Puerto Rico is currently affected by Hurricane Fiona, A storm caused mudslides and severe flooding on the island, leaving many people without electricity, shelter or medical assistance. President Joe Biden on Sunday approved Puerto Rico’s emergency declaration to release federal emergency aid, but the island still needs as many resources as possible to rebuild. Below is a list of five organizations that helped mitigate the impact of Hurricane Fiona.
To heal Fiona’s injury Injuries caused, this non-governmental donation coordinating organization is providing much-needed medical supplies to healthcare providers in Puerto Rico; you can help them by donating here.
Comedores Sociales de Puerto Rico
This Community Kitchen Working with a wide range of mutual aid groups to feed those in need in Puerto Rico, we are ramping up our efforts thanks to Fiona. You can donate directly through PayPal.
This nonprofit led by Puerto Rican women Organizations are accepting donations of non-perishable food, adult and baby diapers, gallons of water, toiletries, and more, as well as donations to help locals access these essentials; you can help them by donating here.
The nonprofit that provides hot food to disaster victims is currently deploying its team members to assist Puerto Rico; you can donate here to help their work.
La Fondita de Jesús
Experienced nowhere in Puerto Rico Many homeless people rely on the organization for food, sanitation services and job placement, and their needs will certainly be greater after Fiona. You can donate here through their website.