Sandy charity accused of squandering donors’ Southern hospitality

Images of devastation along the Jersey Shore in the wake of Hurricane Sandy struck a chord with residents of coastal South Carolina, a region that’s been hit by fearsome storms, including Hugo in 1989. Seeking to help, three business owners from Hilton Head Island, Beaufort and Charleston promptly launched Operation Southern Hospitality, an initiative to rush disaster aid north. Items …

Disaster Relief Ice Concept comes to market

Finally, there is a high capacity mobile responder ice plant – a unit that does it all and can be quickly deployed on short notice, at highway speeds to provide fresh, pure bagged ice to disaster victims. The mobile ice plant is a self-contained ice factory on a self contained system. Billy Gavigan and a leading Ice Engineer develop a …