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A fiscally sponsored 501c(3), PRiA is committed to organizing our community, ensuring that our history is told and our culture and people prosper.  Our goals are to be the central organizer for the Puerto Rican community in Los Angeles, build a direct bridge wih the island, and establish a PRiA center in L.A and P.R.


UPCOMING 2017-2018 EVENTS

A Clean Water Campaign for Puerto Rico is an initiative to increase access to clean water for 1.2 million people in Puerto Rico. The campaign's first round included a purchase of 320 Kohler Water Filters to be distributed in the town of Utuado, PR.
Hurricane Maria made landfall at 6:15am on September 20 in Yabucoa, in southeastern Puerto Rico, as a Category 4 storm with winds of 155mph source. The island suffered significant structural damage and widespread loss of power and communications. Power and communications are only beginning to be restored. Read More... 

Hurricane Maria made landfall at 6:15am on September 20 in Yabucoa, in southeastern Puerto Rico, as a Category 4 storm with winds of 155mph source. The island suffered significant structural damage and widespread loss of power and communications. Power and communications are only beginning to be restored. Read More... 

A Clean Water Campaign for Puerto Rico is an initiative to increase access to clean water for 1.2 million people in Puerto Rico. The campaign's first round included a purchase of 320 Kohler Water Filters to be distributed in the town of Utuado, PR.

A Clean Water Campaign for Puerto Rico is an initiative to increase access to clean water for 1.2 million people in Puerto Rico. The campaign's first round included a purchase of 320 Kohler Water Filters to be distributed in the town of Utuado, PR.

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California Assistance

If you're arriving from Puerto Rico to the state of California here is a one page guide to help you find assistance. 

Fill out our Google Form to help us understand the needs of the California Puerto Rican community.

BriansBlue Tee Shirts: A great opportunity to help the victims of the hurricanes in Puerto Rico. Proceeds will be donated to the Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Fund. 

BriansBlue Tee Shirts: A great opportunity to help the victims of the hurricanes in Puerto Rico. Proceeds will be donated to the Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Fund. 

Puerto Ricans in Action in the news:

 

  1. "Puerto Ricans in L.A. Rally for Hurricane Relief Effort" KQED, Steven Cuevas, September 27, 2017
  2. "The best charities to donate to for victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico" Business Insider, Leanna Garfield, September 30, 2017

  3. "Help Puerto Rico: A List of Trusted Organizations Offering Aid" Abulantes, Veronica, September 21, 2017

  4. "Puerto Rico Is Completely Flooded And Could Go Months Without Electricity. Here’s How People In The U.S. Are Uniting Beautifully To Help" Raquel Reichard, mitú, September 21, 2017

  5. "Celebrate World Food Day By Giving Back!" Kimberly Elise, by Elizabeth Toy, October 16, 2017

  6. "Necesitan asistencia para preparar ayuda que se enviará a Puerto Rico" La Opinión, Francisco Castro, October 18, 2017

  7. "Coordinan desde Estados Unidos ayuda para Puerto Rico" Wapa TV, Keylla Hernandez, October 25, 2016