The Academy of Medical Directors of Puerto Rico organizes a health clinic in Arroyo

The Academy of Medical Directors of Puerto Rico held a health clinic in Arroyo’s Barrio Yaurel, which included physical and mental services, thanks to a grant from United for Puerto Rico. More than 100 people benefitted from this activity which also included checking for glucose levels and blood pressure.  Nearly three quarters of those attending,

Doctors from Tampa organize fundraising campaign for United for Puerto Rico

Compassion and a need to act marked the feelings that overcame members of the Society of Latin Doctors of Tampa Bay once Hurricane María struck Puerto Rico.  In the wake of the hurricane, the Society experienced a surge in membership as young doctors from Puerto Rico established their practice in the area.  These new members

Moving to the Beat of United for Puerto Rico

Mercy and Britton Struthers, mother and daughter, both residents of Chantilly, near Dulles Airport in northern Virginia, were moved to act by the images and news of the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. They came up with an original music and dance event they called Wepa! Thon Dance for Puerto Rico. The

United for Puerto Rico grants $1,918,662to nine nonprofit organizations

San Juan, Puerto Rico, December 1, 2017 – United for Puerto Rico granted $1.9 million to nine nonprofit organizations that will provide relief to those most affected by Hurricane María. On this occasion, funds were distributed among the following entities: Multisensory Reading Centers of Puerto Rico: $8,097, with the support of the Puerto Rico Department

United for Puerto Rico signs an agreement with Foundation for Puerto Rico to provide management services for grant applications

With the aim of further strengthening its organizational structure as a 501c3 non-profit entity, United for Puerto Rico has reached an agreement with Foundation for Puerto Rico (FPR) by which the Foundation will provide technical and administrative support in a cost-efficient manner to increase the organization’s capacity and agility to process grant applications. “In view

United for Puerto Rico distributes $2,116,500.00 million in aid to NGOs

San Juan, Puerto Rico, November 17 2017 – United for Puerto Rico announced the distribution of more than$2 million in funds during the second week of November to five nonprofit non- governmental organizations that seek to aid communities in need. “Until now, United for Puerto Rico Board had approved donations to fifteen non-profit organizations, distrusted

United for Puerto Rico grants $750,000 to three non-profit organizations

San Juan, Puerto Rico, November 3, 2017 – United for Puerto Rico, a private non-profit organization established under the laws of Puerto Rico and created after Hurricane Irma, announced today the award of $750,000 to three non-profit organizations in Puerto Rico: American Red Cross, Chapter of Puerto Rico; Iniciativa Comunitaria, Inc. and Proyecto Nacer. United