On Wednesday September 20th, Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico. Puerto Ricans on the island are suffering a great humanitarian crisis.
To get up to speed on the dire situation in Puerto Rico, read: What every American needs to know about Puerto Rico’s hurricane disaster. Here are some images from The Guardian.
Framingham State University is partnering with the town of Southbridge, MA on a donation/relief effort. On our FSU campus, the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement, will collect supplies to hand over to "Southbridge for Puerto Rico". Their organization will sort, pack and deliver the supplies to an organization in Boston who will ship the boxes to Puerto Rico.
We thank them for helping us for aiding us in this process.
The FSU donation drive will begin Monday October 2 and end Friday October 13.
We thank you for your support.
There will be boxes labeled "Donations for Puerto Rico" at the entrance of the following locations:
We will do daily pickups at the end of the day. Your generosity is appreciated. Thank you.