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Tyler Perry Used His Personal Plane To Deliver Supplies And Aid To The Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian is currently devastating the Bahamas, and many celebrities have come together to rally behind those affected and donate their time, energy, and money to the cause.

Tyler Perry, most well known for his comedy movies like the 'Madea' series, has stepped up in a huge way.

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TMZ reports that Perry has begun using his own personal seaplane in order to bring supplies and relief to those in The Bahamas dealing with the effects of Hurricane Dorian.

The supplies being sent over are much-needed.

It is reported that the plane has been bringing shipments of water, juice, sleeping bags, diapers, various hygiene products and a lot of other basic necessities.

They are also bringing back passengers.

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TMZ reports that on the return trips, the plane has carried 7 passengers back with it, including small children, a pregnant woman, and those who needed medical attention.

Hurricane Dorian is currently a Category 5 storm.

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After a "Pray For Bahamas" post went viral the relief effort from celebrities and others who could donate has increased dramatically, but Perry has stepped up to donate the use of his own personal plane.

Perry made a post on Instagram sharing an inspiring message.

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He wrote, "To all the incredible people of the Bahamas who have welcomed me and called me an adoptive son, I want you to know that I am watching closely, and as soon as I can, I will be there to do whatever I can to help you rebuild stronger and better. You’re not only in my heart and my prayers, you’re in my blood. God bless you. Stay Bahamas strong. The sun will shine agin."