Friends of Puerto Rico

Charity Name
Friends of Puerto Rico

Charity Type

CFC Number
17930

Cause Area

Transcript

Friends of Puerto Rico it’s a non-partisan non-for profit social impact organization based in Washington, DC with the mission of mobilizing a network of partners to create an economic and innovation hub in Puerto Rico by investing in the next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs. After Hurricane Maria child poverty raises. This led FOPR to establish SEEDS. This program aims to seed an entrepreneurial mindset among Puerto Rico youth today which lead the grow of the island’s economy. We will provide the leading experiential learning program in Puerto Rico allowing youth to tackle real world business problems.

Engage in 1:1 mentorship and exchange ideas with leaders in the business and entrepreneurial landscape on and off the island. Throught this program FOPR seeks to reduce poverty in Puerto Rico.