All posts in Hurricane María

Puerto Rico has been hit by the most devastating hurricane in the last 80 years. This section includes ongoing coverage in the wake of Hurricane María, and its effects on the island’s different economic sectors.

Heart of Florida United Way announces housing program to help María evacuees
April 30, 2018, No Comments

The Heart of Florida United Way is launching a program designed to help working families who have relocated to Central F ...

United for Puerto Rico awards $25.8M in grants to 133 NGOs
April 28, 2018, No Comments

Seven months after Hurricane María hit the island, United for Puerto Rico has awarded $25.8 million in grants for relie ...

Ford opens 2nd Community Resource Center in P.R. for ongoing recovery efforts
April 25, 2018, No Comments

Ford Motor Company announced the next phase of its $1.2 million “Centro de Movilidad Social” initiative — a progra ...

Grameen P.R. seeks to raise $3M to help 2,500 women entrepreneurs
April 20, 2018, No Comments

Nonprofit microfinance organization Grameen Puerto Rico is bringing together leading financial institutions and other pa ...

sonnen microgrid brings power, shelter, relief to Lares farming community
April 18, 2018, 2 Comments

Intelligent residential energy storage provider sonnen announced the commissioning of a solar + smart energy storage mic ...

HUD awards record $18.5B for P.R. hurricane recovery
April 11, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded a record $18.5 billion to support long-term disaster ...

Walmart donates $1.7M to Food Bank of P.R. after Hurricane María
April 9, 2018, No Comments

As part of its global commitment to fight hunger, and at the local level, following the passage of Hurricanes Irma and M ...

Hurricane Maria’s blow on P.R’s. infrastructure ‘example’ of need to invest
April 6, 2018, No Comments

The catastrophic damages Hurricane María dealt to Puerto Rico’s infrastructure — and its state of disrepair six mon ...

Resident Commissioner, Clinton Foundation join efforts for P.R.’s recovery
April 4, 2018, 1 Comment

Accepting an invitation by former U.S. President Bill Clinton, Puerto Rico’s Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González ...

Liberty, Volcom join to donate clothing to communities in need after Hurricane María
March 27, 2018, No Comments

Liberty Puerto Rico joined Volcom to donate sporting clothing and accessories to people who are still in need after Hurr ...