by GLAAD | Updated on 9.21.18
As we mark the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria and the near-complete devastation of Puerto Rico, GLAAD urges our followers to show your support for Puerto Rico’s recovery by joining the call for more resources to be dedicated to Puerto Rico as it works to rebuild.
The Puerto Rican community and its diasporas, including those who are LGBTQ, continue to work tirelessly to help Puerto Ricans recover from the social, economic, environmental and other impacts of the storm, the blackout and the slow and underwhelming response of the federal government. #ReconstruyendoQ, a coalition of LGBTQ and allied organizations is leading recovery and restoration efforts for LGBTQ people on the island.
GLAAD is proud to partner with Take Action 4 Puerto Rico, for a day of action to bring people together around four pillars of Puerto Rico’s recovery: empowered citizenship, health care equity, climate change preparedness, and economic redevelopment.
Take action today by contacting your legislators and demanding that they increase resources for Puerto Rico's recovery.
Written by GLAAD
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