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Bahamas: Chef Jose Andres offers help to Bahamians in midst of Hurricane Dorian

Bahamas, Bahamas
September 02, 2019 at 22:49 GMT +00:00 · Published

Famous Spanish-American Chef Jose Andres travelled to the Bahamas to provide fresh meals with his relief organisation, the World Central Kitchen, to residents weathering Hurricane Dorian on Monday.

Footage shows Jose Andres filming himself in the midst of a violent storm, while explaining that "this is going to be the biggest [hurricane] ever."

The celebrity chef later filmed himself alongside Edward Fields, the Senior Vice-President of Public Affairs at Atlantis, whom he praised for his involvement in the relief efforts.

"You know Abaco and Grand Bahamas is badly damaged. And it's amazing for me to see the private sector and all the people at of Bahamas from the prime minister all the way to every single person coming together to try to provide relief aid as quick as we can," said Andres.

The chef added that they are planning on going to Abaco islands, a group of islands in the north of Bahamas, the following day.

Dorian exceeded previous estimations and became a category five storm, and is carrying the strongest winds in recorded history in the north-western Bahamas, according to NASA.

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Famous Spanish-American Chef Jose Andres travelled to the Bahamas to provide fresh meals with his relief organisation, the World Central Kitchen, to residents weathering Hurricane Dorian on Monday.

Footage shows Jose Andres filming himself in the midst of a violent storm, while explaining that "this is going to be the biggest [hurricane] ever."

The celebrity chef later filmed himself alongside Edward Fields, the Senior Vice-President of Public Affairs at Atlantis, whom he praised for his involvement in the relief efforts.

"You know Abaco and Grand Bahamas is badly damaged. And it's amazing for me to see the private sector and all the people at of Bahamas from the prime minister all the way to every single person coming together to try to provide relief aid as quick as we can," said Andres.

The chef added that they are planning on going to Abaco islands, a group of islands in the north of Bahamas, the following day.

Dorian exceeded previous estimations and became a category five storm, and is carrying the strongest winds in recorded history in the north-western Bahamas, according to NASA.

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