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!
December 14, 2018
Antiguo Casino de Puerto Rico
Tickets $200 on sale September 1st, 2018
We invite you to celebrate the holidays in true Puerto Rican holiday tradition on this meaningful event in which we also celebrate YOU. PRRU is able to continue its efforts to support and uplift the Puerto Rican community because of the unwavering support of our donors and volunteers.
Being a part of this event means supporting the people of Puerto Rico funding the Disaster relief program and other programs that serve the vulnerable, children and elderly.
We have sponsorship opportunities available; we’de love to hear from you! Click here to view our current sponsorship packages.
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