THE FOUNDATION FOR PUERTO RICO
Foundation for Puerto Rico is a 501c (3) public charity founded in 2011 that promotes opportunities for social and Foundation for Puerto Rico is a 501c (3) public charity founded in 2011 that promotes opportunities for social and economic development in Puerto Rico mostly focus on promoting the visitor economy and transforming Puerto Rico as a destination for the world. After the September 20, 2017, due to the devastating impact Hurricane Maria had on the island, our organization has shifted to direct resources to facilitate and coordinate response and recovery initiatives.
STABILIZING SMALL BUSINESS WITH A GRANT PROGRAM
through a grant fund to mitigate the loss of businesses in Puerto Rico. The first stage of this grant program was started with a $50,000 fund to revive key commercial neighborhoods in Santurce, Aguadilla and Ponce. Given the popularity of the program and the ongoing calls from small business owners requesting aid, FPR expanded the program to more communities and sectors in Puerto Rico.
WHAT WE'VE DONE
- Hosted 180 businesses and NGO’s to provide modern office facilities
- Served as certified fiscal agent to help other non-profit entities ensure monetary and physical goods are handled properly
Reached 118K people to deliver 31K gallons of drinking water
240 Elderly Care Homes Impacted
151 Missions Completed
Over 500 Volunteers helping those who need it the most
85k Pounds of food distributed
119K Electronic food stamp transactions
300 Water filters distributed
Impacted 78 small businesses with $210K in grants
10,500 People protected from vector-borne disease
50 Farmers revitalized with $125K
Implemented free Wi-Fi connectivity in different areas of Santurce
POWER FOR PUERTO RICO
Foundation for Puerto Rico is joining forces with VIKTRE, the largest online platform for pro athletes, in one of the top crowdfunding campaigns to impact Puerto Rico. YOU will get a chance to join your favorite athlete and help them raise money to bring back power to the island. 100% of all funds raised will go to FPR for resilient, solar powered projects islandwide.
In this collaborative effort, VIKTRE is mobilizing a passionate group of some of the most famous athletes in the world to lead this campaign, reaching hundreds of millions of their social followers. Please join us in supporting this project and you will also be competing for a chance to meet some of the athletes, while helping the people of Puerto Rico. Act now so you don’t miss your chance to power Puerto Rico and meet your favorite athlete!
HURRICANE MARIA RELIEF FUND
Spearheading relief and recovery efforts from the private sector.
After Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, we’ve been helping the private sector and local community-based organizations channel their resources to properly deliver immediate relief and support to more than three million U.S citizens on the island. At the same time, we’ve partnered up with Puerto Rican private sector leaders to redesign and rebuild the country and its path towards economic prosperity.
Easiest way to help. Just download, play and share!
Today you can do your part to help the island recuperate from this major storm by playing Relief Road: Puerto Rico. All proceeds generated from ad watching and donations go to Foundation for Puerto Rico and ConPRmetidos, who are all working to help the island’s residents.
Relief Road: Puerto Rico is a fun matching puzzle game that tells the story of an island in the process of rebuilding. Let others know about Relief Road: Puerto Rico by sharing it on Facebook. Together we will rebuild Puerto Rico!
All proceeds from ads and donations will go to hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico. The more you play, the more you help those affected by the storm.