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Información actualizada sobre la Diáspora puertorriqueña en los Estados Unidos.

Nacional

Asistencia de Refugio Transitorio Disponible para Residentes de Puerto Rico Desplazados por los Huracanes Irma y María

EMA y el gobierno de Puerto Rico anunciaron hoy que la Asistencia de Refugio Transitorio está disponible para los residentes de Puerto Rico que no puedan regresar a sus viviendas por que fueron desplazados como resultado de los Huracanes Irma y María.


Connecticut

State will likely see influx of students relocating from Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria

As the world watches the devastation Hurricane Maria left behind in Puerto Rico, Connecticut school districts are preparing for a ripple effect.


Massachusetts

Charlie Baker: Massachusetts welcomes Puerto Ricans hurricane victims

Gov. Charlie Baker's administration is forming a task force to help residents of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico who are seeking temporary or permanent residence in Massachusetts.


Florida

El Condado de Osceola está listo para recibir a los estudiantes boricuas

El comisionado del distrito escolar del Condado de Osceola, que tiene más de 60,000 estudiantes, 20% de los cuales son puertorriqueños, dijo hoy que ese departamento está listo para recibir la oleada de miles de estudiantes boricuas que se espera lleguen en los próximos meses a la zona central de este estado sureño buscando refugio del caos que se vive en la isla.


Florida

Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria cn now apply for food stamps

Those who were displaced by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico can now apply for food stamps in Florida, officials announced.


Florida

Florida will open three disaster aid centers for Puerto Rico's evacuees

Amid growing frustration over the pace of relief efforts, Florida will open three aid centers Tuesday to help Puerto Rican families suddenly displaced by Hurricane Maria.


Florida

Latino Leadership en Orlando ayuda a los boricuas que llegan de la isla

Son tantos los boricuas que se han asomado por la puerta de la organización Latino Leadership que su presidenta, Marytza Sanz, decidió no enviar a Puerto Rico los alimentos y artículos que había recolectado y, en su lugar, entregarlos a las familias puertorriqueñas que están llegando a esta ciudad sin nada.


NJ New Jersey

Hurricane Maria: Fearful NJ mom comes home from Puerto Rico

Doris Castro cradled her 8-month-old son in her plane seat, his chubby cheeks pressed her chest.


Florida

Gov. Scott Directs Florida Department of Education to Take Additional Action to Help Puerto Rican Students and Educators

Today, Governor Rick Scott directed the Florida Department of Education (DOE) to waive rules and regulations to ensure Puerto Rican students impacted by Hurricane Maria are able to continue their education in Florida.


Nacional

Boricuas abandonan la Isla en vuelos sin regreso

Los boricuas van llenando paulatinamente el principal aeropuerto de San Juan, desde donde parten hacia EEUU con vuelos one way, huyendo de la profunda crisis económica en la que dejó sumido al país el paso de dos huracanes en las últimas semanas.


Nacional

Puerto Ricans Leave for US Mainland After Storm

Lourdes Rodriguez left Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria filled her home in the town of Vega Baja with mud.


Massachusetts

Puerto Rican residents begin migration to western Massachusetts

It has been more than three weeks since Puerto Rico was devastated by Hurricane Maria.


Florida

Get Us Out Of Here': Amid Broken Infrastructure, Puerto Ricans Flee To Florida

Luis Cruz and Esther Gomez had always considered moving to Florida from Puerto Rico. The weather and proximity made it an ideal destination; plus, the couple had family scattered across the state. They just didn't know when they'd take the big step.


Nueva York

Here's How New York City Is Preparing for Puerto Rican Evacuees

In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria some Puerto Ricans, lacking resources and with some islands all but destroyed, have been forced to evacuate the island. One primary destination is New York state, home to the largest population of Puerto Ricans on the mainland, where over 1 million call New York home.


Massachusetts

Massachusetts schools prepare for influx of Puerto Rican students

Weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, large numbers of families may flee the island for the mainland United States. LOCAL IMPACT: Massachusetts, home to the fifth largest Puerto Rican population of any state, is preparing to accommodate an influx of Puerto Rican migrants, including students.


Florida

La falta de vivienda en centro de Florida complica panorama a boricuas

El flujo continuo de puertorriqueños a la Florida central ha activado la cuenta regresiva de una bomba de tiempo que podría comenzar a detonar cuando a este estado se le agoten las ya limitadas alternativas que tiene para ofrecer vivienda accesible a los cientos de boricuas que llegan aquí a diario, huyendo de la devastación en la Isla.


Louisiana

Tulane offers tuition-free semester to displaced students from Puerto Rico

Tulane University is offering a tuition-free semester at its New Orleans, La., campus to college students in Puerto Rico who were displaced by Hurricane Maria.


Florida

Tampa opens arms to Puerto Rico evacuees after Hurricane Maria

Tampa is preparing to welcome any Puerto Ricans who may choose to make the Florida city their new home in the wake of Hurricane Maria's devastation.