets and smelled like bleach. Two elderly folks had been rushed to the hospital due to dehydration. Some couldn't walk out of their small apartments to collect items. When we knocked on their door for delivery they broke down crying, thanking us and blessing us for showing up. #100percent #thisisacrisis #PR911 #workingforPuertoRico Donate at www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong
We were able to impact over 900 families in Loiza, PR who either lost their homes or their roof. #PR911 #thisisacrisis #100percent #workingforpuertorico Donate at www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong
Using this warehouse to transport mils of lbs of supplies to PR/USVI. You can help by donating at www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong #100percent #workingforpuertorico #Bstrong #thisisacrisis
Reunited for a great cause. Thanks @theellenshow and @generalmills for your support! #BStrong #100percent #PR911 Tune in today at 3PM EST to get the DL. Donate at www.bstrongdeliveringgood.org/BStrong
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Frankel has been organizing early relief for underserved disaster areas and personally secured donated planes to Puerto Rico loaded with supplies. The expected value of her total effort is $4 million and growing.

At Delivering Good’s Nov. 8 gala at The American Museum of Natural History, Frankel will  be the featured speaker and will describe what drove her to actively lead relief efforts for people in Texas, Florida, Mexico and Puerto Rico and other areas.

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