sonnen Powers Remote School in Puerto Rico Using Solar + Battery Storage Microgrid Technology

The Orocovis school is the site of the ninth and tenth microgrids that sonnen has installed following Hurricane Maria. sonnen, the global market leader in intelligent residential energy storage, today announced the commissioning of a solar + battery storage microgrid at S.U. Matrullas, a K through 9 school that educatesRead More →

Katadyn Partners with World Hope International

Partnership to provide safe drinking water to vulnerable communities worldwide with immediate support in Puerto Rico.  Katadyn, a global manufacturer of industry-leading water treatment systems, is proud to announce a partnership with World Hope International (WHI), a Christian relief and development non-profit organization working with vulnerable and exploited communities worldwide. Through thisRead More →

Rescue 21 System

The U.S. Coast Guard has conducted approximately 100,000 search-and-rescue (SAR) operations since 2006 with support from the Rescue 21 Coastal system built by General Dynamics Mission Systems. Rescue 21 is the Coast Guard’s advanced command, control and direction-finding communications system. The system was created to better locate mariners in distress,Read More →

MCS Foundation

The MCS Foundation and Acción Social de Puerto Rico celebrated the opening of Acción Social’s community laundry services provided at its 24 centers during an event in Cidra, Puerto Rico. MCS Foundation has donated 30 washing machines, two of which are in the Cidra center; and 30 power generators.  The remaining appliances haveRead More →

Houston Astros star Carlos Correa

Correa and fiancée Daniella Rodriguez help get kids hooked on fishing. Houston Astros star Carlos Correa gave 100 kids the surprise of a lifetime when he and fiancée Daniella Rodriguez showed up at a youth fishing clinic in Katy, Texas earlier today. The event was held at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World in partnership with Vamos A Pescar™,Read More →

Statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb

While Puerto Rico is making progress in its effort to recover from the devastation left by the hurricanes, it remains a long process and there’s a lot of work left to do. At the FDA, we’re vigilant about helping address the challenges that remain. Power is being restored across the island and,Read More →

O HOrizons

More than two months after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, the island remains in crisis. Millions, especially in rural, harder to reach communities remain without power, access to clean drinking water, refrigeration, and other essential resources. This is one of the worst humanitarian disasters in U.S. history. OHorizons, a global nonprofitRead More →


Society of St. Vincent de Paul volunteers responding to hurricanes and wildfires. The SVdPUSA Disaster Services Corporation has been working non-stop coordinating disaster relief services in response to hurricanes in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, Georgia, Alabama, the Carolina’s and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and wildfires in California. With millions of individuals being displaced because of these disasters,Read More →