Mark E. Curry Foundation awards $200K to 8 nonprofits
THE MARK E. CURRY FAMILY FOUNDATION REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT
WITH THE CHILDREN AND YOUTH OF PUERTO RICO
Eight nonprofits received a total of $2,000,000.00 destined
to strengthen their programs and services.
Bayamón, Puerto Rico – The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation spree the fundraising event It's Time To Help Our Kids, where eight entities received a total of $200,000.00 to strengthen their programs and ensure the continuity of their services to the community. During the event held at the historic facilities of Ron del Barrilito in Bayamón, Mark E. Curry took the opportunity to announce that his two children, Meghan, and Ian Curry, were appointed to the Board of Directors of the Foundation with a view to persevering in the legacy and mission of their father.
"The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation was instituted under the belief that the well-being of children and their families is our most important investment. Since we started in 2015, we have helped hundreds of families inside and outside of Puerto Rico, and it fills me with immense pride to celebrate and recognize these entities that make a difference in Puerto Rico," said Curry, who founded the entity in 2015.
The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation celebrates this edition in Puerto Rico, it has not been held since before the pandemic, and returned this time with a select group of collaborators to honor the work and extend support to entities such as San Jorge Children's Foundation in the integration of services and equipment to their facilities; The Casa de Niños Manuel Fernández Juncos, an institution with 116 years on the island, Hogar de Niñas de Cupey with over 70 years of foundation and the Hogar Casa Cuna San Cristóbal to guarantee the continuity of the integral services of each of these entities.
The donations impacted non-profit organizations such as Gogo Foundation, Alianza para un Puerto Rico Sin Drogas, Antilles Foundation and Crearte to strengthen their programs and offerings.
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