Due to the dire humanitarian, economic, and social crisis that Puerto Rico is dealing with, Foundation for Puerto Rico (FPR)has shifted its immediate focus and established the Hurricane María Relief Fund. FPR is a 501(c)(3) is a local non-profit incorporated in 2011 with over 15 employees, whose mission is to transform Puerto Rico into a premier destination for the world by developing and implementing sustainable strategies that drive the visitor economy in the island.
This funds will be used first for the immediate short term needs of the coordination and logistics of getting food and water to people who need it. In the medium term Foundation for Puerto Rico is committed to preventing Puerto Rico from losing some of its most vital and important assets that are critical for economic development and disaster recovery in our communities. We have also opened the doors of the Colaboratorio at Ciudadela, our co-working space, to invite all organizations working on these efforts to collaborate in a centralized space with Internet access and power.
For more information visit: www.foundationpr.org.