Puerto Rico Rise Up, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization comprised of a group of professional Puerto Rican women from all walks of life with a common purpose: Bring help and comfort to those in need.
We are a female-led organization, most of whom are physicians and business leaders, from Puerto Rico living in the diaspora. We are bound by the love and commitment we share for our birthplace and our people.
Since the launch of our Coqui Education Program in May 2018, PRRU has invested over $18,000 in educational activities (in the fields of STEM and the Arts) that impacted the lives of 450 children from underserved communities.
To empower and uplift the people of Puerto Rico to achieve equitable opportunities and secure a sustainable future through solidarity.
DIFFERENT WAYS TO CONTRIBUTE
There are many ways to make a difference in someone else’s life, you just have to try!
On December 8, 2018, we will be holding our second Caravana NaviDar event. This initiative was was born last year as an effort to help more than 30 orphanages around Puerto Rico. This initiative consists of an event where children from several orphanages enjoy a day...
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