Help for Family in Puerto Rico

It has been almost a week and no communication has been established with friends & family members in Puerto Rico. What we do know is: most are without food, water, medical needs, means to cool off, clean bathing water and a way to remove waste. Puerto Rico has been destroyed. Our immediate family members are in Salinas & Isabla...no where's near San Juan where most help is. We are reaching out now to see if anyone can help in any possible way. We've created this gofundme to help our family members and their neighborhoods, specifically. 100% of what is collected is going to them, to assist in shipping supplies directly to them and to help them rebuild.

We have more than enough space in our house and will also offer to them to come live with us while the rebuilding occurs. These funds will also help to transport them to safety. We will be distributing their addresses privately to whomever would be interested in sending along supplies directly or carepackages. We understand that sometimes it's difficult to provide supplies or money, so even sending cards and letters of encouragement would help in the greatest way.

Here is who you are helping. I will update this post soon, so you can get to know who they are and how amazing they are:

Juan Candelario Rodrigues and his wife Marta Pimental of Salinas. Jesusa marti, is 82 years old and needs dialysis 3x a week. She is also in Salinas.  Her son is in Indonesia, in regular contact with us and we are all exceptionally concerned about Jesusa.

Enrique "Kique" Vargas & Olga Velez Demeng  of Isabela.

Carlos Chaves and Celida Nieves Chaves of Isabela. Frankie is another family member in Isabela.

Thank you so much for taking time to read this and for any support you can offer albeit funds, supplies, sending future care packages or cards and prayers.







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Organizer and beneficiary

Kristina Velilla 
Organizer
Las Vegas, NV
Ortega Zulkovic’ 
Beneficiary
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