East Tennesseans are working together to gather supplies and resources for the people in Puerto Rico. It was hit by both Hurricane Maria and Irma in the last month and have been still suffering.

One non-profit called East Tennessee for Puerto Rico hosted a donation drive in Knoxville.

The drive collected everything from baby diapers to cellphones.

After the damage done to Puerto Rico this hurricane season, the island, a US territory, is in desperate need of assistance. If you'd like to donate, here are a few options.


UNIFEF USA currently has a relief fund for all of those who have been hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico.

United for Puerto Rico

This is a fund created by the First Lady of Puerto Rico where 100 percent of proceeds will go to helping victims affected by the natural disasters.

Hispanic Federation

All of the money raised will go to Puerto Rico.