Virgin Islands VOICES: Community comes together to bring doomed home back to life

Many called it a doomed job. A home left without a roof in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. A long way from the main roads and cut off by series of steep staircases. But for these two young adults and a brave team with them, no job was going unfinished. “Organizations said that this wouldn’t be possible because […]

Israeli Ambassador makes historic visit, donates to local organization

22-year-old Deandra Wheatley started at a carpentry school in St. Thomas. After a field trip with My Brothers Workshop, a non profit on Island, she learned to use her skills to give back. “Building bridge, stairs, tables,” Wheatley added. Now she is helping with their next project rebuilding Little Blossom Daycare in Smith Bay. Jenny […]