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Hispanic Federation se unió al reclamo del pueblo en repudio al chat de Telegram

La Hispanic Federation, organización que ha estado ayudando a Puerto Rico a allegar fondos, especialmente en las áreas de educación y salud, se unió al reclamo del pueblo y le pidió al gobierno que tome decisiones para ayudar a restablecer “la confianza y transparencia” en la rama ejecutiva.


Hispanic Federation repudia actos de odio y corrupción en el Gobierno

Miranda advierte que esta corrupción atenta contra los fondos federales y locales que han sido asignados para la recuperación de las comunidades


Hispanic Federation repudia actos de odio y corrupción en el Gobierno de Puerto Rico

La Federación Hispana (Hispanic Federation) repudió las expresiones hechas por el gobernador Ricardo Roselló y los miembros del chat que ha sido publicado en los pasados días.


Impulsa el desarrollo económico y la conservación del ambiente en las islas municipio de Vieques y Culebra

Las islas municipio se benefician de incentivo que busca impulsar el desarrollo económico y la conservación del ambiente. Siete organizaciones sin fines de lucro de Vieques y Culebra recibieron hoy $95,000 en donativos del Hispanic Federation Puerto Rico Recovery and Relief Fund, establecido por Hispanic Federation en la Fundación Comunitaria de Puerto Rico.


Ayuda para Culebra y Vieques

Siete organizaciones sin fines de lucro establecidas en las islas de Vieques y Culebra recibieron partidas de una donación de $95,000 del Hispanic Federation Puerto Rico Recovery and Relief Fund, para levantar diversos proyectos sociales que buscan el desarrollo económico y ambiental de estas zonas luego del paso del huracán María.


Lanzan fondos para la salud reproductiva en Puerto Rico

En un esfuerzo por apoyar las causas de educación sexual, capacitación de profesionales médicos y subsidios para el acceso a servicios reproductivos para mujeres marginadas, la Federación Hispana y la familia del dramaturgo Lin-Manuel Miranda, anunciaron un fondo de $1 millón para ayudar al trabajo de Profamilias durante cinco años.


Los Centros de Salud Comunitarios salvaron vidas después del huracán, pero el Gobierno no los tomó en cuenta

Luego de demostrar su importancia para los servicios de salud de las comunidades tras el huracán María, en parte con el apoyo de entidades filantrópicas, ahora el gobierno los está incluyendo en el plan de recuperación.


Continúa la restauración de Playa Flamenco

Después de los huracanes Irma y María, la famosa playa Flamenco quedó destruida. Sus dunas se afectaron, las uvas playeras quedaron enterradas en la arena y los puestos de vigilancia para salvavidas, así como los kioscos en el área del estacionamiento, se destruyeron parcialmente.


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Building Back Better in the Caribbean:  The Clinton Foundation and Partnerships for Change

05.22.2019. How do we empower communities – especially those furthest behind – to have a chance to succeed, improve their lives, and build a better future?


Watch: George Clooney Visits Puerto Rico's Coffee Growers With Nespresso

05.22.2019. After the devastating impact of Hurricanes Maria and Irma, Puerto Rico has been slowly but surely reviving and innovating its way to recovery.


Federación Hispana entrega a Marc Anthony el premio Orgullo por su labor filantrópica

En la gala, que reunió más de 2.6 millones de dólares que serán destinados a personas de bajos recursos en Puerto Rico y en la frontera sur de Estados Unidos, el cantante agradeció a Lin-Manuel Miranda y lo reconoció como su “ídolo”.


Puerto Ricans push ahead despite being far from recovery

04.09.2019. Improvisation helps Puerto Ricans deal with lack of resources.


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Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Hamilton' inspires Oprah to donate $2M to Puerto Rico

04.09.2019. Half the donation will go to the Hispanic Federation's disaster relief and recovery program, and the other half to the Flamboyan Arts Fund.


Oprah donates $2 million to Puerto Rico hurricane recovery efforts

04.09.2019. Oprah Winfrey is pitching in $2 million to help Puerto Rico, which is still recovering from Hurricane Maria in 2017.


Non-profit praises Lin-Manuel Miranda's efforts to help Puerto Rico's small businesses by bringing 'Hamilton' to San Juan

01.30.2019. Profits from the 'Hamilton' performances in San Juan will be donated to Flamboyan Arts Fund, an organization founded by Miranda in 2018 that is dedicated to nurturing, preserving and sustaining the arts in Puerto Rico. Additional organizations who impact thousands of people will also see some of the profits, including the Hispanic Federation, a non-profit membership organization located in the U.S. and Puerto Rico that works to uplift Hispanic children, families and grassroots non-profits, especially in times of need. 


Emotional Kickoff for HAMILTON Puerto Rico, As Lin-Manuel Miranda Merges Arts and Politics

01.16.2019. Amid political controversy, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton” premiered in Puerto Rico at El Centro de Bellas Artes in Santurce on January 11. The multi-award winning writer reprised his role as Alexander Hamilton, right as “Hamilton” was named the top 8 highest-grossing Broadway show of all time.


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An emotional opening for ‘Hamilton’ in Puerto Rico — not just for Lin-Manuel Miranda but an island still reeling from a storm

01.12.2019. With Lin-Manuel Miranda once again as its star, the celebrated Broadway hit “Hamilton” opened for business in Puerto Rico this weekend — that business being the bolstering of the hopes and finances of a beleaguered U.S. territory mired in debt and still reeling from the devastation wreaked 16 months ago by Hurricane Maria.


Universitarios afectados por María podrán continuar con sus sueños

7.25.2018. Estudiantes que resultaron seriamente afectados por el huracán María reciben desde 250 hasta 1,500 dólares para seguir sus estudios.


Puerto Rico: Jóvenes artistas viajan a NYC

5.8.2018. Los estudiantes participarán en un concurso con el tema “Puerto Rico se levanta después de María”. 


Puerto Rican Students Raising Awareness With Art

5.8.2018. Students in Puerto Rico are channeling their creativity and experiences recovering from Hurricane Maria with a chance to win a trip to New York City. 


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El hogar de doña Dora en Caimito recibe un nuevo techo

1.29.2018. La Federación Hispana, en unión con los Centros Sor Isolina Ferré, canalizaron las donaciones de más 200,000 personas para ayudar en la reconstrucción de hogares que recibieron daños luego del paso del huracán María


Reconstruyen los techos en El Caño Martín Peña

1.15.2018. Comunidades del G-8 crean alianzas con varias entidades e inician un proyecto para rehabilitar 42 viviendas afectadas por el huracán María.


Lin-Manuel Miranda Spends Three Kings Day With Hurricane-Affected Families in NYC, Donates 36,000 Toys to Puerto Rico

1.8.2018. Award-winning playwright and Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, along with New York City mayor Bill de Blasio and the Hispanic Federation, spent this year's Three Kings Day (Jan. 6) with hurricane-affected families in NYC.


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J. Lo and A-Rod Launch Fund to Aid Puerto Rico's Road to Recovery After Hurricane: A 'Heartbreaking Yet Hopeful Day'

1.8.2018. The couple traveled to Puerto Rico over the weekend to announce the launch of the Puerto Rico Federally Qualified Health Centers Disaster Recovery Fund, an effort to boost the work of health centers that provide accessible healthcare to underserved communities in the wake of the damaging hurricane. The effort is in partnership with the Hispanic Federation and in conjunction with RCHN Community Health Foundation.


Light in the Darkness: A Fundraising Campaign to Help Rebuild Puerto Rico

12.18.2017. The rush of the daily news cycle can obscure the fact that to this date, millions of American citizens are still facing a humanitarian crisis. Puerto Rico’s path to recovery has been a slow one, exacerbated by a stuttering response from the federal government. Meanwhile, philanthropy hasn’t really stepped up either, at least not compared to the outpouring of support for Houston after Hurricane Harvey.


In Florida, Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria struggle to adjust

12.5.2017. In the three months since Hurricane Maria, hundreds of thousands of people living in Puerto Rico left for the U.S. mainland. More than 215,000 arrived in Florida since October 3, when the state began counting. One study estimates more than 470,000 people will leave Puerto Rico over two years. Many need help to make the transition.


Puerto Rico Unity March draws demonstrators in rally for disaster aid

11.19.2017.
Demonstrators packed the Mall on Sunday for a Unity March in support of disaster relief for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.


More than half of the U.S. territory is still without power, according to the Puerto Rican government website

11.19.2017. Thousands of demonstrators, including award-winning playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda, marched through Washington, D.C. on Sunday to ensure people don’t forget the ongoing humanitarian crisis in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.


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Neoyorquinos marchan en Washington en solidaridad con Puerto Rico.

11.19.2017. El creador de "Hamilton" Lin-Manuel Miranda y la Federación Hispana, dirigen la Marcha de la Unidad para Puerto Rico la tarde del domingo.


Marchan en Washington por apoyo a la recuperación de Puerto Rico

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Trump: 'We still need your help' in Puerto Rico

11.19.2017. The "Hamilton" playwright and actor headlined the Unity March for Puerto Rico in Washington, D.C., on Sunday. Miranda told The Hill in an interview the rally's core message to Trump is, "we still need your help."


Two months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico is still in crisis

11.19.2017. Award-winning "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda joined celebrities, members of Congress and thousands of people who gathered in Washington to call attention to the island's plight. Miranda said Sunday that the Hispanic Federation, which his father founded and he has helped with fundraising, has collected $20 million for the effort.


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Lin-Manuel Miranda brings help, hope to Puerto Rico

11.12.2017. As the creator and star of the Broadway sensation, "Hamilton," Lin-Manuel Miranda is used to getting mobbed by adoring crowds. But the crowds that greeted him a few days ago in Puerto Rico were different. They weren't there just to applaud him they wanted to thank him.


‘Puerto Rico Needs Us:’ Nurses Volunteer To Help With Hurricane Relief

11.11.2017. Dozens of volunteer nurses from the Tri-State Area are heading to Puerto Rico to help those on the island who are still reeling from Hurricane Maria.


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Nace coalición boricua "Power4PuertoRico"

11.9.2017. Líderes de comunidades puertorriqueñas en Estados Unidos – incluido el artista Lin-Manuel Miranda-, crearon el grupo #Power4PuertoRico, que reclama una ambiciosa agenda que coloque a la Isla en el camino del crecimiento económico.


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Lin-Manuel Miranda ayuda organizaciones comunitarias

A través del fondo Amanece de la HF, se beneficiarán inicialmente siete instituciones sin fines de lucro

11.7.2017. El dramaturgo Lin-Manuel Miranda en unión a la Hispanic Federation (HF), fundada por su padre, Luis Miranda; hace más de tres décadas, anunció hoy las primeras siete organizaciones sin fines de lucro en Puerto Rico, que se beneficiarán del Fondo Amanece: Camino a la recuperación.


Lin Manuel lleva ayuda a Vega Alta

11.7.2017. El artista devela nuevo mural en la plaza y reafirma que estará 'en las buenas y en las malas aquí'


Lin-Manuel anuncia más ayuda para Puerto Rico

Un fondo de $2.5 millones será repartido entre organizaciones sin fines de lucro

11.7.2017. Siete organizaciones comunitarias se beneficiarán de un fondo de ayuda económica para la recuperación de Puerto Rico creado por la Hispanic Federation, entidad latina sin fines de lucro fundada por Luis Miranda, padre de Lin-Manuel Miranda.


Lin Manuel trae 2.5 millones para proyectos que den energía a la isla

11.7.2017. Tras 48 días del paso del huracán María por la isla, el actor y compositor Lin-Manuel Miranda arribó a la isla, en conjunto con la Federación Hispana, para anunciar que hay disponible un fondo de hasta 2.5 millones de dólares para proyectos que fomenten un nuevo Puerto Rico más resistente.


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Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Hispanic Federation to Launch Puerto Rico 'Road to Recovery' Fund

11.7.2017. Award-winning actor, composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda, in conjunction with the Hispanic Federation, today announced that the organization is taking applications for a $2.5 million fund to seed innovative nonprofit projects that aim to build a stronger and more resilient Puerto Rico from island-based groups.


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Lin-Manuel Miranda pushes for support for Puerto Rico at Chicago's National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture in Chicago.

11.1.2017


NBC New York aired a behind-the-scenes look at the hit single "Almost Like Praying," benefiting the Hispanic Federation’s UNIDOS hurricane relief fund.

10.19.2017.


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MLB sends aid supplies to Puerto Rico

10.13.2017. The Yankees and the Hispanic Federation are supporting the initiative in conjunction with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Empire State Relief and Recovery Effort, which provided supplies donated by New Yorkers across the state. Dignitaries at the event also included Jorge Perez-Diaz, MLB's senior vice president and special counsel, litigation and international affairs; Jose Calderon, president of the Hispanic Federation; and Melanie LeGrande, MLB's vice president for social responsibility.


Former Yankee Helps Send Off Supplies to Puerto Rico

10.12.2017. One-hundred-and-sixty thousand pounds of water, canned food, diapers and minor medical supplies are headed to Puerto Rico on a plane chartered by Major League Baseball.


Lin-Manuel Miranda pens passionate plea to help Puerto Rico 'rise up' after Hurricane Maria

9.26.2017. Lin-Manuel Miranda is asking people to help Puerto Rico “rise up” following the devastation of Hurricane Maria.


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Puerto Rico desperately needs help recovering from Hurricane Maria. Here's how to help.

9.25.2017. island's crops and livestock were decimated by Hurricane Maria. Survivors can't get food, water, gas, or cash. The electrical grid was all but wiped out when the storm swept over the U.S. territory last week. 


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#PuertoRicoSeLevanta: Cómo ofrecer una mejor ayuda a los habitantes de la isla

9.25.2017. Organizaciones y personalidades boricuas de la ciudad dan consejos sobre cómo cooperar de forma útil y eficiente.


Impresionantes las muestras de apoyo para Puerto Rico desde la Florida

9.24.2017. Al menos doce organizaciones se han comprometido con esta labor incluyendo a Acacia Network, Asociación Puertorriqueños Viviendo en la Florida, la Cámara de Comercio de Puerto Rico, la Hispanic Federation, Unidos US, Misión Boricua, Puerto Rican Leadership Council, Hispanic American Political Initiative, Comité de Preservación Cultural, Boricua Vota e Iniciativa Acción Puertorriqueña.


NYC First Responders Depart for PR to Help After Maria

9.23.2017. A team of first responders departed Saturday for Puerto Rico to help in the recovery effort after Hurricane Maria.


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New Yorkers Stepping Up With Relief Efforts For Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico

9.23.2017. The entire island of Puerto Rico remains in the dark after Hurricane Maria, and some people in the Tri-State Area have still not heard from family members on the island.


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Hispanic Federation Organizes Relief Efforts to Help Puerto Rico After Hurricane María

9.21.2017. September 20, 2017 will go down in history as the day Puerto Rico suffered crushing devastation brought upon the Caribbean island by Hurricane María.


Daddy Yankee Collecting Donations for Puerto Rico & Mexico at Upcoming US Concerts

9.21.2017. Urban superstar Daddy Yankee has announced he will be collecting necessities such as water, batteries and diapers, among others, for survivors of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the earthquake in Mexico.