Affiliated Organizations

Currently, more than 490 thousand people benefit of the services that are offered in our 125 nonprofit affiliated organizations such as special education, recreation and character training, physical and mental health services, rehabilitation programs of abuse of drugs and alcohol, attention to the basic needs of the individual, homes and day care centers for the elderly, shelters for children and victims of domestic violence, guidance and counseling, among others.

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Regions

Nombre Pueblo Teléfono Página Web
Asesores Financieros Comunitarios San Juan 455-9133http://www.asesoresfinancierospr.com
Asociación de Alzheimer y Desórdenes Relacionados de Puerto Rico San Juan 727-4151http://www.alzheimerpr.com
Asociación Puertorriqueña de Diabetes Hato Rey 729-2210http://www.diabetespr.org
Bill’s Kitchen Santurce 754-6525http://www.billskitchenpr.org
Boys & Girls Clubs of PR Río Piedras 268-4504http://www.bgcpr.org
Caribe Girl Scouts Council of Puerto Rico Santurce 721-5771http://www.cgspr.org
Cáritas de Puerto Rico Santurce 300-4953http://caritas.pr
Casa de Niños Manuel Fernández Juncos San Juan 724-2904http://www.casadeninosmfj.org
Casa La Providencia Viejo San Juan 725-5358https://casalaprovidencia.org
Casa Protegida Julia de Burgos San Juan 723-3500http://www.casajulia.org
Centro Comunitario Rvda. Inés Figueroa Río Piedras 706-0465http://www.centroines.org
Centro Cultural y de Servicios de Cantera Santurce 728-0566https://www.facebook.com/Centro-Cultural-y-de-Servicios-de-Cantera-Inc-1590806854541494
Centro de Servicios Comunitarios Vida Plena Cupey 292-0420http://www.vidaplenapr.org
Centro del Triunfo Río Piedras 771-4420https://www.facebook.com/centrodeltriunfo
Centro Educativo Joaquina de Vedruna Río Piedras 789-4627https://www.facebook.com/pages/Centro-Educativo-Joaquina-De-Vedruna/168769346609616
Centro Santa Luisa Río Piedras 720-2764http://www.geocities.ws/centrosantaluisa/Historia.html
Centros Sor Isolina Ferré - Caimito Río Piedras 842-0000http://www.csifpr.org
Christian Community Center Río Piedras 789-8758https://www.facebook.com/Christian-Community-Center-810507365693957/
Colegio de Educación Especial y Rehabilitación Integral (CODERI) Río Piedras 765-0259http://www.coderipr.com
Colegio San Gabriel Puerto Nuevo 783-3455https://www.facebook.com/Colegio-San-Gabriel-para-Sordos-Puerto-Rico-179487445485622
Concilio de la Comunidad Santurce 727-4468
Consejo Renal de Puerto Rico San Juan 765-1500http://www.consejorenal.org
CREARTE Río Piedras 754-6761http://creartepr.org
Cruz Roja Americana, Capítulo de PR San Juan 758-8150http://www.cruzrojapr.net
Fundación D.A.R. San Juan 793-6504http://fundaciondarpr.tripod.com/id3.html
Fundación Dr. García Rinaldi Santurce 725-4065http://www.fundaciondrgarciarinaldi.org
Fundación Hogar Niñito Jesús Cupey 748-5682http://fhnj.org/
Fundación Puertorriqueña del Riñón San Juan 282-6509http://www.fundacionrinon.org/
Fundación Puertorriqueña Síndrome Down Río Piedras 283-8210http://sindromedown.org
Fundación Santa María de los Ángeles Cupey 292-6210https://www.facebook.com/pg/Fundación-Santa-María-de-los-Ángeles-112611302115/about/
Hogar de Niñas de Cupey San Juan 761-2805http://www.hogardeninasdecupey.org
Hogares Rafaela Ybarra Río Piedras 763-1204http://www.hogaresrafaelaybarra.com
Iniciativa Comunitaria de Investigación (I.C.I.) Hato Rey 250-8629http://www.iniciativacomunitaria.org
Instituto del Hogar Celia y Harris Bunker Río Piedras 765-7895http://www.reocities.com/Heartland/trail/2771/
Jóvenes de Puerto Rico en Riesgo Hato Rey 753-5541http://jovenesenriesgo.org
La Fondita de Jesús Santurce 724-4051http://www.lafonditadejesus.org
Make-A-Wish Foundation of PR San Juan 281-7092http://www.puertorico.wish.org
Movimiento para el Alcance de Vida Independiente (MAVI) Río Piedras 758-7901http://www.mavi-pr.org
Politécnico Amigó Santurce 725-2059http://www.politecnicoamigo.com
San Jorge Children's Foundation Santurce 622-2200http://www.sanjorgechildrenshospital.com/index.php/nuestro-hospital/fundacion-ninos-san-jorge
Sociedad Americana Contra el Cáncer de PR Hato Rey 764-2295http://www.cancerpuertorico.org
Sociedad de Educación y Rehabilitación (SER) de PR Hato Rey 767-6710http://ser.pr
YMCA de San Juan Santurce 728-7200http://www.ymcasanjuan.org
Nombre Pueblo Teléfono Página Web
Asamblea Familiar Virgilio Dávila Bayamón 269-0325
Asociación de Espina Bífida e Hidrocefalia de PR Bayamón 740-0033http://www.espinabifidapr.com
Asociación Pro Juventud y Comunidad Barrio Palmas Cataño 788-5105https://www.facebook.com/apjuventud
Banco de Alimentos de Puerto Rico Bayamón 740-3663http://www.bancoalimentospr.org
Boy Scouts of America - PR Council Guaynabo 790-0323https://www.facebook.com/bsapuertorico
Centro de Envejecientes Juan de los Olivos Vega Alta 270-4517
Centro de Orientación y Acción Social Vega Alta 883-6817http://www.vegaaltaparacristo.com/historial/ministeros/centroorientacion.html
Centro de Renovación y Desarrollo Humano-Espiritual Buen Pastor Guaynabo 789-9596http://www.manta.com/c/mtqfyt6/centro-de-renovacin-y-desarrollo-humano-espiritual-buen-pastor-inc
Centro Geriátrico El Remanso Bayamón 797-5083
Centro Nuevos Horizontes Bayamón 269-1577https://www.facebook.com/CNuevosHorizontes/
Centro Renacer Guaynabo 720-0235http://www.centro-renacer.org
Cuerpo Voluntario de Servicios Médicos de Emergencia Hatillo 509-0765http://www.cvsme.com
Esperanza para la Vejez (HOPE) Bayamón 995-0090http://www.esperanzaparalavejez.com
Forjando un Nuevo Comienzo Guaynabo 731-5480https://www.facebook.com/Forjando-Un-Nuevo-Comienzo-Corp-784324868248290/
Hogar Colegio La Milagrosa Arecibo 878-0341http://hogarcolegiolamilagrosa.com
Hogar de Ayuda El Refugio Cataño 792-1117http://www.hogardeayudaelrefugio.com
Hogar de Niños Forjadores de Esperanza Bayamón 730-0200
Hogar del Niño El Ave María Bayamón 279-3003http://www.hogardelninoelavemaria.org
Hogar Escuela Sor María Rafaela Bayamón 785-9517https://www.facebook.com/hogarescuelasormariarafaela/
Hogar Fátima Bayamón 779-3999http://www.osrhogarfatimainc.com
Hogar Infantil Santa Teresita del Niño Jesús Arecibo 817-6651
Hogar Posada La Victoria Toa Alta 870-3474
Hogar Ruth Vega Alta 792-6596http://hogarruth.org
Hogar Santa María Eufrasia Arecibo 878-5166
Hogar Santísima Trinidad Toa Alta 799-6208https://www.facebook.com/Hogar-Santisima-Trinidad-140822025995294/
Instituto Pre-Vocacional e Industrial de PR Arecibo 879-3300
Instituto Psicopedagógico de PR Bayamón 783-5431https://www.facebook.com/InstitutoPsicopedagogicoPR/
Juan Domingo en Acción Guaynabo 783-4034https://www.jdapr.org
Oficina para la Promoción y el Desarrollo Humano Arecibo 817-6951http://opdh.org
Programa del Adolescente de Naranjito Naranjito 869-4283https://www.facebook.com/naranjitopani
Sociedad Puertorriqueña de Epilepsia Bayamón 782-6200https://www.facebook.com/Sociedad-Puertorrique%C3%B1a-de-Epilepsia-1620550098243280/
Nombre Pueblo Teléfono Página Web
Albergue Los Peregrinos Caguas 744-8898
Asociación Educativa Pro Desarrollo Humano de Culebra Culebra 742-0259
Casa de la Bondad Humacao 852-7265https://www.facebook.com/casabondad
Centro de Envejecientes Club de Oro Caguas 743-3359
Centro Esperanza Loíza 876-3389http://www.centroesperanzaloiza.org
Centro Providencia para Personas de Mayor Edad Loíza 256-2320
Corporación Milagros de Amor Caguas 745-4605https://www.facebook.com/milagrosdelamorpr
Hogar Cuna San Cristóbal Caguas 747-9488http://www.hogarcunasancristobal.com
Hogar La Piedad 746-0535
Hogares Teresa Toda Canóvanas 886-2060http://www.hogaresteresatoda.org
Institute for Individual, Group and Organizacional Development (AFANA) Gurabo 737-7636https://www.facebook.com/Instituto-Igodi-Programa-AFANA-188837797822549/
Instituto de Orientación y Terapia Familiar Caguas 746-5756http://www.inotef.org/53/index.html
La Casa de Todos Juncos 734-5511
Ministerio Ayuda al Necesitado “Casa de Misericordia” Gurabo 737-0271
Programa de Educación Comunal de Entrega y Servicio (PECES) Humacao 285-7979http://pecesinc.org
Taller Salud Loíza 876-3440http://www.tallersalud.com
Travelers Aid of PR (Ayuda al Viajero) Carolina 791-1034http://www.travelersaid.org/tai-members/travelers-aid-of-puerto-rico/
Nombre Pueblo Teléfono Página Web
Asociación de Personas con Impedimento San Germán 892-5363
Asociación Mayagüezana de Personas con Impedimentos Mayagüez 832-7460http://www.ampipr.org
Asociación Pro-Ciudadanos con Impedimentos de Sabana Grande Sabana Grande 873-2060
Casa del Peregrino Aguadilla 891-0059
Casa Juan Bosco Aguadilla 882-7027https://www.facebook.com/casajuanbosco
Centro de Adultos y Niños con Impedimentos (CANII) Isabela 872-5565http://centrocanii2006.blogspot.com/
Centro de Ayuda y Terapia al Niño con Impedimento (AYANI) Moca 818-4405http://www.centroayani.org
Centro de Intervención e Integración Paso a Paso Hatillo 881-8189http://www.ciipap.org/somos
Centro Espibi Mayagüez 834-7991http://centro-espibi.blogspot.com/
Centro Geriátrico Caritativo La Milagrosa Mayagüez 834-0688https://www.facebook.com/Centro-geriatrico-caritativo-La-Milagrosa-inc-401492406663839/
Hogar Albergue de Niños de San Germán (Portal de Amor) San Germán 892-3515https://www.facebook.com/Hogar-Albergue-de-Ni%C3%B1os-de-San-German-Portal-de-Amor-183687798754/
Hogar Albergue para Niños Jesús de Nazaret Mayagüez 831-6161http://hogarjesusdenazaret.org/en/
Hogar de Envejecientes Irma Fe Pol Lares 897-6090http://www.hogarirmafepol.org/?id=home
Hogar Infantil Jesús Nazareno Isabela 872-0015http://hogarinfantiljesusnazarenoinc.blogspot.com/
Misión Rescate Mayagüez 831-4015
Programa de Apoyo y Enlace Comunitario Aguada 252-3439http://www.paec-pr.org/index.html
Proyecto La Nueva Esperanza Aguadilla 890-2274https://www.facebook.com/proyectolanuevaesperanzainc/
Servicios Sociales Católicos - Diócesis de Mayagüez Mayagüez 833-3627http://www.sscdemayaguez.org
Nombre Pueblo Teléfono Página Web
Casa Pensamiento de Mujer del Centro Aibonito 735-6698https://www.facebook.com/Casa-Pensamiento-de-Mujer-del-Centro-Inc-561040580609772
Centro Coameño para la Vejez Coamo 825-1651
Centro de Envejecientes Hogar Paz de Cristo Coto Laurel 848-2135
Centro de Respiro y Rehabilitación San Francisco Cayey 738-1834https://www.facebook.com/CRRSF/
Centro de Servicios Ferrán Ponce 840-2621https://www.facebook.com/csferran/
Centro Madre Dominga Casa Belén Ponce 290-3627https://www.facebook.com/centromadredominga.casabelen
Centro Margarita Cidra 739-6030http://www.centromargarita.com
Centro para Niños El Nuevo Hogar Adjuntas 829-8835
Centro Ramón Frade para Personas de Mayor Edad Cayey 738-3864
Centro San Francisco Ponce 842-2776
Centros Sor Isolina Ferré - ABC Ponce 844-5013http://www.csifpr.org
Centros Sor Isolina Ferré - Manos que Ayudan Ponce 843-1910http://www.csifpr.org
entros Sor Isolina Ferré - Subiendo Peldaños Guayama 842-0000http://www.csifpr.org
Comité de Gericultura de Guayama Guayama 864-5236
Instituto de Formación Santa Ana Adjuntas 829-2504http://home.coqui.net/isahogar/
Instituto Especial para el Desarrollo Integral del Individuo, Familia y Comunidad Guánica 821-0546https://www.facebook.com/iidiifco
Instituto Especial para el Desarrollo Integral del Individuo, Familia y Comunidad Maricao 838-4002https://www.facebook.com/idiifco.maricao
Instituto Especial para el Desarrollo Integral del Individuo, Familia y Comunidad Yauco 856-3798https://www.facebook.com/Instituto-Especial-Yauco-166211896746815/
Sociedad Pro Niños Sordos de Puerto Rico Ponce 840-3011
YMCA de Ponce Ponce 843-1870https://www.facebook.com/PONCE-YMCA-63452831535

Affiliation Process

The collected funds in United Way Puerto Rico are provided by donations of the employees through voluntary payroll discounts, corporate donations, personal contributions, the Honor Circle, the society of Alexis of Tocqueville, the Combined Federal Campaign, the public employees charity campaign and other special events.

Annually, the funds raised are distributed by the community of volunteers in an evaluative and fair way taking into consideration the needs of the community. United Way Puerto Rico trains these volunteers in the evaluation process of the nonprofit organization and divides them in to identified panels. The panels of Community Investment get divided by geographic region and when it concludes the process of evaluation, they present to the board of Governors and express their recommendations on how to distribute the funds between the requesting organizations. 

The process of evaluating the performance of the affiliates is annual and for them to belong to our regular program it is required to meet the following:

Requirements of the affiliation United Way Puerto Rico

he nonprofit affiliated organizations offer services in three pillars identified by United Way Puerto Rico: education, health, stability financially.

  • Be incorporated into the State Department as a nonprofit institution.
  • Possess the Tax Exemption Certification of the Department of the Treasury.
  • Have a Board of  Directors, with at least nine members, that meets at least four times a year
  • Take more than a year providing direct service to the community.
  • Offer social or health services to the residents of Puerto Rico, regardless of race, color, religion, cultural heritage, age, sex, physical or mental impairment, political affiliation, sexual orientation or other socio-economic considerations.
  • It cannot be organized for political, fundraising, religious, cultural or environmental purposes.
  • Its programs and services must fulfill and be consistent with the mission and purpose of the agency.
  • Have a full time executive director or administrator.
  • Use a complete accounting system under the accrual basis.
  • Possess the operating licenses required by law, issued by the relevant authorities, according to the service offered by the agency.
  • Comply with the personnel standards required by the Department of Labor.
  • Have audited financial statements for the last fiscal year.
  • Purchase and rental of equipment, furniture or other capital assets
  • Construction, improvements, major or minor repairs to your physical facilities
  • Travel in and out of Puerto Rico
  • Car allowance, vehicle repair, reimbursement of mileage and related expenses; representation expenses 
  • Petty cash 
  • Donations to individuals or agencies
  • Cellphones
  • Training to personal and volunteers
  • Taxes, penalty and related interest 
  • Mortgages or debts
  • Religious activities, material and personnel, such as: catechism, spiritual retreats, communion wafers, Bibles, congregations or churches
  • Personnel who do not meet the basic requirements of their position (licenses, education)
  • Transfer between banked accounts
  • Checks in the name of cash
  • Payments on behalf of individuals other than for services rendered
  • Activities, lecturers, parties and other recreational events
  • Proposal preparation expenses
  • Churches or Religions
  • Cultural activities 
  • Environmental programs that are not directly and obviously related to health social services
  • Direct financial assistance to individuals for scholarships, training or courses; nor to address economic situations 
  • Precarious of individuals or families
  • Revitalization through commercial activities
  • Service and protection of animals
  • Construction or improvements to physical facilities

United Way of Puerto Rico guarantees that their decisions are related with the distribution of funds to the affiliated organizations nonprofit will be made without diction of race, color, religion, physical impurity, nationality, politic affiliation, sexual orientation or other socio-economic considerations.

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